R6 QA Training
Welcome to the Region 6 QA training
Please view the following taped video sessions for this training and then proceed to the quiz. You may need to adjust your speaker sound or follow along using the provided subtitles. Take as long as you want reviewing these video sessions. If you take a break, simply forward to where you left off!
Training Resources Below:
Description: This course provides QA personnel with several Agency Quality Program resources.
Description: This course provides QA personnel with several Regional Quality Program resources.
- Select one:
- QA Overview in FedTalent for EPA employees
- QA Overview for grantees and stakeholders outside of EPA
Description: This is an informational course for EPA personnel who would like an overview of the Agency’s Quality Program.
Description: This course provides an Office of Water programmatic overview of the Agency’s Quality Program.
Description: This course outlines contracting within the Agency’s Quality Program.
Description: This course outlines how to create and review Quality Assurance Project Plans for Primary or Existing Data Projects within the Agency’s Quality Program.
Description: This course provides Region 6 QA personnel with an update on R6’s recently approved 2020 Regional QMP.
Description: This course gives Region 6 QA personnel an overview of the R6 Lab Quality Program.
Description: This course provides Region 6 QA personnel with an update on the Quality Assurance Field Activities Procedures currently under review by the Agency as of Nov, 2020.
Description: This course provides Region 6 QA personnel with an update on the Regional QA document tracking system or QTRAK. Learn how QTRAK has recently been updated to allow for a more electronic process in 2020.
Description: The links on the UFP training page point to videos (MPG and WMV format) and transcripts for the Uniform Federal Policy QAPP Workshop. The first video provides a short introduction to some data-quality issues encountered in the field, and the remaining videos depict how to incorporate the UFP QAPP into project planning especially for superfund projects. These videos are excellent for anyone new to QA.
Please take the below quiz after reviewing the “Where can I go for more information” links and all the video sessions. You’ll need to complete this quiz in one sitting (without taking breaks) by obtaining a score of 90% or above prior to moving forward and obtaining your certificate!