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Quality Management Systems Training

Quality management system training ISO 9001 AS9100 IATF 16949

McDae's onsite training covers ISO 9001, AS9100, ISO 13485, IATF 16949, ISO 14001, and ISO 45001.  Each class includes training materials, practical application, and hands on participation when applicable. All attendees receive a training certificate to provide evidence of competence that is required by the standards. 

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Internal Auditor Training 

In this training attendees will learn / participate in:

  • How to prepare, execute, and document a thorough audit
  • Hands-on audit training and mock auditing
  • What an audit is, why audit, who audits, and when audits are performed
  • What the specific standard is and how it applies to the audit
  • What makes a great auditor and how to assemble a great audit team
  • Positive & negative characteristics of an auditor
  • Effective & ineffective audit questioning and listening techniques
  • How, when, and why to gather objective evidence
  • How to easily identify and correctly classify nonconformances
  • How to effectively document the audit results

This training is taught by experienced certified auditors who have practical experience as well as educational knowledge. Training materials are provided along with auditing tools that can be used to conduct audits. 

Participants will receive a comprehensive manual that includes:
  • Interpretation and clarification of the requirements in each section of the standard
  • The documents and records required for each section of the standard
  • Sample questions to ask for each section of the standard
  • Common audit findings to be aware of for each section of the standard
  • Classroom activities for additional learning and practice
  • Post course test

Contact us today to schedule your class or to get more information.

Employee Awareness Training

In this seminar your employees will learn:

  • The basic essentials of the standard your company is certified to
  • What your certification means and how important it is
  • How the requirements of the standard impact their daily tasks
  • How their daily tasks impact your certification
  • Who is responsible for what, and why that matters
  • Your company's specific manual, policy and objectives
  • Your company's specific processes and procedures
  • How to participate in root cause, corrective action, and continuous improvement
  • The do's and do not's of document and record control

Companies who provide their employees with a comprehensive overview of both the standard and associated QMS have a more effectively maintained system and experience fewer nonconformances during audits. This training communicates the value and need of employee participation, increases employee morale, and generates greater participation and understanding of the system.
Contact us today to schedule your training or for more information.

Quality Management Representative Training

In this 1 day training participants will learn:

  • The basic essentials of the standard and how they apply to your company
  • How to effectively investigate Root Cause Analysis and implement thorough Corrective Actions
  • How to adequately prepare for and execute Internal Audits and Management Reviews
  • How to write effective processes and procedures
  • How to keep Top Management and employees engaged in the system 
  • Daily upkeep and record control
  • How to maintain the integrity of the overall QMS when changes are made

Too often most companies resort to picking the "most logical person" to take responsibility for the entire Quality Management System above and beyond their normal responsibilities. Making matters worse, the people selected are never given any formal training to help them effectively perform the required tasks. McDae's training team includes former Quality Management Representatives who understand what it takes to perform this role with excellence.    
Contact us today to schedule your one-on-one training or get more information.

Conducting Effective Management Reviews

In this one day training participants will learn:

  • The role of a Management Review in the effectiveness of a quality management syste
  • The content of an effective Management Review
  • Who should attend Management Reviews
  • How often Management Reviews should be conducted
  • How to prepare for and execute an effective Management Review

Participants receive a Training Manual, a mock Management Review, and a Management Review Presentation Template in conformance to the requirements of the applicable standard.