The 7 Basic Tools of Quality

E-Learning Course

E-Learning Course

Have you heard of the 7 basic tools of quality (Q7), but never really applied them in practice? This e-learning course uses a case study to describe all 7 tools of quality and to demonstrate their application. You will learn how the Q7 are interconnected and how they link root cause analysis to problem solving. This e-learning session course includes downloadable worksheets containing instructions and examples, enabling you to apply the 7 basic tools of quality in your own project with minimum effort.


This E-Learning course offers an accelerated learning through its bite-sized modular structure. The flexibility of this self-paced E-learning means it is accessible on any device 24/7. You have the opportunity to start, pause, replay, and even restart the course at your own convenience. Upon completion of this E-learning course, you will receive a globally recognised TÜV SÜD certificate.


Quality assurance and quality management personnel


You will learn what the 7 basic tools of quality are and how they are used

You will receive worksheet templates making it easy to apply the tools in your day-to-day work


  • Introduction to methods and tools and the relationships between them based on a case study
  • Presentation of the following tools:
    • Check sheet
    • Histogram
    • Pareto chart
    • Scatter plot
    • Control chart
    • Ishikawa
    • 5 Whys
  • Downloadable worksheet templates containing instructions and models for working with check sheets, histograms, Pareto charts, scatter plots and control charts


The course employs a variety of training tools such as content-embedded assessment, and other interactive exercises to enhance the learning experience. Easily accessible via your preferred choice of device, the course allows you to log in and learn whenever, wherever.

The course includes a knowledge test, and upon completion, you will receive your globally recognised TÜV SÜD certificate on The 7 Basic Tools of Quality.


Payment options depend on delivery method of the course:

  • E-learning courses - select credit card payment on checkout.
  • Instructor-led/public courses - currently payable by invoice only.
  • System Requirements


    • Chrome
    • Safari
    • Internet Explorer
    • Firefox


    • A high speed internet connection will provide best results.
    • An email address is required to register for courses.
    • Microsoft Media Player or equivalent is needed to play audio and video files.
    • Flash Player is used for content and interactive learning. If necessary download and install Flash Player to ensure proper operation of course content.


  • What is included with the course?

    Each course will include access to e-learning content, quizzes, and proof of completion. Additional resources may also be included and this will vary by course.

  • Can I pause the course and log into it at any time?

    Yes, the course allows the learner to take a break and return to it within the defined access period (typically 365 days).

  • Are there any quizzes included with the course?

    Our e-learning courses are designed to promote interaction between learner and content and often include quizzes. Quizzes are designed to help understand where successful learning has been achieved, and where opportunities for additional review exist.

  • Can I get a refund if I cancel my enrolment?

    Refunds cannot be provided once a course is activated. Please be sure to review course information prior to activation.

  • What happens if I don’t finish the course within the access period?

    The standard access period is 365 days to allow sufficient time to complete your course.

    If you have questions, or require assistance, you may reach us at: [email protected]

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