Quality Planning Toolkit

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Oversee Quality Planning: effective management of people, supporting Employee Development and performance excellence through Talent Management initiatives.

More Uses of the Quality Planning Toolkit:

  • Ensure sophisticated Product Quality Planning is deployed across the new Product Development life cycle with quality built into the design, manufacturability and serviceability.

  • Determine and implement best Strategic Direction for Quality engineering team regarding organization, competencies, human and fiscal Resource Planning, and Quality Planning.

  • Ensure your business determines and implements best Strategic Direction for Quality Systems function with regard to organization, competencies, human and fiscal Resource Planning, Quality Planning and Quality Systems Best Practices.

  • Provide direction and vision for Corrective and preventive action, and Quality Planning aspects of new products and processes.

  • Make sure that your organization determines and implements best Strategic Direction for Quality Systems function with regard to organization, competencies, human and fiscal Resource Planning, Quality Planning and Quality Systems Best Practices.

  • Make sure that your organization determines and implements best Strategic Direction for the function with regard to organization, competencies, human and fiscal Resource Planning, Quality Planning and Design Control Best Practices.

  • Lead the advanced Product Quality Planning activities to determine appropriate use of existing and new measurement systems during new tool or Process Design and startup.

  • Ensure your venture determines and implements best Strategic Direction for Quality Systems function with regard to organization, competencies, human and fiscal Resource Planning, Quality Planning and Quality Systems Best Practices.

  • Evolve the product Code Quality and internal execution efficiency by implementing Object Oriented design principles, refactoring, Unit Testing, and Test Driven Development.

  • Propel use industry best standards and proven methodologies that ensure all Task Order (TO) activities are identified, documented, and tracked so that the to can continuously be evaluated and monitored for timely and quality service.

  • Steer Quality Planning: directly manage the btl testing team and provide Quality Control of the results to be provided to the analytics team to effectuate appropriate tuning and optimization.

  • Ensure current and new employees receive the proper ongoing technical training necessary for supporting quality services, repair and maintenance of organization owned vehicles and equipment.

  • Coordinate Quality Planning: review and evaluates designs and project activities for compliance with development guidelines and standards; provides tangible feedback to improve Product Quality and mitigate failure risk.

  • Confirm your organization interacts with manufacturing engineers, Supplier Quality engineers and customer quality engineers to drive improvement activities and ensure product and processes meet or exceed customer expectations.

  • Warrant that your organization recommends ways to strengthen Data integrity, quality and availability across the enterprise.

  • Support development convergence Improve Code Quality up to the Last Build, to reach the defined quality metrics.

  • Ensure you lead Supplier Quality initiatives and develop activities to fix or exit problematic suppliers by implementing robust Corrective Actions or qualifying alternate suppliers.

  • Ensure adherence to quality expectations and standards; identify, recommend, develop, and implement new ways to increase organizational quality.

  • Identify Data Quality issues and work with appropriate teams to resolve them.

  • Standardize Quality Planning: conduct Quality Management oversight of project deliverables to ensure that content is in accordance to the clients Business Objectives and expectation.

  • Be certain that your enterprise develops, modifie, applies and maintains Quality Standards and protocol for processing materials into partially finished or finished materials product.

  • Be accountable for establishing Quality Controls and cross organization alignment of key data points and performance indicators.

  • Be certain that your organization leads quality strategy deployment at it, improving established ways of working and delivering against key metrics reflected in your organization business and related quality objectives/metrics.

  • Provide strategic cross functional collaboration with Sales, Operations, Quality and Customer Service to maintain the uniformity of supply and demand objectives across departments.

  • Establish that your group develops and maintains inventory of the enterprise information maps and facilitates the development and implementation of Data Quality standards, Data Protection standards and adoption of data definition standards.

  • Ensure you translate engineering intent, drawings, and configurations into consistent Manufacturing Processes which focus on quality and repeatability with a special focus on Additive Manufacturing.

  • Assure your organization addresseson site Quality Assurance issues and forward to the Program Management and or Quality Management for resolution.

  • Establish that your corporation aligns projects with Strategic Objectives and identifies opportunities to increase efficiencies, Cost Effectiveness, quality and service.

  • Control Quality Planning: enterprise (organizational project enabling) Process Area Project Portfolio Management, Infrastructure Management, life cycle model management, human Resource Management, and Quality Management.

  • Drive innovation and integration of new technologies and quality initiatives into projects and activities in the manufacturing and/or engineering organization.

  • Perform server and storage Capacity Management and planning for the most complex and critical systems.

  • Optimize and support your existing Public Cloud solutions and workloads (Azure and AWS).


Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Quality Planning Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step Work Plans and maturity diagnostics for any Quality Planning 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 Planning specific requirements:

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Quality Planning 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 999 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 Planning improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. Are missed Quality Planning opportunities costing your organization money?

  2. What are strategies for increasing support and reducing opposition?

  3. How do you focus on what is right -not who is right?

  4. What are the known security controls?

  5. What threat is Quality Planning addressing?

  6. What are the key elements of your Quality Planning Performance Improvement system, including your evaluation, organizational learning, and innovation processes?

  7. Who is responsible for ensuring appropriate resources (time, people and money) are allocated to Quality Planning?

  8. What details are required of the Quality Planning cost structure?

  9. Ask yourself: how would you do this work if you only had one staff member to do it?

  10. What vendors make products that address the Quality Planning needs?

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 Planning book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Quality Planning 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 Planning Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Quality Planning 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 Planning 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 Planning projects with the 62 implementation resources:

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

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Cost Management Plan: Eac -estimate at completion, what is the total job expected to cost?

  2. Activity Cost Estimates: In which phase of the Acquisition Process cycle does source qualifications reside?

  3. Project Scope Statement: Will all Quality Planning project issues be unconditionally tracked through the Issue Resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Quality Planning Project Team have enough people to execute the Quality Planning project plan?

  5. Source Selection Criteria: What are the guidelines regarding award without considerations?

  6. Scope Management Plan: Are Corrective Actions taken when actual results are substantially different from detailed Quality Planning project plan (variances)?

  7. Initiating Process Group: During which stage of Risk planning are risks prioritized based on probability and impact?

  8. Cost Management Plan: Is your organization certified as a supplier, wholesaler, regular dealer, or manufacturer of corresponding products/supplies?

  9. Procurement Audit: Was a formal review of tenders received undertaken?

  10. Activity Cost Estimates: What procedures are put in place regarding bidding and cost comparisons, if any?

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

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Quality Planning 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 Planning 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 Planning 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 Planning 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 Planning project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Quality Planning 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 Planning 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 Planning investments work better.

This Quality Planning 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.