October, 2015 Newsletter Articles

ISO 9001:2015, Clause 9.1

Oct 1, 2015 in Newsletter | Comments Off on ISO 9001:2015, Clause 9.1

This article summarizes the ISO 9001:2015 requirements in clause 9.1, Monitoring, Measurement, Analysis, and Evaluation, plus its changes from ISO 9001:2008. ISO 9001:2015, 9.1.1, General Determine: what needs to be monitored and measured the methods for monitoring, measurement, analysis, and evaluation needed to ensure valid results when the monitoring and measuring must be performed when the results from monitoring and measurement must be analyzed and evaluated Evaluate the performance and effectiveness of the quality management...

Read More

Changes from FDIS to IS

Oct 1, 2015 in Newsletter | Comments Off on Changes from FDIS to IS

The new ISO 9001:2015 standard has been published. You can order it from the ISO, ANSI, and ASQ websites. At the present time, the lowest list price is at ISO (138 Swiss Francs, or $141). The ANSI member price is $138 and their list price is $173. The ASQ member and list prices are both $173. The minor changes from ISO/FDIS 9001:2015 to the newly published ISO 9001:2015 are shown below: 0.3.2 Plan-Do-Check-Act The Plan description has added “and identify and address risks and opportunities”. Plan: establish the objectives of the...

Read More

Audit Conference

Oct 1, 2015 in Newsletter | Comments Off on Audit Conference

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...

Read More

ISO 9001:2015 Classes

Oct 1, 2015 in Newsletter | Comments Off on ISO 9001:2015 Classes

Enrollment is open for our 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: November 12-13, 2015 in Atlanta, GA SpringHill Suites – Atlanta Airport Gateway 2091 Convention Center Concourse College Park, GA 30337 770-907-8880770-907-8880 Group Rate Reservation Link Free breakfast and Internet Free ATL SkyTrain Parking fee waived for students January 26-27, 2016 in Atlanta,...

Read More

Ordering New Standards

Oct 1, 2015 in Newsletter | Comments Off on Ordering New Standards

The new ISO 9001:2015, ISO 9000:2015, and ISO 14001:2015 standards have been published. You can order them from the ISO, ANSI, and ASQ websites. If you are not a member of ANSI or ASQ, it is cheaper to order the standards from the ISO website. ISO 9001:2015 ISO = $141 (at present exchange rate for 138 CHF) ANSI = $138 Member and $173 List ASQ = $173 Member and $173 List (Member discounted price coming mid-October) ISO 9000:2015 ISO = $182 (at present exchange rate for 178 CHF) ANSI = $192 Member and $240 List ASQ = $189 Member and $239...

Read More

ISO 14001:2015 Classes

Oct 1, 2015 in Newsletter | Comments Off on ISO 14001:2015 Classes

Enrollment is open for our 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 will be the instructor for the classes 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 February 24-25 in Orlando,...

Read More

TL 9000 Release 6.0

Oct 1, 2015 in Newsletter | Comments Off on TL 9000 Release 6.0

With the release of ISO 9001:2015, many sector specific schemes are in the process of updating their standards. QuEST Forum, the global industry organization aimed at improving the quality of products and services delivered for the information communication technologies (ICT) industry, and the developer of the TL 9000 standard, was one of the first industry organizations to announce that its standard will continue to align with ISO 9001. The current TL 9000 Release 5.5 Requirements Handbook is being revised for ISO 9001:2015. The new Release...

Read More