Download a PDF of the Management Quality Tools Certification brochure.


Date: May 3, 11, 18, 24, June 1, 2016

Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm

Cost: $1650

Location: Knowledge Center (Behrend Campus) 5240 Knowledge Parkway, Erie, PA 

(Complimentary lunch included)


Competition has become more intense for many manufacturers. Quality issues can cause serious problems ranging from increased costs, delayed product launches, or lost revenue. These issues drive the need for a workforce that understands and can apply core quality tools. This multi-day course allows participants to, not only learn these core quality tools, but also apply them in a project benefiting their company.

Participants will have a day of training in each of the following topics:

Each offering listed above can be taken as individual training.


Who Should Attend?
     – Quality, safety, risk, and reliability managers, process engineers, operations supervisors, process owners, and anyone who wants to improve their ability to solve recurring problems.


Instructor: Sara Goncus, Director of Training and Development, Operations Strategy Consulting

Sara holds a B.S. in Computer Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA), is a certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, and an RABQSA certified QMS internal auditor and a certified AIAG ISO/TS 16949 auditor. Prior to joining Operations Strategy, Sara worked as a Quality Assurance Engineer for Lockheed Martin at Cannon Air Force Base in New Mexico.


Please register by Wednesday, April 27, 2016.

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