RWTH Certificate Course – Quality Management Expert

Quality Requires Qualification

You will gain a comprehensive overview of current concepts and methods of quality management applicable throughout the entire company and receive targeted training in the use of key tools. In addition, you will receive a Six Sigma Yellow Belt qualification, which will enable you to carry out systematic improvement projects in various process areas.

Study format:
Certificate Course
5 Days
October 07 - 11, 2024
Credit Points:
2 ECTS (50 Hrs. Workload)
Course fees:
2,490 € incl. lunch, course materials & social program, excl. overnight stay/arrival & departure
RWTH Executive Certificate

Contents of the Training

The course will give you an overview of the current state of quality management throughout the company. Through relevant examples and practical exercises, you will be familiarized with central methods and tools in order to establish a consistent quality management in all areas of the company. You will also receive the "Six Sigma Yellow Belt" qualification, which allows you to standardize internal improvement projects.

Day 1 | Quality Perception

Day 2 | Process Management

Day 3 | Quality Planning

Day 4 | Quality Assurance

Day 5 | Outlook

Develop new skills and gain industry-specific knowledge in:

  • field-proven concepts, methods and tools for planning, control and assurance of product and process quality
  • consolidation of the acquired contents with practical exercises and on the basis of case studies
  • systematic improvement of processes on the basis of the Six Sigma methodology
  • including Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training

The Aachen Quality Model

  • Extended understanding of quality
  • Consideration of entrepreneurial skills
  • Life cycle orientation
  • Efficient pursuit of strategies and goals
  • Three core elements: Management, Quality Stream and Resources & Services.

Scientific Lead & Lecturers of the Quality Management Expert

Vita of the Scientific Lead

Vitae of the Lecturers

Teaching Institutes & Partner

The Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL) of RWTH Aachen University carries out both basic research and consulting projects oriented to the needs of industry, thus developing innovative, practical solutions for the successful development of companies. The goal of addressing the entire spectrum of production engineering issues in one house results in a broad field of work that ranges from strategic innovation, production and quality management to control, machine, production and measurement technology.

Since its foundation in 2012, PRS Technologie Gesellschaft has pursued the goal of creating a fruitful link between two spheres. On the one hand, the world of excellent cutting-edge research and many years of consulting experience at the WZL of RWTH Aachen University. On the other hand: the diverse and exciting challenges of companies from different industries. In this way, the PRS forms an effective interface between industry and academia, constantly generating new impulses for both research and practice.

Participation Requirements & Target Group

This Quality Management Expert training is aimed at all beginners in quality management who would like to get an overview of modern quality management, or prospective managers who would like to establish modern quality management in the company. In addition, experienced Quality Management executives will benefit from this course who want to refresh and expand their knowledge in:

  • quality management

The number of participants is limited to 20 persons in order to ensure an efficient knowledge transfer in the dialog between the participants and lecturers is guaranteed.

Course Overview

5 Days | 2,990 € (exempted from sales tax)
incl. lunch, course materials & social program, excl. overnight stay/arrival and departure

  • Target audience: Specialists & Managers from tech.-oriented industries
  • RWTH Executive Certificate
  • 5% Alumni Discount

Benefit from high-level practical exchange with our lecturers

Course Focus: You will receive targeted expertise through the specific supervision of knowledgeable and consulting experienced quality management experts from the Chair of Production Metrology and Quality Management.
This is a hands-on training program at one of the world's top technical universities and you will gain state-of-the-art knowledge. You gain a high quality educational qualification through a RWTH Aachen qualification. Quality is a growing differentiating factor in international competition: only companies whose products and processes exhibit consistently high quality can establish themselves successfully on the market in the long term. To achieve this, today's quality managers must be familiar with contemporary concepts and methods and be able to apply central quality management tools in all areas of the company.

Mastering methods & tools for sustainable process implementation in your company

Based on real world business challenges, we then apply what you have learned to your specific professional field or company. In this way, you can benefit from best practices in the industry and exchange ideas in an interdisciplinary way in our network.

RWTH Aachen Executive Certificate & Digital Badge

You will receive an officially recognized Executive Certificate "Quality Management Expert" from RWTH Aachen University. The achievements can be credited to other certified courses or further studies, as they are marked with the "European Credit Transfer System" (ECTS) and contribute fundamentally to your professional development. In addition, you will receive the certificate as a verified digital badge protected and authenticated by the blockchain, which will specifically strengthen your professional portfolio through its unlimited visibility, security and flexibility.

In-house Opportunities

Our in-house training offers a wide range of academic and professional skills tailored to your company's specific challenges and goals. We work closely with you to develop a customized training, compiled from proven teaching methods and the expertise of our qualified lecturers to ensure optimal learning outcomes for your professional development.

Would one of our courses also be of interest to your entire team/company? Contact us: Our team for your team! We will be happy to advise you on the possibility of an in-house course. Give us a call or send us an email – we will tailor your further training to your needs!

Funding Options

If you live/work in Germany, there are a number of government funding opportunities for your continuing education. Financial and time support is offered, for example the

  • individual federal states
    (e.g. through Bildungsscheck or QualiCheck)
  • education premium
  • educational leave
Grant application

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