Dip011 Quality in the Supply Chain

A Total Quality Organisation will see its suppliers as being extensions of their own processes. It is for this reason we have included this Unit near to the end of the series. At this point the student will have completed most Units and  will therefore be in a position to share the advantages they have discovered by being able to assist their suppliers to achieve the same.  


The course considers the relevance and politics of Vendor rating schemes, Vendor Appraisal, 2nd Party Auditing against TQM considerations, Incoming Goods Inspection, Statistical Sampling, AQLs, AOQLs, RQLs 100% vs Sampling inspection, the economics of inspection, skip lot inspection etc. the fallibility of the human inspector,Sequential Sampling, Procurement policies including Preferred Supplier Schemes, Legal considerations.  How the course Quality Fundamentals can be used in the Supply Chain.

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