Process Quality Control

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Class Description

ico_PQC101Process Quality Control (PQC 101).  This two day course is dedicated to instruct in the science of maintaining consistency and quality throughout the finishing process.  Master the science of maintaining consistency and quality throughout the finishing process.

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Upcoming PQC 101 Courses


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Participants Will Learn

  • Controlling color consistency on substrate
  • Incoming material audits
  • In-process inspections
  • Writing Standard Operating Procedures
  • Using best practice standards
  • Incoming substrate quality audits
  • In-process inspections and audits
  • Developing visual go and no go panels
  • Setting up- process step panels
  • Final product quality checks
  • Data collection and process tracking

In addition, you will also learn about, and experiment with different kinds of testing such as:

  • Adhesion Testing
  • Chemical Resistance Testing
  • UV Resistance Testing

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Who Should Attend

Anyone who wants to benefit from implementing consistent and quality finishes.

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*Course Outline

Day One
Session 1 – Lecture  |  Controlling Color Consistency on Substrate
Session 2 – Lecture  |  Incoming Material Audits
Session 3 – Lecture  |  In-Process Inspections
Session 4 – Lecture  |  Writing Standard Operating Procedures
Session 5 – Hands-on  |  Incoming Substrate Quality Audits
Session 6 – Hands-on  |  In-Process Inspections and Audits

Day Two
Session 1 – Hands-on  | Developing Visual ‘Go’ and ‘No Go’ Panels
Session 2 – Hands-on  |  Setting Up Process Step Panels
Session 3 – Hands-on  |  Final Product Quality Checks
Session 4 – Lecture & Hands-on  |  Data Collection and Process Tracking
Session 5 – Roundtable  |  Problem Solving & Participant Interaction

*Course can be customized based on your specific shop applications

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Who: Open to all.  No pre-requisites required.
Cost: Only $1,095  |  Price includes all course-related materials and a complimentary catered-in lunch.

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Discounts Available

Discounts available if you sign up for two or more classes.

Coatings Courses will be limited to a maximum of 10 participants. Classes fill up quickly, so register today to reserve your seat.  Call 856-696-8467 or contact us to sign up today!

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Additional Information

Satisfaction Guarantee 
Your complete satisfaction is important to us. If you are dissatisfied for any reason, please notify your instructor and return your workshop materials at the end of the class, and we will issue you a refund or arrange for you to attend another AWFI program. It’s that easy!

Financial Policy
All seminars must be 100% prepaid before seminar start date. Payment may be made by check, money order, or Visa/MasterCard.

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations received in writing 30 days before seminar date will be refunded in full, less $100 cancellation fee. Written notification of cancellation 20 days before seminar date will be refunded 50% less a $200 cancellation fee. After 20 days prior to seminar date, entire class fee is due and non-refundable. Seminars may be transferred to another attendee with proper notification two days prior of scheduled seminar. No transfers from one seminar to another seminar will be allowed. Please call if you have any questions regarding this refund policy.

AWFI reserves the right to reschedule seminar dates depending on class enrollment levels.

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