NEW – Introduction to Control Charting (EMU 150)

This course provides the participant with the fundamentals of Statistical Process Control. Key concepts are discussed such as individual and variable charts, ‘X-bar’ and ‘s’ charts, etc., to equip the participant to understand how processes change over time and if a process is in or out of control (stability).

 

Prerequisites

•    Familiar with basic arithmetic functions in spreadsheets
 
EQUIPMENT NEEDED:

The participant will need to bring a laptop computer with Microsoft Excel or similar spreadsheet installed.

 

Learning Outcomes

After successful completion of the course, the participant will be able to:

1.    Discuss the various components to control charts
2.    Based on process examples and decision tree provided, determine the appropriate control chart application
3.    Using data provided, build a control chart and predict if the process is "in control"
4.    Using a provided Excel template and data, determine if a process is out of control (unstable) and describe some of the errors that could have caused the condition and suggest possible mitigating tools

 

CEUs Awarded

0.8 CEUs Awarded*

 

*American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU.

Contact

Training Services
301-644-3235
Training@A2LA.org

Training

April 9, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

June 26, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

July 11, 2018
Chicago , IL
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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Venue to be announced.

August 6, 2018
Denver , CO
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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Introduction to Control Charting

September 19, 2018
Chicago , IL
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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Introduction to Control Charting

September 25, 2018
Kansas City , MT
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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Venue to be announced.

December 3, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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If you would like the A2LA corporate rate when booking your stay please contact asmith@a2la.org.

PLEASE NOTE: A2LA can offer on-site training at your facility. For additional information about this option, please contact Training Services, at 301-644-3235 or Training@A2LA.org.