Course Description

Manufacturing companies are thriving in San Diego County. That means thousands of products must be designed-built-inspected to quality compliance that meets or exceeds customer expectations. Whether it’s an implanted screw for the body or a satellite’s solar array, it’s critical that the part is made or assembled correctly. This 15-hour workshop provides students with a foundation of quality assurance concepts used in the manufacturing industry. Course topics include:

  • Day-to-day job functions
  • Inspection and testing topics
  • Material certificates and MIL standards/Traceability
  • Non-conforming Material
  • First Article Inspection reports
  • Auditing overview 
  • Defect Analysis
  • Root Cause/Corrective Action


Complete Application, click here, Work Skills Application.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates or Course Series



Work Skills Application
Application must be completed and reviewed by MiraCosta College Technology Career Institute staff prior to acceptance into the program.  If you need assistance with the application, please CALL (760)757-2121 ext. 6528.
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