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ASQ Philadelphia CQE Certification Exam Prep/Refresher (CP200-2017-2) Course

September 7 @ 6:00 pm - November 9 @ 9:00 pm


Class held from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM every Thursday for 10 sessions starting on September 7, 2017 through November 9, 2017.

The timing of this course is aligned with the December 2017 testing window.

Students have the choice to attend the classroom or attend Online through Gotomeeting. Gotomeeting invite will be sent to all students 30 minutes before the first class.

Instructor: Paul Staudt

ASQ RU: 3.0

Prerequisites: None required. However, attendees preparing to take the ASQ Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) examination must have the requisite experience and education to qualify for the examination. Go to www.asq.org and click on Certification to obtain all the information necessary to sit for the examination.

Proposed Benefits

This course will help attendees become better prepared for the CQE examination by having them become familiar with the complete Body of Knowledge (see Topics to be covered below) for the CQE examination.

Class discussions will include an in-depth review of the examination process, and example test questions and answers will be provided to offer attendees a better understanding of the basic principles and applications that will appear on the examination.

Companies/organizations will benefit by having ASQ Quality Engineers because they are professionals who understand the principles of product and service quality evaluation and control. This Body of Knowledge and applied technologies include, but not limited to, development and operations of quality control systems, application and analysis of testing and inspection procedures, the ability to use metrology and statistical methods to diagnose and correct improper quality control practices, familiar with quality cost concepts, and the knowledge and ability to develop and administer management information systems. Having ASQ Certified Quality Engineers confirms your companies/organizations commitment to Quality.

Class Details:

The classroom techniques will include lecture, individual participation, group problem discussion, case studies, and quizzes to test understanding. All questions will be answered.

In an instructor-led class, any individual’s weaknesses of the subject matter are worked-on as a group so as to explain, clarify and fix the weakness.

In addition, a classroom-based class provides the camaraderie, collaboration, and connections with others in the field of Quality that may provide support and assistance in many other ways.

Taking this course does not require you to sit for the next examination. This course can be used to learn the fundamental elements that a Quality Engineer should know and be prepared to implement.

The CQE Primer from the Quality Council of Indiana will be used by each attendee. This is to be purchased separately by participants from the Quality Council of Indiana website. Section Handouts that will be used as the teaching material will be handed out during class as required.

Topics to be covered:

  • Audits, Calibration, Control Charts, Corrective/Preventive Action
  • Data Processing, Experimental Design, ISO 9000, Metrology
  • Malcolm Baldrige Award, NDT, Procurement QC, Probability
  • QA/QC Management, Quality Costs, Reliability and Maintainability
  • Sampling, SPC, Statistics, Surveys, Testing

Class Details:

Classroom/Online-based, must have a minimum registration of 5 students to hold. 10 sessions for three hours per week.

On Site – private class. Must guarantee a minimum of 6 students

  • 30 hours of instruction
  • Means of projection and training room to be provided by the organization.
  • Dates and times to be negotiated.

Certification Note:

Registration and fees for this class do not include registration for any certification examination. Registration deadlines are usually several weeks after the class has begun. If you are interested in taking the ASQ–CQE Certification Examination, please go to www.asq.org and click on Certification.


September 7 @ 6:00 pm
November 9 @ 9:00 pm
Event Category:


Philadelphia Section – American Society for Quality


Montgomery County Community College – Blue Bell
340 Dekalb Pike
Blue Bell, PA 19422
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