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Quality Inspector

Do you have a keen attention to detail? A career as a quality inspector could be a great fit. Our Quality Inspector training course will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to prove competency and begin your new career quickly.

This accelerated Quality Inspector course provides an intensive overview of skills necessary for quality assurance and inspection, including math, inspection, safety, materials, quality, and management.

12 Months / 100 Course Hrs
Open enrollment

Offered in Partnership with your Preferred School

Gateway Community College

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Learning Method

Instructor-led

Self-Paced. Study on your own schedule

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Details + Objectives

Course Code: GES779

What You Will Learn
  • Production Floor Safety
  • Metallurgy
  • Inspection Methods
  • GD&T
  • Six Sigma, 5S, Lean, and TPM
How the course is taught
  • Self-paced, online course
  • 12 months to complete
  • Open enrollment, begin anytime
  • 100 course hours
How you will benefit
  • Prepare for a career as a quality inspector, quality technician, quality assurance inspector, quality assurance technician, quality auditor, or quality control inspector
  • Gain the skills you need to confidently perform your job

Outline

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I. Math
  A.   Math Fundamentals 101
  B.   Math: Fractions and Decimals 111
  C.   Units of Measurement 112
  D.   Basics of Tolerance 121
  E.   Blueprint Reading 131
  F.   Algebra Fundamentals 141
  G.   Geometry: Lines and Angles 151
  H.   Geometry: Triangles 161
  I.   Geometry: Circles and Polygons 171
  J.   Trigonometry: The Pythagorean Theorem 201
  K.   Trigonometry: Sine, Cosine, Tangent 211
  L.   Trigonometry: Sine Bar Applications 221
  M. Statistics 231
II. Inspection
  A.   Basic Measurement 101
  B.   Calibration Fundamentals 111
  C.   Hole Standards and Inspection 141
  D.   Thread Standards and Inspection 151
  E.   Surface Texture and Inspection 201
  F.   Material Tests for Welding 201
  G.   Introduction to GD&T 301
  H.   Major Rules of GD&T 311
  I.   Inspecting a Prismatic Part 321
  J.   Inspecting a Cylindrical Part 331
  K.   Advanced Hole Inspection 341
  L.   Inspecting with Optical Comparators 351
  M. Inspecting with CMMs 361
  N.   Calibration and Documentation 371
  O.   In-Line Inspection Applications 381
  P.   Measuring System Analysis 300
III. Safety
  A.   Intro to OSHA 101
  B.   Safety for Metal Cutting 101
  C.   Personal Protective Equipment 111
  D.   Noise Reduction and Hearing Conservation 121
  E.   Respiratory Safety 131
  F.   Lockout/Tagout Procedures 141
  G.   SDS and Hazard Communication 151
  H.   Bloodborne Pathogens 161
  I.   Walking and Working Surfaces 171
  J.   Fire Safety and Prevention 181
  K.   Flammable/Combustible Liquids 191
  L.   Ergonomics 102
  M. Hand and Power Tool Safety 201
  N.   Safety for Lifting Devices 211
  O.   Powered Industrial Truck Safety 221
  P.   Confined Spaces 231
  Q.   Environmental Safety Hazards 241
  R.   Machine Guarding 140
IV. Materials
  A.   Introduction to Physical Properties 101
  B.   Introduction to Mechanical Properties 111
  C.   Introduction to Metals 121
  D.   Essentials of Heat Treatment of Steel 211
  E.   Hardness Testing 221
  F.   Ferrous Metals 231
  G.   Nonferrous Metals 241
  H.   Exotic Alloys 301
  I.   Machining Titanium Alloys 325
V. Lean, 5S, and Six Sigma
  A.   Lean Manufacturing Overview 101
  B.   Developing a Lean Culture 135
  C.   5S Overview 151
  D.   Intro to Six Sigma 171
  E.   Metrics for Lean 231
  F.   Six Sigma Goals and Tools 310
  G.   Maintaining a Consistent Lean Culture 330
  H.   Transforming Lean into Business Results 340
  I.   Measuring Lean Systems 350
VI. Quality and Manufacturing Management
  A.   Essentials of Leadership 110
  B.   Essentials of Communication 120
  C.   ISO 9000 Review 121
  D.   Continuous Process Improvement: Managing Flow 124
  E.   Continuous Process Improvement: Identifying and Eliminating Waste 125
  F.   Managing Performance: Best Practices 130
  G.   Managing Performance: Corrective Actions 135
  H.   Intro to Supply Chain Management 140
  I.   Basics of Manufacturing Costs 140
  J.   Conflict Resolution Principles 150
  K.   Conflict Resolution for Different Groups 155
  L.   Team Leadership 160
  M. Cell Design and Pull Systems 161
  N.   Quality and Customer Service 175
  O.   Troubleshooting 181
  P.   Personal Effectiveness 190
  Q.   Conducting Kaizen Events 191
  R.   Conducting an Internal Audit 201
  S.   Managing the Diverse Workplace 210
  T.   SPC Overview 211
  U.   Harassment and Discrimination 215
  V.   TS 16949:2009 Overview 221
  W. Interpreting Blueprints 230
  X.   Performance Management and the Law 230
  Y.   Fabrication Process 232
  Z.   Process Flow Charting 241
  AA. Strategies for Setup Reduction 251
  BB. Total Quality Management Overview 261
  CC. Management Tools: Problem Solving 270
  DD. Management Tools: Product and Process Design 275
  EE. Value Stream Mapping: The Current State 301
  FF. Value Stream Mapping: The Future State 311
  GG. Managing Practices for Total Quality 320
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Instructors & Support

No instructor

This is not an instructor facilitated course; however, support will be provided through email, online forms, and phone.

Requirements

Prerequisites / Requirements

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to take this course.

Requirements:

Hardware Requirements: 

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.
  • Mac users may experience some issues with Adobe Flash.

Software Requirements: 

  • PC: Windows XP or later.
  • Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Adobe Flash Player. Click here to download the Flash Player.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.
  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.
Instructional Materials

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.

FAQs

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Can I register for a course if I am an international student?

Yes, ed2go courses are online, so you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.

Does this course prepare for a certification?

No.

When can I start the course?

This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course as soon as you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.

How long does it take to complete this course?

This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive twelve (12) months to complete the course.

What if I don't have enough time to complete my course within the time frame provided?

The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.

What kind of support will I receive?

You may be assigned with an instructor or team of industry experts for one-on-one course interaction. Your support will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our instructors are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach. You will be assigned to an Advisor for academic support.

What happens when I complete the course?

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.

Am I guaranteed a job?

This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.

Can I get financial assistance?

ed2go courses are non-credit, so they do not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA and Pell Grant. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements. Financing is available from select schools. Learn more: https://www.ed2go.com/career/financial-assistance

How can I get more information about this course?

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