PQM 201V Intermediate Production, Quality, and Manufacturing, Part B
This is the virtual instructor-led version of the PQM 201B course. This journeyman-level course requires participants to apply the manufacturing and quality planning processes and techniques learned in PQM 201A. Participants will develop manufacturing and quality plans, apply lean techniques, use cost estimating techniques, and make progress payment recommendations based on completion of a physical progress review. Course content includes the contracting aspects of the job; use of continuous process improvement tools in a production environment, planning for manufacturing and quality; lean concepts; material control; and technical, ethical, and quality issues.
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Target Attendees
This course is required for Level II certification in the Production, Quality, and Manufacturing career field. It is also a good course for engineering personnel who provide pre- or post-award technical support in production, quality, or manufacturing.
PQM 201A, Intermediate Production, Quality, and Manufacturing, Part A
Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable substitutes for meeting current course prerequisite and certification standards)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
None None None None
Course Length
10 business days to complete the course (see Notes)
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode  Facilitated/Online
Equivalent Courses  YES
ACE Recommended Credits  YES
PDS Code  Z27
Current CEU, CLP and RRP      Click here for Previous Allocation
Continuous Education Units  3
Continuous Learning Points 30 
Reservist Retirement Points 0  
  • Having at least 2 years of production or quality management experience after obtaining Level I certification in PQM is recommended.
  • Participants must provide and be familiar with a basic function calculator.
  • Completing CLC 024 and LOG 204 prior to registering is strongly recommended.
  • Walk-ins NOT authorized.
  • Official registration closes five (5) days prior to the class start date.
  • This class is conducted via Blackboard and e-mail. Students will receive instructions for accessing course materials prior to class start.
  • Students are required to test Blackboard connectivity prior to the class start date.
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