Almost everyone must have heard of ISO 9001 at some time or the other. Either in an advertisement on TV, printed on a brochure or on a billboard of some company. It is also well known that ISO 9001 is about a quality standard however few know must be aware of what the criteria is for obtaining an ISO 9001 certificate. To be an ISO 9001 certified company requires a lot of effort in many areas and applies to all firms (big or small), be it a product or a service oriented firm.
Defining ISO 9001:
ISO 9001 is all about a quality management system and applies to almost business areas. It includes everything from equipment, services, people, training to facilities. The way it works is the organization works to meet the requirements of their customers and at the same time maintain a high standard of quality as defined by the ISO 9001 guidelines.
This is an international standard and it especially useful and in fact a requirement to engage in import/export for many countries. The ISO 9001 certificate is provided by a third party certification body after their audits and reports meet the required standard.
Benefits of ISO 9001
Implementing the ISO 9001 standard is beneficial to all concerned which includes the employees, the employer and the customers as well.
The standard establishes a framework that creates the appropriate setting and atmosphere for a well organized quality management system.
This means that the customers are also satisfied that they are receiving a high quality product or service.
The ISO 9001 certification means frequent audits to make sure the firm conforms with the high standards as well as continuous improvement of the systems and processes.
ISO 9001 lead auditor training
ISO 9001 lead auditor training is highly beneficial for those interested in the audit of quality management systems to meet the high standards of ISO 9001. Although it can also help someone at a management level who responsibility is being the Quality System Manager.
The ISO 9001 lead auditor training courses are all about equipping you with the knowledge of the purpose of Quality Management Systems and the basic principles of quality management.
It helps with the true definition and also help interpret and also audit the ISO 9001 requirements.
The course helps you correctly analyze the reports to determine the conformance of the firm with the ISO 9001 requirements.
Defines the role and responsibilities of the lead auditor.
Provide the necessarily training that is required to evaluate the quality policy and objectives of an organization which may also mean interviewing the top management.
It helps you create the optimal plan, performing the appropriate audit as well as generating a checklist.
Kelmac Group makes clear and simple
Kelmac Group offers ISO 9001 Lead Auditor Training Course which is also IRCA certified. It has been specially designed to provide maximum exposure to a real-like situation while also providing the necessary training on the ISO standard.