CMQ 231 Data Collection and Analysis Application
The Data Collection and Analysis course provides an opportunity for the student to gain an understanding of the importance of Data Collection and Analysis, the types of data to collect, and how to analyze data. This will enable the Quality Assurance Specialist to use the results of analysis in performing risk based surveillance. The student also has an opportunity to practice data analysis in an effort to strengthen their analytical skills and garner their confidence in formulating opinions. This course will provide an opportunity for Government QA personnel to build upon prior instruction and gain hands-on experience with data collection, analysis, collation, and dissemination.
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Target Attendees
This course is designed for Quality Assurance Specialist (GS-1910) and Quality Engineers (GS-801).
  • CMQ 101, Government Contract Quality Assurance Fundamentals
  • CMQ 131, Data Collection and Analysis
  • CMQ 230, Concepts and Use of Quality Control Graphics
  • 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
    5 class days (See Notes)
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode  Facilitated/Online
    Equivalent Courses  None
    ACE Recommended Credits  YES
    PDS Code  ZYM
    Current CEU, CLP and RRP      Click here for Previous Allocation
    Continuous Education Units  3.4
    Continuous Learning Points 34 
    Reservist Retirement Points 0  
  • Pre-work required (approx. 3 hour) / Walk-ins NOT authorized / Pre-work accessible on MS Teams.
  • Virtual classes are conducted via MS Teams, supplemented with e-mail.
  • Students are required to test connectivity with DAU IT prior to the class start date and should not schedule themselves for any other work-related activity while participating in this class.
  • DAU does not reimburse student phone/internet charges.