Certificate in Quality Management Control

  • Certificate in Quality Management Control
  • 10 credits
  • 7
  • 12 weeks part-time
  • TBC
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On completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • To provide an introduction to quality management in the organisational context covering International Standards, Culture and various approaches to continual improvement;
  • Demonstrate a critical understanding of how quality is managed in a manufacturing or service organisation;
  • Specify the relevant national and international standards relating to quality assurance systems based on ISO9000 standards, and relate the requirements of these standards to business processes;
  • Describe the interrelationships among product design, materials, personnel, manufacturing processes, final output, and the inspection/ testing/analysis function within the manufacturing and services industries;
  • Explain and utilise the methodologies of quality improvement, in particular the various tools and techniques for analysis, problem-solving and statistical process control;
  • To demonstrate and interpret the regulatory requirements and contemporary quality developments: Role of regulatory;
  • Bodies. Control of the conditions of manufacture and testing. Irish Medicines Board, US Food and Drug Administration;
  • Reflective practice and skills for effective individual and professional development.


  • Quality Principles
  • Quality and Operational Control
  • Quality and Post-production Activities
  • Role of Management
  • The Role of Finance
  • Quality Engineering
  • Service/ Quality Product
  • Regulatory Requirements

Entry Requirements

All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.



How to Apply

Application form.

Contact us

Email: LLL@itcarlow.ie