CQM Certification for Contractors Near Williamsburg, VA
What is CQM Certification?
The Corps of Engineers Prospect #784 course, Construction Quality Management Course for Contractors (CQM-C), is a course and certification that is required for most Federal government contracts including the US Army Corp of Engineers (USACE), the Veterans Administration (VA), General Services Administration (GSA), US Air Force, Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and the National Park Service (NPS).
The certification focuses on the key principles and concepts of quality management. The two main areas of focus can be summarized as 1) minimizing defects on final assets and 2) identifying and solving defects before they affect customers. This is extremely critical in ensuring jobs are done safely and efficiently with high quality results. By taking this class and passing the following examination, you will show a passable knowledge of critical quality management essentials.
Getting your certification
It is important to take this course with a qualified administrator. There are no prerequisites for this course, though students are expected to have a solid grasp on construction processes and Federal construction contracts. Building Constructive Solutions (BCS) provides sponsored CQM classes and private CQM classes authorized by USACE (US Army) and NAVFAC (US Navy) in Williamsburg, Virginia. These courses are facilitated by Stuart Perritt and Kenneth Newton.
The CQM-C course in Williamsburg is completed in one day and consists of both a pre- and post-test and includes a USACE study guide—provided to you by the sponsor or facilitator. The CQM certification is valid for five years.
Building Constructive Services is a service-disabled veteran-owned small business that takes care and pride to serve the Williamsburg community with professional engineering services as well as licensed Class A contracting services.
If you’re ready to take the CQM certification course and would like more information to help you do so, contact BCS today.