Need more Recertification Units (RU) for your next due date?
Few people take advantage of a free webinars / webcasts offered monthly by ASQ to its members when turning in RU for their recertificaton. These webinars cover topics on the BoK (Body of Knowledge) and career enhancing topics, both requirements of RU. They usually range in length from 15 ~ 55 minutes. Webcasts are prerecorded and can be viewed from the web or downloaded and watched at your convenience. It is most useful to download them to a laptop and watch them while traveling - all that's needed is a valid AQS log-on.
Available include topics such as (active links are currently available):
- Essential Quality Tools Serious (18 different topics to date)
- Juran's Quality Handbook
- Management of the Process for Customer Reported Software Problems-
- Service Quality Division BoK Update Webinar
- Quality In Manufacturing (3 topics)
- And Several Career Transition / Enhancement Webcasts
RU for electronic media viewing is as follows.
15 minutes = 0.025 RU or 60 minutes = 0.10 RU
Watch for the free offers in ASQ e-newsletters. They are usually only available to download for free for a month or two. Notification of these webcast most often found in:
Free Member Gift! - from ASQ Member Benefits
ASQ Headquarters (in Milwaukee) confirms that these webcasts are accepted for RU credits.