Certified Quality Technician Exam Preparatory Course

COURSE OUTLINE

COURSE LENGTH

36 Hours

REQUIRED TEXTBOOK

The Quality Technicians’ Handbook by Gary Griffith (Prentice Hall)

MEMBERSHIP/EXAM COSTS

ASQC Membership and exam fees are separate from course fees.

PRE-REQUISITE

This course assumes that each individual has the experience/education combination required to sit for the ASQC exam. It also assumes an equal amount of class hour versus homework hours are spent by the students. There is, due to many factors, no guarantee that the students will pass the exam.

BOOK

The Quality Technicians Handbook

OUTLINE
  • SPC METHODS
    Basic Statistics
    Control charts & Histograms
    Distributions
  • SAMPLING PLANS
    Mil-Std-1O5
    Mil-Std-414
    Probability & Sampling
    O.C. Curves & Risks
  • RELIABILITY
    Failure Rate
    MTBF/MTTR/MTTF
    Bathtub Curve
  • METROLOGY & CALIBRATION
    Standards of Measurement
    Calibration Systems & Definitions
    Mil-Std-45662
  • QUALITY COSTS
    Costs Categories
    Prevention Vs Detection
    Tracking Quality Costs
    QUALITY AUDITS
    System & Product Audits
    Audit Tracking & Reporting
  • SHOP MATH
    Basic Geometry/Trig.
    Simple Algebra
    Metric Conversions
  • BLUEPRINT READING
    Basic B/P Reading
    Basic Geometric Tolerancing
  • INSPECTION & GAGING
    Hand tools (Care & Use)
    Surface Plate Methods
    Dial Indicating Gages
  • PROBLEM SOLVING
    Methods/Steps
    7 Tools
  • SAMPLE CQT EXAM REVIEW
  • FINAL PREPARATION FOR EXAM