If you need to work within the ISO 9000 quality system, you cannot miss this class.

If your organization is like most, you're finding it particularly difficult to include your software development activities within an ISO 9000 Quality System. In this two-day course, you will learn to interpret and apply the ISO 9000 requirements to your software development process by developing practical, cost-effective procedures.

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This course is intended to benefit software process and quality professionals, software engineers, and software project managers who need to develop cost-effective processes and procedures that will enable their projects and/or organizations to comply with the ISO 9000 standards. This course does not have prerequisites; however, a general familiarity with basic computer software and hardware would be helpful.

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About the Instructor

Steven R. Rakitin has 25 years experience as a software engineer and software quality manager in a broad range of industries including nuclear power, defense, computers, automated test equipment, telecommunications, medical instrumentation, and electronic design automation. Currently, he is the Principal at Software Quality Consulting, where he works with companies seeking to improve software quality and on-time delivery. Mr. Rakitin was one of the authors of the IEEE Standard for Software Quality Assurance Plans (IEEE-STD-730) and is a member of the IEEE Computer Society and the American Society for Quality (ASQ). He is a member of the Editorial Review Board for the new journal titled, "Software Quality Professional", to be published by ASQ. He has published several papers on the subject of Software Quality, and recently published a book titled, Software Verification & Validation: A Practitioner's Guide. He has experience with ISO-9000, TickIT, SEI CMM, and other software quality and process improvement initiatives and teaches a course on Software V&V at Northeastern University. Mr. Rakitin received a BSEE from Northeastern University and an MSCS from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He has earned certifications from the ASQ as a Software Quality Engineer (CSQE) and Quality Auditor (CQA).


Course: SOO-618 Duration: 2 Days FEE: $1,299 CEUs: 1.44

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Last modified November 11, 2011.