Training

Quality Support Group designs and delivers industry-leading workforce training solutions for our clients. QSG’s training portfolio includes topical and systemic approaches to improving organizational cultures, and we provide both public and customized in-house training courses. Since 1993, QSG has trained over 10,000 people in all areas of quality/regulatory systems and continuous improvement.

Training Events Calendar

QSG offers training courses in the following areas:

Quality Management 

Aerospace APQP and PPAP Workshop
AS9100:2016(D) Overview
AS9100:2016(D) Lead Auditor, Exemplar Global Certified
AS9100:2016(D) Transition and Implementation

AS9100:2016(D) Internal Auditing
Certified Quality Auditor (CQA) Exam Preparation
IATF 16949:2016 Overview
IATF 16949:2016 Lead Auditor, Exemplar Global Certified
IATF 16949:2016 Transition and Implementation
IATF 16949:2016 Internal Auditing
ISO 9001:2015 Overview
ISO 9001:2015 Leadership
ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor, Exemplar Global Certified
ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditing
ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor Transition
ISO 9001:2015 Transition and Implementation
ISO 9001: 2015 Risk Based Thinking
ISO 9001: 2015 Context of The Organization
ISO 13485:2016 Overview
ISO 13485:2016 Internal Auditing
ISO 13485:2016 Lead Auditor, Exemplar Global Certified
ISO/IEC 17025
National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program (NADCAP)
Productive Part Approval Process (PPAP)
Quality Basics (CQIA) Exam Preparation 
TL 9000 Implementation
VDA 6.3 Process Auditor

Process Improvement Tools / Techniques

Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP)
Basic Problem Solving
Blueprint Reading
Design of Experiments (DOE)-Introduction
Design of Experiments (DOE)-Advanced
Effective Problem Solving Techniques
Eight Discipline (8D) Structured Problem Solving
Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)-Introduction
Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)-Advanced
Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
Gauge Repeatability Reproducibility (GR&R)
Kaizen Events
Project Management
Product Reliability
Solidworks – Introduction
Solidworks – Advanced
Statistical Process Control (SPC)
Supply Chain Management

Operations Management (Lean Six Sigma)

5S
Basic Lean Manufacturing

Basic Quality Tools for Process Improvement
Creating Manufacturing Cells
Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control (DMAIC)
Implementing a KanBan Pull System
Leadership Awareness
Leading Change
Lean Business Simulation©
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt
Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Minitab Essentials
Minitab Quick Start
Process Mapping
Single Minute Exchange of Dies (SMED)
Standard Work Documentation
Value Stream Mapping (VSM)

FDA Quality System (QS) Regulation/Medical Device Good Manufacturing  Practices / ISO 13485

Design Control Concepts and Implementation
FDA Regulatory Approval
GMP Compliance, Regulatory Affairs & Validation
ISO 13485:2016 Overview

ISO 13485:2016 Internal Auditing
ISO 13485:2016 Lead Auditor, Exemplar Global Certified
Process Validation: Principles and Protocols
Software Development for Medical Device Manufacturers

Business Management

Leading A Team
Supervisory Skills

Food Safety / Certification

BRC Certification
Control of Listeria in the Ready-to-Eat (RTE) Environment
Food Safety Preventive Controls – FDA
Food Safety Preventive Control and HACCP – FDA
Food Safety Systems Internal Auditing
Good Manufacturing Practices for Food (GMP)
HACCP Fundamentals and Implementation
Labeling
Safe Quality Food (SQF) Systems Implementation

Environmental Management Systems

ISO 14001:2015 Overview
ISO 14001:2015 Gap Assessment
ISO 14001:2015 Internal Auditing

All of the above courses are available at QSG’s training facilities or on-site at your organization.

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