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ASQ CSQE *Exam Prep* Course Live ONLINE (CP500-3) Sept. 17 through Nov. 19, 2020

September 17 at 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

ASQ Philadelphia offers this final option this year to prepare for the ASQ CSQE Exam. Even if the live dates do not fully accommodate all students’ evening or work-travel plans, the .mp4 video recorded sessions offer flexibility. Flexibility on a weekly basis to either attend live or view a recorded session at your leisure. The student can always email any questions they have after viewing a recording and the instructor will reply within 36 hours.

Fall Offering (CP500-3)

ASQ Philadelphia offers this Certified Software Quality Engineer (CSQE) Online Exam Prep Course (CP500-3, 3.0 RUs). This course is paced at 10 consecutive sessions aligned to ASQ’s CSQE Exam Testing window December 1st – 31st, 2020. Live Class Dates: SEPTEMBER: 9/17 9/24; OCTOBER 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29; NOVEMBER 11/5 11/12 Final Class 11/19. The final class ends before the December exam window and avoids a conflict with Thanksgiving. A cost saving discount is offered through Early Bird registration, and when three or more from the same company register together.

The Section reserves the right to cancel the course if the minimum enrollment of 6 is not met. Refunds will be provided if class is not held. For tracking status of Go/No-Go based on ticket sales you can contact Section 0505 volunteer Tom Reed tomreed610@verizon.net.

The connection for a live online http://www.GoToMeeting.com requires Google Chrome browser on your computer. Get Chrome: https://www.google.com/chrome/browser. Your contact information email and Phone Number obtained during registration is important. The instructor will contact you directly before the first class on how to access the Web-based platforms for the course. Classes are recorded and shall be available for playback fas a reference or if a class is missed.

About the Instructor – Curt Gendler, CSQE, PMP
Curt Gendler an ASQ Certified Software Quality Engineer and a PMI Certified Project Manager (PMP) is a Quality Senior Engineer at AstraZeneca Biologics at the Frederick Manufacturing Center in Maryland, USA. Curt brings real life experience to his class for those who not only want to be certified but want to go beyond the boundaries of the CSQE Primer and learn through actual experience. He has worked in the Quality arena for over 25 years, and over 35 years in the Computer industry. He has hands-on CSV experience and oversight of the Computer System Validation program (along with his group at AstraZeneca Biologics) and Management experience throughout the medical device and pharmaceutical industry. He is spearheading a CSV/A (assurance) training program incorporating the soon to be released FDA Guidance on Computer System Assurance (targeted to replace the FDA Computer Software Validation Guidance. Curt was recognized as a Quality Champion for introducing a leaner improved approach to Software Validation incorporating Critical Assurance based thinking and risk-based validation.

Proposed Benefits:

ASQ Members earn 3.0 RUs

Prepare for the ASQ CSQE exam. Provide a strong knowledge base for implementing or improving software quality engineering techniques and practices in your organization. This course also provides practical skills combined with the instructor’s experience and unique perspective which can allow students to transition the skills learned in this course to their own work environment.

In addition, the Live aspect provides the camaraderie, collaboration, and connections with others in the field of Quality that may provide support and assistance in many other ways. Curt has presented this course to students across the globe.

The course workbook used is not included in the ASQ Philadelphia Eventbrite class registration purchase.

The $85.00 CSQE Primer from the Quality Council of Indiana will be required of each participant to purchase from themselves before the first class. The supplemental $35.00 CSQE solution set, is not required but it is recommended. The Primer will be used as the principal class guide. The Solution Set has expanded explanations to the sample test questions contained in the Primer.


ASQ Certification Examination Note:

Registration and fees for this class do not include registration for any certification examination. The registration deadline for the December 2020 exam window is several weeks after the class has begun. Consider waiting for exam registration until the class is confirmed to be held. Each certification candidate is required to pass an online examination that consists of multiple-choice questions that measure comprehension of the ASQ CSQE Body of Knowledge. To review your credentials and eligibility to take the CSQE exam prior to class registration, or to download a .pdf copy of the ASQ CSQE Body of Knowledge please go to https://asq.org/cert/software-quality-engineer

Payment Options:

Payment for the course is due to the Eventbrite Sales End date and time.

PayPal: This is the preferred payment. Follow instructions on the Eventbrite Registration page.

Pay by Check: Act promptly. An alternative that requires special arrangement with the Instructor and Section Treasurer listed below, is to pay by check. Contact via email the Instructor directly cgendler@yahoo.com m: 484-467-9849 or backup volunteer Tom Reed tomreed610@verizon.net m: 215-779-6712 to receive an email confirmation of securing a seat; then, make checks payable to ASQ Philadelphia Section 0505.

Mail checks to:

ASQ Section 0505

c/o Tom Petrocella, Treasurer

422 Woodland Ave.

Glendora, NJ 08029

Class information and Emergency Contact:

Curt Gendler, Instructor, 484-467-9849 or cgendler@yahoo.com

Tom Petrocella, Section Treasurer, 609-405-0035 or tpetrocella@comcast.net


September 17
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:


Philadelphia Section – American Society for Quality


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