Welcome to the ASQ Inspection Division
Our mission is to increase customer satisfaction through continuous improvement by disseminating information related to the quality of products and services through inspection and test methodology.

Division membership provides networking events, educational resources, recognition opportunities, and leadership development!
Explore this myASQ site to expand your knowledge about inspection & test methods and membership benefits & offerings.

2023 Inspection Division Conference
September 28-29, 2023
Chicago, IL
Theme: Inspection and Quality 4.0


I am pleased to announce that despite the budget problems, ASQ Inspection Division will still offer Inspector of the Year Award, H. James Harrington Scholarship, and newly established Navin S. Dedhia Scholarship, along with Cooper Award & other member leader special recognition in a very limited format. We want to continue this tradition and values ... more
Posted by Ben Tomic on Inspection Division Jan 4, 2023 9:08 AM CST
The Inspection Division Management Committee is happy to announce its newest member benefit: a glossary! With over 1200 quality related definitions and acronyms, primary focused on inspection, this searchable PDF document aligns with terms relevant to the inspection and measurement industries, specifically those within the CQI and CQT bodies ... more
Posted by James Spichiger on Inspection Division Sep 15, 2022 10:09 AM CDT
Hromi Medal Nominations Sought ASQ operates a comprehensive Awards Program to recognize technical achievement in the quality profession. October 1, 2021 is the deadline for nominations for ASQ medals. The Hromi Medal recognizes individuals who have made significant and noteworthy contributions to the science of inspection and/or the ... more
Posted by Jair Aldana on Inspection Division Aug 17, 2022 1:44 PM CDT

Upcoming Events


Recent Discussions

Nicholas Cocchia
Joint Presentation of ASQ Inspection Division & ASQ Measurement Quality Division Webinar May Webinar — Beyond ...
Jair Aldana
INSPECTION DIVISION NEWSLETTER APRIL 2022 | VOLUME 52, ISSUE 1 Chair’s Message | Carl Drechsel I wish all ASQ ...
Jair Aldana Apr '22
Ben Tomic
Ben Tomic Apr '21
Scott McDanel
Hello, We are trying to verify the depth of a threaded hole. What is the best method to do so? We have found that ...
Scott McDanel Feb '21
Order the Go Thread Member with Whistle notches at the min and Max Depth.
Do the same for the Go Pin Gage to check the ...
Ben Tomic
Ben Tomic Jan '22
Jair Aldana
The Inspection Division needs your help in getting its membership more engaged with myASQ. It is an excellent way ...
Jair Aldana Jul '20
Jair Aldana
This conference is for everyone, just as Quality 4.0 is for all industries. Attendees will learn about how ...
Jair Aldana Aug '21
Barbara Lynch
Looking for some collaboration on a standard that prescribes how gauge management is structured in our business. ...
Barbara Lynch Feb '20

Are you referring to Certification of Plastic Piping Products: NSF/ANSI 14 and NSF/ANSI/CAN 61?  I have some ...

In metrology terms, there are differences. Calibration includes determination of measurement uncertainty ...
Nicholas Cocchia
July Webinar — API 20E and 20F – Industry Efforts to Mitigate the Risk of In-Service Bolting Failures. Tuesday, ...
Steve Tucker
Hello everyone, Looking for different ideas and training material for developing a QA Inspector team. The ...
Steve Tucker Nov '19
Hi Steve -

Is this Steve Tucker from San Diego area?  If so, good to see you/talk to you.  Michael Howard formally ...
Hi Steve,
ASQ offers courses that might be helpful.  There is a "Fundamentals of Quality Inspection" and both CQI & ...

Latest Resources

Community Information
Welcome to the Inspection Division! We have been answering your technical inspection requests for over fifty years. We are also the proud sponsors of the Certified Quality Inspector and Certified Quality Technician Certifications.

Leadership Team contact information.

Glossary - Inspection & Quality related terms Over 1200 quality related definitions and acronyms, primary focused on inspection. Many of these definitions align with the CQI and CQT bodies of knowledge.

Recognition: Inspector of the Year, H. James Harrington Scholarship, and Navin S. Dedhia Diversity Scholarship


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