Virginia SPQA offers Baldrige Excellence Framework training events publically and on-site at organizations.

Public Offerings occur, subject to demand, regionally at various locations across Virginia.

The standard public offering is “An Inquirer’s Guide to the Baldrige Excellence Framework.” This two-day course offers an in-depth review of the Framework, which includes the Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence and is a pre-requisite for new Examiners and highly recommended for individuals who wish to be proficient in the Framework. Registration fees include lunch. Watch the Virginia SPQA homepage for offerings and/or sign up for email notifications.

On-Site Offerings are listed in the Virginia SPQA Training – Bring Us to You catalog available for download below. On-site offerings can be a better value for organizations which wish to train multiple individuals without having to pay travel costs. On-site offerings are also more varied including more focused half-day and full-day topics. The catalog includes cost information, a course description as well as a listing of who the class is designed for. Click here to check our calendar for upcoming training opportunities.

To learn more about Virginia SPQA Training Programs, contact or call 571.215.8881.


Training Catalog

Baldrige 101 Training

For those who are new to the Baldrige processes or for those who want to update their knowledge, this Baldrige Framework-based session will provide a tool for empowering your organization to reach its goals, improve results, and become more competitive. The day-long session includes hands-on exercises for applying the Framework to any size organization The training…

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