August, 2015 Newsletter Articles

ISO 14001:2015 Class

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Enrollment is open for our new 1.5 day “ISO 14001:2015 Requirements and Transition Guidance” course. The student fee is $725 and includes lunch on the first day. Larry Whittington and Don Dickerson will be the instructors for the class listed below: November 10-11, 2015 in Atlanta, GA SpringHill Suites – Atlanta Airport Gateway 2091 Convention Center Concourse College Park, GA 30337 770-907-8880770-907-8880 Reservation link for $149 rate Free breakfast and Internet Free ATL SkyTrain Parking fee waived for students To see the...

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ISO 9001:2015 Webinar

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Tuesday, August 25, 2015 10:00 AM PDT | 01:00 PM EDT The new 2015 edition of the ISO 9001 quality management system standard is due in September and is considered a major revision of the current 2008 edition. Are you aware of the significant changes? Will your organization be ready to make a timely and successful transition? This one hour webinar by Larry Whittington will explain the key ISO 9001:2015 requirement changes and how they may affect your quality management system. Larry, who has trained, consulted, and audited on all four of the...

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Audit Conference

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Larry Whittington will be a speaker at the 24th Annual ASQ Audit Conference on October 29-30, 2015. The conference will be held at the Peppermill Resort and Casino in Reno, Nevada. Click here to view the program. Click here to register for the conference. Click here to book a room at the hotel. Larry Whittington will speak at two sessions during the audit conference: Session A2: 10:45 AM on Thursday, October 29, 2015 ISO 9001:2015 – How Will It Change Your Audits? Session E3: 1:45 PM on Friday, October 30, 2015 ISO 9001:2015 – Plan...

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ISO 9001:2015 Classes

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Enrollment is open for our new two day “ISO 9001:2015 Requirements and Transition Guidance” course. The student fee is $795 and includes lunch both days. Larry Whittington will be the instructor for the classes listed below: September 15-16, 2015 in Orlando, FL (class is confirmed) SpringHill Suites – Orlando Airport 5828 Hazeltine National Drive Orlando, FL 32822 407-816-5533407-816-5533 Reservation link for $109 rate Free breakfast and Internet Free airport shuttle No parking fee November 12-13, 2015 in Atlanta, GA (class...

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Worker Engagement

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You may have heard that ISO 9001:2015 will include a new requirement for top management to “engage” everyone that contributes to the effectiveness of the quality management system. To understand that requirement, we need to first understand what is meant by engagement. Principle The Quality Management Principle on Leadership states that leaders at all levels establish unity of purpose and direction, and create conditions in which people are engaged in achieving the quality objectives of the organization. The rationale for this...

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