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ZISO-1039 Certified Quality Auditor (CQA)

2.4 CEU’s

This is an 8 week course designed to prepare quality professionals for the Certified Quality Auditor (CQA) Examination that leads to CQA Certification from the American Society for Quality (ASQ). The course will review the significant sections of the CQA Body of Knowledge including audit planning, audit process, fundamentals, auditor competencies, audit program management and a number of quality tools used in the audit process. Sample exam questions will be reviewed throughout the course to give students the feel of the exam.

Contact hours: 24

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1040 Certified Quality Engineer (CQE)

3.3 CEU’s

The Certified Quality Engineer Refresher course is designed for individuals preparing for the Certified Quality Engineer Exam. It provides a comprehensive review of the Body of Knowledge, established by the American Society for Quality (ASQ) and reinforces your understanding of a Quality Engineer’s role. This course will increase your skills using metrology and statistical methods to diagnose and correct improper quality control practices, as well as refresh your skills relating to applying and analyzing testing and inspection procedures. Achieving certification is a mark of excellence; it demonstrates that you have the knowledge and understanding to ensure the quality of products and services.

Contact hours: 33

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1041 Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence (CMQ/OE) Refresher

2.4 CEU’s

This is an 8 week course designed to prepare quality professionals for the Certified Manager of Quality/ Organizational Excellence (CMQOE) Examination that leads to CMQOE Certification from the American Society for Quality (ASQ). The course will review the significant sections of the CMQOE Body of Knowledge including Leadership, Teams/ Team Processes, Code of ethics, Strategic Planning, Stakeholder Analysis, Management Skills, Communication Skills, Project Management, Quality Systems, Quality Management Tools, Measurement/Metrics, Customer & Supply Management. Sample exam questions will be reviewed throughout the course to give students the feel of the exam.

Contact hours: 24

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1044 Certified Quality Technician (CQT) Refresher

2.4 CEU’s

Designed for those who can analyze quality problems, prepare inspection plans and instruction, select sampling plan applications, and apply fundamental statistical methods for process control. Modules include quality concepts and tools, statistical techniques, metrology and calibration, inspection and testing, quality audits, and preventive and corrective action. This course will prepare participants to take American Society for Quality's (ASQ) Certified Quality Technician exam.

Contact hours: 24

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1064 Certified Quality Improvement Associate (CQIA) Refresher

1.8 CEU’s

The Certified quality Improvement Associate (CQIA) is an individual who has basic knowledge of quality tools and their uses and is involved in quality improvement projects, but does not necessarily come from a traditional quality area. This refresher course reviews in detail the CQIA Bodies of Knowledge to help those individuals preparing to take the American Society for Quality (ASQ) Certified Quality Improvement Associate Exam.

Contact hours: 18

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1130 Plexus Understanding and Internal Auditing for ISO 14001:2015

2.4 CEU’s

An environmental management system (EMS) based on the ISO 14001 standard is recognized worldwide as a superb methodology for reducing environmental hazards, maintaining regulatory compliance and as a cost-saving vehicle. Environmental management system internal auditors assist an organization in maintaining an effective EMS and in meeting environmentally sensitive targets and objectives. Using environmental methodology and tools, this ISO 14001:2015 EMS internal auditor class helps your organization drive continuous improvement. Learn a range of internal EMS auditing skills that will help you become a strong advocate and auditor in your company's effort to obtain maximum value from your commitment to environmental issues. Gain confidence in your audit skills - from planning through reporting the results. Acquire actual experience working as a member of a functioning audit team during the course.

Contact hours: 24

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1149 Exemplar Global Certified/Plexus ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor Training

3.6 CEU’s

Learn the full range of auditing skills that will help you become a strong advocate in your company’s effort to obtain maximum value from your commitment to ISO 9001:2015. Participants will acquire the necessary skills to become a leader in preparing and conducting audits through interactive methods while avoiding lecture-based learning. Successful completion of this course meets the training requirements for certification of individual QMS Lead Auditors.

Contact hours: 36

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1152 Exemplar Global Certified/ Plexus: ISO 9001:2015 Understanding and Internal Auditor Training

2.4 CEU’s

Designed for new or experienced internal auditors, this course provides participants with an understanding of the requirements of auditing to ISO 9001:2015. Participants will acquire the necessary skills to become a leader in preparing and conducting audits through interactive methods while avoiding lecture-based learning. Successful completion of this course meets the training requirements for certification of individual QMS Internal Auditors.

Contact hours: 24

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1153 Exemplar Global Certified/Plexus ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor Training-IATF16949:2016 AutoEmphasis

2.4 CEU’s

This internationally-accredited 3-day course is designed for new internal auditors and experienced internal auditors who need to perform internal quality audits to IATF 16949:2016. Participants will complete an in-depth review of ISO 9001:2015, IATF 16949:2016, and the tools to effectively prepare and conduct internal audits. Through individual participation and group exercises, participants will apply and audit the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 and IATF 16949:2016 through case study activities that focus on industry-recognized auditing techniques. A final examination is included at the end of the course.

