This course covers quality engineering system in the context of ISO/IEC CD 15288:2015 Systems Engineering— System Life Cycle Processes and ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System. It also provides the opportunity to gain knowledge on the regulations and processes of Quality management and assurance in engineering practice. Participants will also be introduced to the concept of Plan-Do- Check-Act in managing quality with policies, processes, procedures and controls. Participants will be able to:

  • Establish all engineering processes required by their organisations to perform their relevant engineering lifecycle functions.
  • Understand the concept of corporate governance, human factor engineering, reliability and supportability engineering as well as integrated logistics support.
  • Perform effective quality assurance and quality control engineering functions.
  • Auditing process and techniques
  • Auditor’s skills and techniques
  • Examine the requirements of Quality Engineering System Certification (QESC 15288) Internal Auditor Perspective
  • Auditing reports process, corrective action and follow-up
  • Learn how to plan and conduct an internal QESC 15288 audit, and how to report audit results;
  • Learn how to effectively use root cause analysis as part of the QESC 15288 quality procedure on corrective action
  • Perform QESC 15288 Audit for certification to the QESC Certification.

 For whom:

  • Quality Auditor
  • Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QA/QC).
  • Quality Engineering System Auditor

Certification

Upon successful completion of this programme, you will receive Cognicert Quality Engineering System Auditor.

Course Content

Introduction

    • Quality Principles
    • Quality Assurance and Quality Control
    • Quality Management Tools
    • Stakeholders requirement management
    • Quality Risk Management
    • Quality documents and record management
    • Managing Organizational Knowledge
    • Customer Requirement Verification

Enterprise Processes

    • Enterprise Environment Management Process
    • Investment Management Process
    • System Life Cycle Processes Management Process
    • Resource Management Process
    • Quality Management Process

Project Processes

    • Project Planning Process
    • Project Assessment Process
    • Project Control Process
    • Decision-making Process
    • Risk Management Process
    • Configuration Management Process
    • Information Management Process

Concept Stage

    • Technical Processes
    • Stakeholder Requirements Definition Process
    • Application House of Quality and Other quality Tools
    • Requirements Analysis Process
    • Developing requirement for Products and Service Provision

Development Stage

    • Architectural Design Process
    • Design and Development Requirement
    • Design and Development input
    • Design and Development Output
    • Design and Development Changes

Implementation Process

    • Measurement Equipment Maintenance and Calibration
    • Developing Identification and traceability system
    • Change Management and Controls

Document Control

  • Elements of Documents
  • Process Approach to Documentation
  • Identifying Documents and their Owners
  • Types of Documents
  • Master Document List
  • Document Control
  • Revisions and Maintenance
  • Tips for Document Writers

Management Review

  • Making Management Review relevant to Management
  • What will be reviewed?
  • Establishing the Objectives
  • Planning the Management Review
  • Output of Management Review

ISO 19011:2011

  • Fundamentals of Internal Auditing
  • Decide how to Audit
  • Principles of Auditing
  • Managing an Audit Programme
  • Preparation & Planning Of Audits
    Preparation Of checklist

ISO 19011:2011 and ISO 17021:2018

  • Audit Activities
  • Identification of Non-Conformities [N/C’s].
  • Documenting the Audit (Audit Report)
  • Conducting Audit Follow-Up
  • Practical Auditing Exercise
  • Competence and Evaluation of Auditors.

Creating a Corrective Action Plan

  • Who participates?
  • Developing a Plan
  • Using the Form
  • What is Root Cause Analysis?
  • When (and when not) to use Root Cause Analysis
  • The Root Cause Analysis Process
  • How to construct a Root Cause Analysis Checklist
  • Examples of how a well-run Root Cause Analysis Process works
  • Corrective and Preventive Actions

 Training Methodologies

  • Case Study
  • Individual Exercises
  • Role Play
  • Group Exercises
  • Group Presentation
  • Examination

Assessment and Qualification
Learning is assessed through:

  • 4 hours open examination. This qualifies the candidate for Cognicert Quality Engineering System Auditor (CPD Certificate)
  • Practical experience of 25 days with activity log qualifies participants for our Cognicert Quality Engineering System Auditor (Auditor Category) I.D Card and Certificate
  • Practical experience of 50 days with activity log qualifies participants for our Cognicert Quality Engineering System Auditor (Lead Auditor Category) I.D Card and Certificate