Workforce Development

Professional Certifications:
Quality Training — ASQ Certifications

Calhoun, in conjunction with local industry partners, offers refresher courses for ASQ certification in the areas listed below.  Facilitators are local working quality professionals.  Companies have an option to take advantage of the regularly scheduled courses.  In addition, Calhoun can customize training to meet client requirements.  Third-party testing is provided locally through the American Society of Quality (ASQ).

Certified Manager of Quality/Organizations Excellence (CMQ/OE)
QM 230 (3.0 CEUs)
Mondays, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
June 15, 2015 - August 17, 2015
Deadline to register: Friday, June 5, 2015

Certified Six Sigma Green Belt (SSGB)
QM 270 (3.0 CEUs)
Tuesdays, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
March 17, 2015 - May 19, 2015
Deadline to register: Friday, March 6, 2015

September 15, 2015 - November 17, 2015
Deadline to register: Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Certified Six Sigma Black Belt (SSBB)
QM 280 (3.0 CEUs)
Thursdays, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
June 18, 2015 - August 20, 2015
Deadline to register: Friday, June 5, 2015

Certified Reliability Engineer (CRE)
QM 300 (3.6 CEUs)
Tuesdays, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
June 16, 2015 - September 1, 2015
Deadline to register: Friday, June 5, 2015

Certified Quality Engineer (CQE)
QM 200 (3.6 CEUs)
Mondays, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
March 16, 2015 - June 1, 2015
Deadline to register: Friday, March 6, 2015

September 14, 2015 - November 30, 2015
Deadline to register: Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Certified Quality Auditor (CQA)
QM 210 (3.0 CEUs)
Mondays, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
September 14, 2015 - November 16, 2015
Deadline to register: Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Certified Quality Improvement Associate (CQIA)
QM 222 (3.0 CEUs)
Tuesdays, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
March 17, 2015 - May 19, 2015
Deadline to register: Friday, March 6, 2015

September 15, 2015 - November 17, 2015
Deadline to register: Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Certified Software Quality Engineer (CSQE)
QM 240 (3.6 CEUs)
Tuesdays, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
March 17, 2015 - June 2, 2015
Deadline to register: Friday, March 6, 2015

September 15, 2015 - December 1, 2015
Deadline to register: Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Certified Quality Technician (CQT)
QM 260 (3.0 CEUs)
Wednesdays, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
June 17, 2015 - August 19, 2015
Deadline to register: Friday, June 5, 2015

Certified Quality Inspector (CQI)
QM 310 (3.0 CEUs)
Mondays, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
June 15, 2015 - August 17, 2015
Deadline to register: Friday, June 5, 2015

Certified Quality Auditor (CQA)
QM 210 (3.0 CEUs)
Mondays, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
March 16, 2015 - May 18, 2015
Deadline to register: Friday, March 6, 2015

September 14, 2015 - November 15, 2015
Deadline to register: Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Certified Calibration Technician (CCT)
QM 320 (3.0 CEUs)
Wednesdays, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
March 18, 2015 - May 20, 2015
Deadline to register: Friday, March 6, 2015

September 16, 2015 - November 18, 2015
Deadline to register: Wednesday, September 2, 2015




For specific information about these programs, please call Dr. Wyla Washington at (256) 890-4734 or email Wtw@calhoun.edu