Contact hours: 24

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1154 Plexus AS9100D Understanding and Internal Quality Auditing

2.1 CEU’s

Internal audits remain a crucial requirement of the AS9100D standard to verify the compliance of an organization’s quality management system to the standard. This internal auditor course is designed for both new auditors and existing internal auditors who need a thorough refresher of how to perform an internal audit to AS9100. Participants will gain an in-depth understanding of AS9100D and the tools to effectively prepare and conduct 1st and 2nd party audits to AS9100D. Through interactive learning methods, this course engages participants in a detailed review of AS9100D, including key changes related to counterfeit parts, documented information, operational risk management, process approach, and risk-based thinking.

Contact hours: 21

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1155 Plexus: ISO 13485:2016 – Medical Devices Understanding and Internal Auditor

2.4 CEU’s

In the field of medical products, devices, and components, regulatory requirements and customer expectations are demanding. Throughout the world, manufacturers and their suppliers are expected to comply with the highest standards and regulations. ISO 13485 Medical Devices is the standard for organizations engaged in the manufacture of medical devices. Designed for new and current auditors interested in sharpening their auditing skills, participants will acquire the necessary skills to become a leader in preparing and conducting 1st and 2nd party audits to ISO 13485. This course includes a simulated audit, based on documentation from an actual organization, so participants can develop and refine their newly acquired knowledge and skills.

Contact hours: 24

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1156 Plexus: ISO 13485/ FDA 21CFR820 QSR- Medical Devices Overview

0.8 CEU’s

This one day course has been designed to provide an insight into the use of ISO 13485 as the basis for a quality management system implemented by medical device manufacturers. Time will be spent during the course reviewing requirements of ISO 13485 and making comparisons to ISO 9001 and the FDA’s Quality System Regulation. Participants engage in activities that foster an understanding of each standard element, the benefits of each element for their organization, and for them as participants in a business management system.

Contact hours: 8

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1159 Value Stream & Process Mapping

2 CEU’s

This course will focus on teaching participants methods to map business processes. The blended course includes 16 hours of classroom instruction and 2-4 hours of online assignments (varies by individual). Through experiential instruction, discussion, group activities, and hands-on exercises, participants will learn how to identify a business process, read and create process maps, and document the process.

Contact hours: 20

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1161 Plexus: Understanding ISO 9001:2015

1.6 CEU’s

Learn the concepts of ISO 9001:2015 through the use of hands-on, interactive learning. This course covers an in-depth, clause by clause review of the Standard.

Contact hours: 16

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1164 Core Tools I: Plexus Understanding and Implementing APQP, Control Plans, PPAP and FMEA

2.4 CEU’s

Learn the skills needed to implement the Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) process, develop control plans and complete the production part approval process smoothly, efficiently and effectively within your company. Establish the foundation to void Murphy's Law; things that could go wrong don't have to when you learn to use Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEAs) successfully. Additionally, acquire the skills necessary to complete all five APQP phases from "voice of the customer" through final output, including control plan methodology and Production Parts Approval Process (PPAP) submission. This course will also teach you the skills to understand and use FMEAs and the concept of risk reduction and defect prevention.

Contact hours: 24

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1165 Core Tools II: Plexus Understanding and Implementing MSA and SPC

1.6 CEU’s

Establish a foundational knowledge-base to analyze your manufacturing system and enhance its effectiveness. Gain a basic understanding of how to establish, analyze and implement a statistical process control (SPC) system in a manufacturing environment. Discover the framework of how to implement and audit SPC fundamentals at your facility and develop a statistical toolbox that can be used for each of your projects that reflect the stability and capability of your manufacturing system. Furthermore, gain a better understanding of how to develop measurement studies for each of your projects that reflect the stability and capability of your measurement system. Identify the linkages between the measurement system, using techniques of measurement systems analysis (MSA) and the appropriate tools for defining its continued capability and effectiveness. In addition, this course includes activities to help you understand and audit your measurement system.

Contact hours: 16

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1168 Plexus: Transitioning to IATF 16949:2016

1.6 CEU’s

This 2-day training focuses on an in-depth review of the changes from ISO/TS 16949:2009 to ISO 9001:2015 and IATF 16949:2016. This training program provides participants with the necessary knowledge to support their organization in achieving compliance to ISO 9001:2015 and IATF 16949:2016. It is designed for experienced implementation team and other experienced representatives from key functional groups responsible for transitioning the organization’s quality management system to ISO 9001:2015 and IATF 16949:2016.

Contact hours: 16

Not financial aid eligible.

ZISO-1169 Plexus: Transitioning ISO 9001:2008 to 2015

1.6 CEU’s

During this on-site workshop, participants will complete a review of the changes to ISO 9001:2015 in order to assess the level of complexity of transitioning to the new standard and determine potential strategies and actions to ensure effective and efficient implementation. The workshop is carried out using a multi-disciplinary approach and is led by Plexus Master Trainers who craft the workshop to target an organizations specific challenges with transitioning to ISO 9001:2015.

Contact hours: 16

Not financial aid eligible.