Quality Assurance Toolkit

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Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Quality Assurance Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Quality Assurance related project.

Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.

The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Quality Assurance specific requirements:


STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Quality Assurance Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.

Organized in a data driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…

  • Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation

Then find your goals...


STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track

Featuring 990 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Quality Assurance improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 990 standard requirements:

  1. What is your quality assurance process to ensure that the large volumes of data gathered in the monitoring process are handled efficiently and representative of the overall online conversation?

  2. What mobile learning innovations and quality assurance measures will help tomorrows workforce foster the creativity, knowledge and abilities required to thrive in dynamic knowledge economies?

  3. What is an optimal policy for configuring accountability mechanisms so that you get the quality assurance benefits of redundancy while minimizing the efficiency loss from redundancy?

  4. What are the responsibilities of organizational leadership, employees, researchers, employees, administrative staff and external stakeholders in internal quality assurance?

  5. What is more important, minimal quality assurance distributed equally on all projects or more comprehensive quality assurance on some, with others receiving very little?

  6. How do you best represent and collaboratively manage knowledge about requirements, architecture, designs, quality assurance measures and software processes themselves?

  7. Who will be conducting the evaluation, that is, who will be assigning the points in a scoring scheme or estimating discounted benefits in a benefit/cost methodology?

  8. Does the program have robust delivery arrangements which support the desired objectives and demonstrate good governance and management through the delivery chain?

  9. What is your set-up for Technical/Quality Assurance and Inspection to ensure compliance to specification and conformance to quality by the Supplier/Contractor?

  10. When establishing a quality assurance and improvement program, the chief audit executive should ensure the program is designed to accomplish which objectives?


Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:

  • The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Quality Assurance book in PDF containing 990 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Quality Assurance self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:

  • The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Quality Assurance Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Quality Assurance areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:

    • Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
    • Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Quality Assurance Self-Assessment
    • Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results
    • Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:

 

STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy

The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Quality Assurance projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Quality Assurance Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Quality Assurance project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Stakeholder Analysis Matrix: Which conditions out of the control of the management are crucial for the achievement of the immediate objective?

  2. Change Management Plan: Are there resource implications for your communications strategy?

  3. Activity Duration Estimates: What does it mean to take a systems view of a Quality Assurance project?

  4. WBS Dictionary: Incurrence of actual indirect costs in excess of budgets, by element of expense?

  5. Cost Baseline: Has the actual cost of the Quality Assurance project (or Quality Assurance project phase) been tallied and compared to the approved budget?

  6. Change Management Plan: Will the readiness criteria be met prior to the training roll out?

  7. Assumption and Constraint Log: Have Quality Assurance project management standards and procedures been established and documented?

  8. Process Improvement Plan: Have the frequency of collection and the points in the process where measurements will be made been determined?

  9. Stakeholder Analysis Matrix: What do people from other organizations see as your strengths?

  10. Change Request: Are there requirements attributes that can discriminate between high and low reliability?

 
Step-by-step and complete Quality Assurance Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Quality Assurance project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix


2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Quality Assurance project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Quality Assurance project Scope Statement
  • 2.7 Assumption and Constraint Log
  • 2.8 Work Breakdown Structure
  • 2.9 WBS Dictionary
  • 2.10 Schedule Management Plan
  • 2.11 Activity List
  • 2.12 Activity Attributes
  • 2.13 Milestone List
  • 2.14 Network Diagram
  • 2.15 Activity Resource Requirements
  • 2.16 Resource Breakdown Structure
  • 2.17 Activity Duration Estimates
  • 2.18 Duration Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.19 Quality Assurance project Schedule
  • 2.20 Cost Management Plan
  • 2.21 Activity Cost Estimates
  • 2.22 Cost Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.23 Cost Baseline
  • 2.24 Quality Management Plan
  • 2.25 Quality Metrics
  • 2.26 Process Improvement Plan
  • 2.27 Responsibility Assignment Matrix
  • 2.28 Roles and Responsibilities
  • 2.29 Human Resource Management Plan
  • 2.30 Communications Management Plan
  • 2.31 Risk Management Plan
  • 2.32 Risk Register
  • 2.33 Probability and Impact Assessment
  • 2.34 Probability and Impact Matrix
  • 2.35 Risk Data Sheet
  • 2.36 Procurement Management Plan
  • 2.37 Source Selection Criteria
  • 2.38 Stakeholder Management Plan
  • 2.39 Change Management Plan


3.0 Executing Process Group:

  • 3.1 Team Member Status Report
  • 3.2 Change Request
  • 3.3 Change Log
  • 3.4 Decision Log
  • 3.5 Quality Audit
  • 3.6 Team Directory
  • 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
  • 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
  • 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
  • 3.10 Issue Log


4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:

  • 4.1 Quality Assurance project Performance Report
  • 4.2 Variance Analysis
  • 4.3 Earned Value Status
  • 4.4 Risk Audit
  • 4.5 Contractor Status Report
  • 4.6 Formal Acceptance


5.0 Closing Process Group:

  • 5.1 Procurement Audit
  • 5.2 Contract Close-Out
  • 5.3 Quality Assurance project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned

 

Results

With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Quality Assurance project with this in-depth Quality Assurance Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Quality Assurance projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
  • Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
  • Integrate recent advances in Quality Assurance and put process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines

Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.

Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'

This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Quality Assurance investments work better.

This Quality Assurance All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.

 

Includes lifetime updates

Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.