Fyi - I got this notice over the weekend.
"Twin Cities Quality Assurance Association (TCQAA) is hosting an intense course titled "Boot Camp for Quality." This Boot Camp is a foundation course for IT quality concepts, as well as a preparatory course for the CSQA exam. The course is a three-day event led by an instructor from the Quality Assurance Institute (QAI) in Orlando, Florida, the administrator of the CSQA certification.

Acquiring the designation of Certified Software Quality Analyst (CSQA) indicates a professional level of competence in the principles and practices of quality control in the IT profession. This Boot Camp provides an exceptional review for those planning to pursue IT quality certification for the CSQA professional designation. The course covers:

Quality Principles
Quality Pioneers
Manage toward Results
Manage by Process
Industry Models
Quality Tools
Process Engineering (Standards)
Examples of Metrics
Building and Deploying a Defect Management Program
Managing and Controlling Projects
For an exam application, detailed information regarding the CSQA certification, or more information on the Boot Camp course, visit QAI's web site at The Boot Camp will be held in Bloomington, MN on July 24-26, 2002 at the Knights of Columbus."

-- Jean
There are no failures.
There are only extended learning opportunities.