Requirements

All the ASQ Certifications specify a wide range of prerequisites and experience required:

Certified Quality Inspector (CQI):

Here are the requirements and exam specifics for a Certified Quality Inspector.

Education and/or Experience

Work experience must be in a full-time, paid role. Paid intern, co-op or any other course work cannot be applied toward the work experience requirement.

Two years of on-the-job experience in mechanical inspection or a related field.

A high-school diploma or GED or an additional three years of related on-the-job experience is necessary.

Degrees or diplomas from educational institutions outside the United States must be equivalent to degrees from U.S. educational institutions.


Minimum Expectations

Here are the minimum expectations of a Certified Quality Inspector (CQI).

Certified Quality Technician (CQT):

Here are the requirements, experience and exam specifics for a Certified Quality Technician (CQT):

Work Experience

Candidates must have worked in a full-time, paid role. Paid intern, co-op or any other course work cannot be applied toward the work experience requirement.

Candidates must have at least four years of higher education and/or work experience in one or more of the areas of the Certified Quality Technician Body of Knowledge. Candidates who were previously certified by ASQ as a quality engineer, quality auditor, reliability engineer, software quality engineer or quality manager, experience used to qualify for certification in those fields applies to certification as a quality technician.

Education

Candidates who have completed a degree from a college, university or technical school with accreditation accepted by ASQ will have part of the four-year experience requirement waived, as follows (only one of these waivers may be claimed):

Degrees or diplomas from educational institutions outside the United States must be equivalent to degrees from U.S. educational institutions.

Minimum Expectations

Here are the minimum expectations of a Certified Quality Technician (CQT).

Requirements

We would like to emphasize that the syllabuses given in this brochure are an outline of the subject matter  covered and indicate the main points that will be covered during the course.

Certified Quality Engineer (CQE):

Here are the requirements, experience and exam specifics for a Certified Quality Engineer (CQE):

Work Experience

Candidates must have eight years of on-the-job experience in one or more of the areas of the Certified Quality Engineer Body of Knowledge.

A minimum of three years of this experience must be in a decision-making position. "Decision-making" is defined as the authority to define, execute, or control projects/processes and to be responsible for the outcome. This may or may not include management or supervisory positions.

Candidates must have worked in a full-time, paid role. Paid intern, co-op or any other course work cannot be applied toward the work experience requirement.

For candidates who were certified by ASQ as a quality auditor, reliability engineer, supplier quality professional, software quality engineer or quality manager, the experience used to qualify for certification in these fields applies to certification as a quality engineer.

Education

Candidates who have completed a degree from a college, university or technical school with accreditation accepted by ASQ, part of the eight-year experience requirement will be waived, as follows (only one of these waivers may be claimed):

Degrees/diplomas from educational institutions outside the United States must be equivalent to degrees from U.S. educational institutions.

Minimum Expectations

These are the minimum expectations of a Certified Quality Engineer (CQE):

Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence (CMQ/OE):

These are the requirements, experience and exam specifics for a Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence (CMQ/OE):

Work Experience

Candidates must have worked in a full-time, paid role. Paid intern, co-op or any other course work cannot be applied toward the work experience requirement.

Candidates must have 10 years of on-the-job experience in one or more of the areas of the Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence Body of Knowledge. A minimum of five years of this experience must be in a decision-making position, defined as the authority to define, execute or control projects/processes and to be responsible for the outcome. This may or may not include management or supervisory positions.

If you've been certified by ASQ as a quality auditor, reliability engineer, software quality engineer, or quality engineer, experience used to qualify for certification in these fields applies to certification as a manager of quality/organizational excellence, as long as the 10-year minimum requirement is met.

Education

Candidates who have completed a degree from a college, university or technical school with accreditation accepted by ASQ will have part of the 10-year experience requirement waived, as follows (only one of these waivers may be claimed):

Degrees or diplomas from educational institutions outside the United States must be equivalent to degrees from U.S. educational institutions.


Minimum Expectations

These are the minimum expectations of a Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence (CMQ/OE):

Certified Quality Auditor (CQA):

Here are the requirements, experience and exam specifics for a Certified Quality Auditor (CQA):

Work Experience

Candidates must have worked in a full-time, paid role. Paid intern, co-op or any other course work cannot be applied toward the work experience requirement.

Candidates must have eight years of on-the-job experience in one or more of the areas of the Certified Quality Auditor Body of Knowledge. A minimum of three years of this experience must be in a decision-making position. "Decision-making" is defined as the authority to define, execute, or control projects/processes and to be responsible for the outcome. This may or may not include management or supervisory positions.

For candidates who were certified by ASQ as a quality engineer, reliability engineer, supplier quality professional, software quality engineer or quality manager, the experience used to qualify for certification in these fields applies to certification as a quality auditor.

Education

Candidates who have completed a degree from a college, university or technical school with accreditation accepted by ASQ, part of the eight-year experience requirement will be waived, as follows (only one of these waivers may be claimed):

Degrees/diplomas from educational institutions outside the United States must be equivalent to degrees from U.S. educational institutions.


Minimum Expectations

These are the minimum expectations of a Certified Quality Auditor (CQA):

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