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For discussion of Definitions, Acronyms, Abbreviations and Interpretations
25th August 2017 03:00 PM Go to last post
608 5,646
Discussions related to Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP).
17th September 2017 07:26 PM Go to last post
899 6,443
Guidelines for quality and/or environmental management systems auditing, including Internal Audit and Process Audit sub-forums
15th September 2017 05:24 PM Go to last post
1,830 24,755
For discussions specific to Internal Auditing.
15th September 2017 05:24 PM Go to last post
864 12,291
General Auditing issues and discussions: Gap analysis, pre-assessment, assessment (registration {aka certification}), 2nd and 3rd party.
by BradM
14th September 2017 10:09 AM Go to last post
828 10,875
Process Audit and Layered Process Audit discussions.
26th May 2017 01:19 AM Go to last post
138 1,589
Benchmarking Methods and Related General Discussions.
17th August 2017 09:28 AM Go to last post
120 825
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Capability and Stability related discussions - Cp, Cpk, Pp, Ppk, Mp, Mpk (et al).
by qcman
18th September 2017 02:14 PM Go to last post
439 3,873
Consultants and discussions related to consultants including ISO 10019 "Guidelines for the selection of quality management system consultants and use of their services" aspects / requirements.
12th September 2017 09:55 AM Go to last post
115 1,281
Contract Review Process Discussions and Information
31st March 2017 07:06 PM Go to last post
62 488
Dealing with Customer complaints/concerns.
by Ninja
23rd August 2017 08:13 AM Go to last post
144 1,365
Customer Requirements and Company Specific Requirements - including Ford's Q1 'Award' program. GM has it's GM-9000. Etc. Nissan and Honda have their requirements. Company specific requirements questions here, please!
by Cathey
13th September 2017 09:03 AM Go to last post
454 3,155
Process and Product Design and Development discussion discussions. Design Verification and Validation included.
by leaning
20th July 2017 10:28 PM Go to last post
515 3,698
Documentation Systems (Document Control), including Procedures, Forms, and Templates.
by Imecoli
14th September 2017 06:21 PM Go to last post
2,246 20,957
Failure Modes Effects Analysis (FMEA) and Control Plan discussions here.
by Bev D
16th September 2017 05:38 AM Go to last post
869 6,966
Calibration "Catch All" forum - ISO 17025, Calibration of Measurement Devices, Measurement Devices, Metrology (Calibration) and Test Laboratory related discussions. Many discussions in this forum are beyond ISO 17025 specific topics.
by v9991
19th September 2017 11:51 AM Go to last post
4,346 31,990
Metrology - Calibration, Gage and 'How to Measure' (and related) questions.
by v9991
19th September 2017 11:51 AM Go to last post
2,062 15,578
ISO 17025 Calibration and Test Laboratories - ISO & IEC/EN 17025 (formerly ISO Guide 25 & EN45001); product certification (ISO Guide 65); inspection body (IEC 17020); and accreditation body questions (IEC 17011) also go here.
7th September 2017 09:18 AM Go to last post
424 3,169
Determining the Calibration Frequency (Interval) of Measurement and Test Devices
5th September 2017 10:44 AM Go to last post
108 1,065
Calibration and Metrology Software and Hardware discussions.
by BradM
17th August 2017 12:45 PM Go to last post
112 764
This forum is for discussion of Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA) including Gage R&R and the AIAG's MSA Manual requirements.
by yodon
12th September 2017 11:18 AM Go to last post
1,379 9,825
Measurement Uncertainty (MU) related discussions
14th August 2017 03:14 PM Go to last post
261 1,589
Please use this forum to discuss Inspection, Prints (Drawings), Testing, Sampling and Related Topics.
by howste
15th September 2017 08:44 AM Go to last post
1,601 12,297
AQL - Acceptable Quality Level discussions
28th July 2017 04:34 PM Go to last post
147 1,168
Management Review related Discussions and Information.
by Big Jim
8th September 2017 08:52 PM Go to last post
152 2,199
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Various other quality assurance and business systems related topics like Cost of Quality and other focused topics. Topics outside Quality and Environmental are allowed.
by Big Jim
15th September 2017 02:17 AM Go to last post
776 7,476
Significant Systems, including 8-D / 7-D, etc. Can you prove Effectiveness (for example) of a Corrective Action?
8th September 2017 05:18 PM Go to last post
688 7,803
Let's talk Deming! And who doesn't have a copy of Juran's 15 pound tome Quality Control Handbook? We all do. For discussion of Sarasohn, Protzman, Armand V. Feigenbaum, Crosby, Ishikawa, Taguchi, Shewhart, Imai and others. Philosophy, Gurus, Innovation and Evolution.
19th December 2014 06:01 PM Go to last post
209 3,886
What is a Corrective Action vs. a Preventive Action?
4th August 2017 08:12 AM Go to last post
210 3,048
Principles and generic guidelines on Risk Management.
by KyleB
18th September 2017 02:43 PM Go to last post
15 85
Problem Solving, 5s Problem Solving, 5 Whys - Root Cause Fault and Failure Analysis discussions.
17th May 2017 10:12 AM Go to last post
165 2,374
Quality Manual Development and Quality Systems Manual related Discussions.
by Marc
17th September 2017 10:44 PM Go to last post
278 4,154
Quality Manager and Quality Assurance Management Issues/questions
29th August 2017 07:20 AM Go to last post
656 6,516
Balanced ScoreCard, QFD, Taguchi & Shainin's Techniques, Pre-Control, Pareto, etc. - How to use them - When to use them - How to analyze the results - Success stories - Failures - Questions and general discussions.
by Marc
31st August 2017 06:48 PM Go to last post
1,637 13,019
This forum is for discussion of software programs specific to Quality Assurance, Environmental, Medical Device and other systems / manufacturing software including document control, FMEA, etc.
by Marc
31st August 2017 06:48 PM Go to last post
1,100 8,503
Includes legal and other related records and data discussions. What is a Quality Record and what quality records are required? What other required records are there in your company? Records are Evidence. What is Data?
30th August 2017 02:52 PM Go to last post
307 3,027
Love it or hate it, what ever six sigma is, it's been around for quite a while and looks to stay for quite a while.
29th August 2017 08:32 PM Go to last post
377 3,906
Software Quality Assurance topics including CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integrated), TickIT, Information Security Management (ISO 17799 and BS 7799), ISO/IEC 12207 Software Life Cycle Processes, ISO 15504, etc.
by Ninja
23rd May 2017 11:56 AM Go to last post
219 1,148
SPC (Statistical Process Control) and all of the various Statistical Analysis tools and techniques!
by reynald
15th September 2017 01:37 AM Go to last post
1,347 10,936
A focused forum on Supplier Quality Assurance and related Supplier (aka Vendor) issues as requested.
by Marc
20th August 2017 08:56 AM Go to last post
682 5,882
Training and related topic discussions.
by Gunel
13th September 2017 12:25 AM Go to last post
767 6,422

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