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


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
Meet The Speakers of our 2022 Joint Conference! See more of our speakers at: https://bit.ly/3w7oA80 Full program: https://bit.ly/3dDIUHC We look forward to seeing you all next month! Theme: Quality Then and Now When: Sept 29th 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM and Sep 30th 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where: Sheraton Houston Brookhollow Hotel 3000 North Loop W, Houston, TX 77092 ... more
Posted by Jair Aldana on Inspection Division Aug 17, 2022 1:41 PM CDT

Upcoming Events


Recent Discussions

Nicholas Cocchia
July Webinar — API 20E and 20F – Industry Efforts to Mitigate the Risk of In-Service Bolting Failures. Tuesday, ...
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 ...
Ben Tomic
H. James Harrington Scholarship Recipients The ASQ Inspection Division is pleased to announce that it has issued ...
Ben Tomic May '21
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 & ...
James Spichiger
Check out this article in Quality Magazine about Why Quality Certifications Matter ...
James Spichiger Aug '22
Nicholas Cocchia
Hello Inspection Division Members, Just a reminder . . . Our Monthly Webinar will be tomorrow, Tuesday, April 13th ...
Jair Aldana
The ASQ Greater Houston Section and Inspection Division are pleased to announce that they are jointly hosting a ...
Jair Aldana Mar '22
Mitchell Harmon
Hi Everyone, I work for a company that manufactures A/V equipment and I'm looking for QMS software that can help out ...
Mitchell Harmon Mar '21
Jon Lewis Jon Lewis May '21
SAP has a robust quality module for material inspection plans. https://www.sap.com/
You might also consider ...


I am also looking software to implement the standards:

ISO 3951 / ANSI-ASQ Z1.9 / MIL-STD-414 - Sampling ...

    Jair Aldana
    The fall season is nearly upon us, which means the annual Inspection Division Conference will soon be here. Our ...
    Jair Aldana Aug '21
    Jair Aldana
    Please visit our YouTube Inspection Division Channel where we post our past recorded webinars, conference ...
    Jair Aldana Jul '20

    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