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For discussion of Definitions, Acronyms, Abbreviations and Interpretations
15th December 2016 08:30 PM Go to last post
601 5,607
Discussions related to Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP).
24th February 2017 06:37 AM Go to last post
889 6,409
Guidelines for quality and/or environmental management systems auditing, including Internal Audit and Process Audit sub-forums
24th February 2017 09:17 PM Go to last post
1,807 24,537
For discussions specific to Internal Auditing.
24th February 2017 09:17 PM Go to last post
855 12,198
General Auditing issues and discussions: Gap analysis, pre-assessment, assessment (registration {aka certification}), 2nd and 3rd party.
by tony s
7th February 2017 07:22 AM Go to last post
814 10,751
Process Audit and Layered Process Audit discussions.
11th December 2016 05:01 PM Go to last post
138 1,588
Benchmarking Methods and Related General Discussions.
by filen
20th February 2017 09:24 AM Go to last post
118 813
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Capability and Stability related discussions - Cp, Cpk, Pp, Ppk, Mp, Mpk (et al).
by Bev D
31st January 2017 10:00 AM Go to last post
430 3,795
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.
16th February 2017 10:33 AM Go to last post
115 1,303
Contract Review Process Discussions and Information
7th February 2017 12:36 PM Go to last post
62 487
Dealing with Customer complaints/concerns.
by Jean_B
24th February 2017 04:58 AM Go to last post
141 1,338
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 jfries2
24th February 2017 04:30 PM Go to last post
453 3,137
Process and Product Design and Development discussion discussions. Design Verification and Validation included.
12th January 2017 12:12 PM Go to last post
509 3,680
Documentation Systems (Document Control), including Procedures, Forms, and Templates.
27th February 2017 06:21 PM Go to last post
2,223 20,791
Failure Modes Effects Analysis (FMEA) and Control Plan discussions here.
25th February 2017 09:21 PM Go to last post
853 6,852
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.
27th February 2017 05:25 PM Go to last post
4,269 31,513
Metrology - Calibration, Gage and 'How to Measure' (and related) questions.
27th February 2017 05:25 PM Go to last post
2,023 15,340
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.
2nd February 2017 05:16 PM Go to last post
413 3,094
Determining the Calibration Frequency (Interval) of Measurement and Test Devices
23rd August 2016 03:30 PM Go to last post
107 1,052
Calibration and Metrology Software and Hardware discussions.
by Marc
1st February 2017 03:06 PM Go to last post
109 738
This forum is for discussion of Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA) including Gage R&R and the AIAG's MSA Manual requirements.
16th February 2017 12:34 PM Go to last post
1,359 9,707
Measurement Uncertainty (MU) related discussions
8th February 2017 12:38 PM Go to last post
258 1,582
Please use this forum to discuss Inspection, Prints (Drawings), Testing, Sampling and Related Topics.
by Bev D
21st February 2017 01:44 PM Go to last post
1,573 12,143
AQL - Acceptable Quality Level discussions
by Ninja
9th December 2016 03:05 PM Go to last post
144 1,145
Management Review related Discussions and Information.
by Andrej
18th January 2017 08:58 AM Go to last post
146 2,120
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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.
27th February 2017 04:57 AM Go to last post
763 7,428
Significant Systems, including 8-D / 7-D, etc. Can you prove Effectiveness (for example) of a Corrective Action?
28th February 2017 01:53 AM Go to last post
680 7,698
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?
1st November 2016 12:35 PM Go to last post
210 3,038
Principles and generic guidelines on Risk Management.
by Mor628
15th December 2016 10:16 PM Go to last post
13 79
Problem Solving, 5s Problem Solving, 5 Whys - Root Cause Fault and Failure Analysis discussions.
by Marc
27th February 2017 03:14 PM Go to last post
164 2,355
Quality Manual Development and Quality Systems Manual related Discussions.
17th February 2017 11:59 AM Go to last post
271 4,073
Quality Manager and Quality Assurance Management Issues/questions
6th February 2017 03:31 AM Go to last post
651 6,444
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 Miner
24th February 2017 09:26 AM Go to last post
1,621 12,949
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 Miner
24th February 2017 09:26 AM Go to last post
1,090 8,465
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?
21st December 2016 03:41 PM Go to last post
303 3,001
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.
25th February 2017 03:18 AM Go to last post
375 3,903
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 Marc
29th November 2016 01:43 AM Go to last post
218 1,139
SPC (Statistical Process Control) and all of the various Statistical Analysis tools and techniques!
by Miner
23rd February 2017 08:57 AM Go to last post
1,324 10,821
A focused forum on Supplier Quality Assurance and related Supplier (aka Vendor) issues as requested.
8th February 2017 12:21 PM Go to last post
677 5,856
Training and related topic discussions.
by bigqman
15th February 2017 05:01 PM Go to last post
755 6,356

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