To receive information or to register for ASQ Education Courses, contact Learning Offerings, ASQ, 600 N. Plankinton Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53203; call 800–248–1946 or 414–272–8575; fax 414–272–1734; or visit www.asq.org/learninginstitute.
1 ASQ Education Course. Basic Sales Skills for Consultants—Webinar.
1–2 Lean Certification Review and Exam. Brooklyn Park, MN. Visit the Association for Manufacturing Excellence at www.ame.org.
1–31 The Future of Off–Highway Vehicles: Balancing Performance, Safety, Compliance and Fuel Efficiency (phone or webcast). Visit the Society of Automotive Engineers at www.sae.org.
2–3 Product Safety, Recall and Product Reliability Prevention. Chicago. Visit Randall Goodden International at www.randallgoodden.com.
3 Crafting and Communicating Effective Vendor Compliance Guidelines (live webinar). Call Pilgrim Software at 813–915–1663 or visit www.pilgrimsoftware.com.
3–11 21st Symposium on Quality Function Deployment. Savannah, GA. Visit the Quality Function Deployment Institute’s website at www.qfdi.org.
7–11 65th Annual Deming Conference of Applied Statistics. Atlantic City, NJ. Call Walter Young at 610–989–1622 or e–mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
8–9 SCOR Framework. New York. Call the Supply Chain Council at 202–962–0440 or e–mail email@example.com.
8–10 Lean and Six Sigma in Product Development Conference. Miami. Call Worldwide Conventions and Business Forums at 800–959–6549 or visit www.wcbf.com/quality/5101.
9–10 Demonstrating Reliability with Accelerated Testing. Denver. Call Hobbs Engineering at 303–465–5899 or visit www.hobbsengr.com.
14–15 ASQ Education Course. Failure Mode and Effects Analysis: Design and Process. San Diego.
14–15 ASQ Education Course. Systematic Problem Solving for Sustained Improvement. San Diego.
14–16 ASQ Education Course. Implementing Statistical Process Control. San Diego.
14–16 ASQ Education Course. Internal Auditing to ISO/IEC 17025. San Diego.
14–16 ASQ Education Course. ISO 9001:2008 Internal Auditor Training. San Diego.
14–18 ASQ Education Course. Black Belt/Quality Engineering Statistics. San Diego.
14–18 ASQ Education Course. Introduction to Quality Management. San Diego.
16 Training on Trial: The Urgent Need to Become a Strategic Business Partner. Webinar. Visit the International Society for Performance Improvement at www.ispi.org.
16–18 Advanced Course in Strategic Marketing. New York. Visit the American Management Association at www.amaseminars.org or call 800–262–9699.
17–18 ASQ Education Course. 16 hr. ISO 9001:2008 Lead Auditor Training. San Diego.
5 ASQ Education Course. Lean Six Sigma Black Belt for Healthcare: Blended Format—Virtual Course.
20–21 ASQ Education Course. Service Excellence Through Quality Practices—Webinar.
25–29 January 2010 Roadshows. California, various locations including Santa Rosa, Sacramento, Fresno and Bakersfield. ASQ Customer–Supplier Division presents seminars on supplier auditing and certification. Call Dennis Arter at 509–783–0377 or visit the division’s website at www.asq.org/cs/quality-information/courses-cs.html.