March virtual meeting: Root Cause Analysis Fundamentals - Tom Barlow

March virtual meeting: The Buffalo Section will be hosting a virtual meeting Thursday March 17th, 6:30 PM EST.

The presentation starts at 6:45 PM, is free, and worth 0.5 CEU towards recertification.

Root Cause Analysis Fundamentals - Tom Barlow, Strategic Solutions Engineer at ETQ

If you want recertification credit please e-mail Doug Golde that you plan to attend. See you there.

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Join by Telephone Toll Free: 833 548 0276 or 833 548 0282 or 877 853 5257 or 888 475 4499

Meeting ID: 845 3049 5292

Description: Eventually, a problem will surface with every manufacturing process—suboptimal material, equipment failure, even nonconforming parts. In some cases, the fix is a simple correction to solve the immediate problem. Other times, a more comprehensive response is required to ensure the problem won’t happen again. 

Join quality expert Tom Barlow to learn how root cause analysis provides leadership the power to move beyond removing the nonconformity to improve designs and procedures, streamline processes and anticipate and respond to emerging issues. 

In this webinar, you will learn: 
• How to perform a root cause analysis 
• Three essential root cause tools 
• How you can leverage QMS data to speed analysis 
• Overview of the Root Cause Analysis Toolkit 
• How you can leverage root cause analysis to get ahead of emerging issues 

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Webinar Speakers


Tom Barlow

Strategic Solutions Engineer @ETQ

Tom Barlow has over twenty-five years of experience working in Quality. He began his career as a Quality Systems Manager, where he documented and implemented all aspects of a QMS that ultimately achieved ISO 9001 registration. Having caught the "quality bug", Tom then consulted with numerous companies to help streamline their Quality Management Systems, ultimately achieving compliance. Tom was drawn to ETQ almost 18 years ago when he discovered the power of ETQ Reliance. With its unparalleled configuration capability, he realized that ETQ Reliance was the perfect tool to automate any organization's compliance management system. Since joining ETQ in 2003, Tom has served in various sales and solutions engineering roles and has been instrumental in contributing to the organization's growth.