Mr.William A. Levinson

Area Of Expertise : Quality Management
30 Years Of Experience
Training Industry : Life Sciences

William A. Levinson, P.E., is the principal of Levinson Productivity Systems, P.C. He is an ASQ Fellow, Certified Quality Engineer, Quality Auditor, Quality Manager, Reliability Engineer and Six Sigma Black Belt. He is also the author of several books on quality, productivity and management, of which the most recent is The Expanded and Annotated My Life and Work: Henry Ford's Universal Code for World-Class Success.

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Live Webinar

Corrective and Preventive Action; Your Most Important Process

While ISO 9001:2015 assigns corrective and preventive action to clauses 8.7 and 6.1 respectively, the same process can handle both activities and support other ISO requirements such as the organizational knowledge data base. It can also be extended to exploit ...

  • Basic & Advanced
  • 90 Mins
  • Aug 14, 2024
Live Webinar

Use ISO 14001 and ISO 50001 for Bottom Line Performance

ISO 14001:2015 is a standard for environmental management systems that calls for identification of environmental aspects, or activities or outputs (such as waste) that can affect the environment. ISO 50001:2018 is a standard for energy management systems that ...

  • Basic & Advanced
  • 75 Mins
  • Sep 10, 2024
On-Demand Webinar

How to Address ISO's New Climate Change Requirements

ISO 9001 and other standards will add to clause 4.1 regarding the context of the organization a requirement for the organization to determine whether climate change is relevant to its management system. Clause 4.2 will add that relevant interested parties may ...

  • Basic & Advanced
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis: the Newest Approach

Failure mode effects analysis (FMEA) play s an important role in advanced quality planning (AQP) or, in the automotive industry, advanced product quality planning (APQP). It is a structured and disciplined approach for planning quality into a product design (D ...

  • Intermediate
  • 90 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Variation: The Hidden Enemy

Variation in product dimensions is why interchangeable parts sometimes don't interchange. This is why manufacturing and quality engineers perform process capability studies that quantify the ratio of the specification width to the amount of variation. Goldratt's ...

  • Basic
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

How to Design and Implement a Dynamic Control Plan

AQP and APQP include processes such as quality function deployment (QFD), which incorporates the voice of the customer into the planning process. Outputs from QFD become inputs into failure mode effects analysis (FMEA), which identifies failure modes for critical to ...

  • Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
On-Demand Webinar

Failure Mode Effect Analysis

FMEA is a risk assessment and mitigation process for product designs, processes, and even supply chains. It is a systematic approach that determines (1) how something might fail to perform its intended function, (2) the severity of the consequences of the failure, (3 ...

  • Basic
  • 60 Mins