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For discussion of Definitions, Acronyms, Abbreviations and Interpretations
16th July 2017 11:56 AM Go to last post
607 5,639
Discussions related to Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP).
18th July 2017 08:46 AM Go to last post
897 6,435
Guidelines for quality and/or environmental management systems auditing, including Internal Audit and Process Audit sub-forums
by Tyler C
20th July 2017 09:18 AM Go to last post
1,818 24,629
For discussions specific to Internal Auditing.
by Tyler C
20th July 2017 09:18 AM Go to last post
860 12,230
General Auditing issues and discussions: Gap analysis, pre-assessment, assessment (registration {aka certification}), 2nd and 3rd party.
by howste
6th July 2017 12:27 PM Go to last post
820 10,810
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.
by BradM
6th June 2017 09:23 AM Go to last post
119 820
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Capability and Stability related discussions - Cp, Cpk, Pp, Ppk, Mp, Mpk (et al).
by Miner
20th July 2017 10:01 AM Go to last post
435 3,824
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.
14th June 2017 09:05 PM Go to last post
114 1,278
Contract Review Process Discussions and Information
31st March 2017 07:06 PM Go to last post
62 488
Dealing with Customer complaints/concerns.
142 1,340
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 elkel
19th July 2017 03:06 PM Go to last post
454 3,152
Process and Product Design and Development discussion discussions. Design Verification and Validation included.
by howste
26th May 2017 02:24 PM Go to last post
514 3,697
Documentation Systems (Document Control), including Procedures, Forms, and Templates.
11th July 2017 02:17 PM Go to last post
2,234 20,878
Failure Modes Effects Analysis (FMEA) and Control Plan discussions here.
30th June 2017 11:40 AM Go to last post
866 6,933
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.
20th July 2017 07:12 AM Go to last post
4,324 31,842
Metrology - Calibration, Gage and 'How to Measure' (and related) questions.
20th July 2017 07:12 AM Go to last post
2,048 15,496
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.
19th July 2017 07:31 AM Go to last post
422 3,154
Determining the Calibration Frequency (Interval) of Measurement and Test Devices
by ace3838
14th July 2017 04:19 PM Go to last post
108 1,061
Calibration and Metrology Software and Hardware discussions.
by CalRich
5th May 2017 10:49 AM Go to last post
111 758
This forum is for discussion of Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA) including Gage R&R and the AIAG's MSA Manual requirements.
by Miner
10th July 2017 07:59 AM Go to last post
1,375 9,786
Measurement Uncertainty (MU) related discussions
29th March 2017 09:15 AM Go to last post
260 1,587
Please use this forum to discuss Inspection, Prints (Drawings), Testing, Sampling and Related Topics.
by howste
19th July 2017 08:47 AM Go to last post
1,597 12,275
AQL - Acceptable Quality Level discussions
by CodyP24
19th July 2017 08:26 AM Go to last post
147 1,164
Management Review related Discussions and Information.
19th July 2017 10:34 AM Go to last post
151 2,185
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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.
5th July 2017 10:22 PM Go to last post
769 7,455
Significant Systems, including 8-D / 7-D, etc. Can you prove Effectiveness (for example) of a Corrective Action?
12th July 2017 09:55 AM Go to last post
687 7,783
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?
by Wolf.K
28th March 2017 07:05 AM Go to last post
210 3,043
Principles and generic guidelines on Risk Management.
by Bonew
23rd June 2017 04:37 AM Go to last post
14 81
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.
12th July 2017 08:12 AM Go to last post
276 4,137
Quality Manager and Quality Assurance Management Issues/questions
30th June 2017 01:03 PM Go to last post
655 6,512
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.
1,633 13,004
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.
1,098 8,496
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?
26th April 2017 04:55 PM Go to last post
304 3,005
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.
by Miner
9th May 2017 07:51 AM Go to last post
376 3,904
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 leaning
18th July 2017 10:53 AM Go to last post
1,343 10,911
A focused forum on Supplier Quality Assurance and related Supplier (aka Vendor) issues as requested.
13th July 2017 06:10 AM Go to last post
681 5,873
Training and related topic discussions.
by leaning
12th July 2017 11:41 PM Go to last post
764 6,408

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