Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) May 14, 2013
Reducing the manufacturing and shipment of out-of-spec product is a top concern of pharmaceutical and medical device companies, and learning the statistical quality tools to address these concerns is essential.
To help people learn and apply these statistical concepts, Minitab Pty, the Australian office of the world’s leading provider of software for quality improvement and statistics education, is offering an online training session to introduce the quality tools used by pharmaceutical and medical device companies.
The “Show the FDA You Know Quality” session will cover validating measurement systems, monitoring processes with control charts, understanding quality levels with different capability analysis statistics, using acceptance sampling to prevent defects, understanding how products degrade on the shelf with stability analysis, and setting up and maintaining data for future FDA audits.
The hour-long webinar will be offered on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. AEDT (GMT +10:00), and is designed to give participants the chance to preview Minitab’s instructor-led training without leaving their offices. Registration is available at http://www.minitab.com/en-AU/training/web-events/. Space is limited.
Minitab offers public training courses, as well as on-site training at locations throughout the world, delivered by expert statisticians with years of experience implementing quality improvement projects.
“My goal is to make training courses practical and relevant for professionals from all types of businesses,” says Ming Dong, Minitab Pty technical training specialist. “I want training participants to leave with a ‘statistical toolkit’ they can take back to their jobs and use immediately.”
Thousands of companies worldwide use Minitab Statistical Software to analyze data for quality improvement programs. It has been used in virtually every major Six Sigma deployment, and more than 4,000 colleges and universities use Minitab for teaching and research.
Because it has been adopted by companies around the globe, Minitab 16 is available in English, French, German, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Japanese and Korean. Documentation is available in several other languages.
A free, fully functional, 30-day trial version of Minitab 16 is available at http://www.minitab16.com.
The company also offers Quality Trainer, an e-learning course that teaches statistics that teaches statistics and serves as an ongoing resource for quality improvement professionals, and Quality Companion, process improvement software designed to help professionals manage and execute quality improvement projects in one application.
Minitab Inc. is one of the world’s leading developers of statistical and process improvement software. Thousands of distinguished companies use Minitab software, including Toshiba, DuPont, Boeing, Royal Bank of Scotland, Nestlé and Pfizer. Minitab products are backed by outstanding services, including training, e-learning opportunities and free technical support.
Minitab Inc. operates offices in Australia, the United Kingdom and France, and has additional representatives throughout the world. The company is headquartered in State College, Pa., U.S.A. For more information, visit http://www.minitab.com.