Who is teaching the course?

  • Quan Collins, Principal & Service Director, Metal Analysis Group


Quan Collins has a Mechanical Engineering background (B.S. Mechanical Engineering) and boasts ~15 years of experience in the PMI Arena. His career in PMI has been primarily focused in the Petrochemical Industry where he has worked in Testing & Inspection, Sales, Consulting/Support, Service, and Training. He co-authored Metal Analysis Group’s PMI Qualification Training Series which is part of the company’s initiative to have PMI recognized as an SNT-TC-1A Discipline. 

  • Wayne Vereb, Consultant & OES Specialist, Metal Analysis Group


Wayne Vereb is a graduate of Gettysburg College (B.S Biology) with further targeted education at Boston College, Harvard University Extension School, MIT and Berkley University. A former Applications Scientist, Wayne has focused much of his technical career on teaching field and laboratory equipment users engaged in metal production, fabrication, in-service, and in-process areas how essential it is to produce accurate, legally defensible data. Mobile Metal Analyzers (XRF, LIBS and SPARK OES) are Wayne’s specific area of expertise.