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Proficiency Testing Follow Up Actions and Root Cause Analysis

Purpose:

Participants will be able to:

  • Identify the 17025 criteria requiring proficiency testing,
  • Complete all required PT follow-up documentation,
  • Research information on the process of root cause analysis available via the Internet,
  • Perform root cause analysis using various tools and methodologies,
  • Plan and implement suitable corrective action to correct the identified root causes, and
  • Plan and perform suitable follow-up activities to evaluate the effectiveness of implemented corrective actions with continued process improvement resulting. 

Technology Requirement(s):

You will need the following to participate in the webinar:

  • Computer or laptop
  • Internet browser, a broadband connection is recommended
  • Telephone. Optional: a telephone headset

Materials & Supplies:

n/a

Prerequisite(s):

None

Minimum Requirement(s):

Successful Completion includes completing pre-work assignment, full attendance, full participation in the session activities and discussion and completing an on-line evaluation after the course.

Cost:

The current fee for webinars is $199 and confirmed participants will be provided a web link to make a payment. Registration fees for State weights and measures metrologists are funded by NIST OWM.

Related Project(s):

NIST OWM has a number of other training opportunities scheduled. For more information:

Details:

Start Date: Thursday, June 6, 2013
End Date: Thursday, June 6, 2013
Location: AdobeConnect
Audience: Industry, Government
Format: Webinar

Sponsor(s):

NIST Office of Weights and Measures

Class No.
5238

Time: 2:00p.m. to 4:00p.m ET

Registration:

You must register in the Office of Weights and Measures Contact Management System. You must first establish a primary contact account by going to the link listed above. Follow the instructions to create an account unless you are already a registered user.

Your request for a contact account will be processed within one business day. You will be sent a password, so that you can then register in our training system (How to Request Training & Transcript Using the Contacts System-PDF) for this class. If you have any questions, contact Isabel Chavez at 301-975-2128.

Registration Contact:

Yvonne Branden,
Training Coordinator
Office of Weights and Measures,
(301) 975 - 3272
E-mail: Yvonne Branden

Isabel Chavez,
Contact Management System Administrator,
Office of Weights and Measures,
(301) 975 - 2128
E-mail: Isabel Chavez

Technical Contact:

Val Miller,
Office of Weights and Measures,
(301) 975 - 3602
E-mail: Val Miller