September, 2016 Newsletter Articles

ISO 9001:2015, 7.1

Sep 1, 2016 in Newsletter | Comments Off on ISO 9001:2015, 7.1

ISO 9001:2015, clause 7, Support, has five sub-clauses (shown below). This article is on 7.1, Resources. 7. Support 7.1 Resources 7.1.1 General 7.1.2 People 7.1.3 Infrastructure 7.1.4 Environment for the Operation of Processes 7.1.5 Monitoring and Measuring Resources 7.1.6 Organizational Knowledge 7.2 Competence 7.3 Awareness 7.4 Communication 7.5 Documented Information 7.1.1 General Requirements: Determine and provide resources needed to establish, implement, maintain, and continually improve the quality management system. And, consider: a)...

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Integrated 9K and 14K

Sep 1, 2016 in Newsletter | Comments Off on Integrated 9K and 14K

The 2015 editions of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 are considered major revisions. Many organizations use both these standards and need training on the new and changed requirements. This new 2.5 day course provides that training in an integrated format. Our “Integrated ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 Requirements and Transition Guidance” course explains all the quality and environmental requirements, and identifies the specific changes from the prior editions. Guidance is also provided on transition activities and how to adjust your...

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TL 9000 R6 Handbook

Sep 1, 2016 in Newsletter | Comments Off on TL 9000 R6 Handbook

QuEST Forum has announced the publication of the sixth revision of its TL 9000 Requirements Handbook. The 70 page TL 9000:2016 includes the new ISO 9001:2015 format and language, along with clarifications, modifications, deletions, and additions to the Information and Communications Technology industry-specific added requirements and notes. You can order a hardcopy of the handbook for the member price of $85.00 or the non-member price of $150.00. You can order an electronic copy of the handbook for the same prices. Go to this web page at the...

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ISO 9001:2015 Class

Sep 1, 2016 in Newsletter | Comments Off on ISO 9001:2015 Class

We are offering a public “ISO 9001:2015 Requirements and Transition Guidance” class in Orlando, FL. The course is also available as an on-site class, as is our “ISO 14001:2015 Requirements and Transition Guidance” course. ISO 9001:2015 Requirements and Transition Guidance Enrollment for our 2.0 day “ISO 9001:2015 Requirements and Transition Guidance” course is $795 and includes lunch both days. September 14-15, 2016 in Orlando, FL SpringHill Suites – Orlando Airport 5828 Hazeltine National...

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IATF 16949:2016

Sep 1, 2016 in Newsletter | Comments Off on IATF 16949:2016

The replacement for the ISO/TS 16949:2009 automotive standard will be IATF 16949:2016, a new standard developed by the International Automotive Task Force (IATF). The expected publication date is October 2016. IATF has published “Transition Strategy ISO/TS 16949 > IAFT 16949” to provide guidance on the transition from ISO/TS 16949:2009 to the IATF 16949:2016 standard. Certificates to ISO/TS 16949:2009 will no longer be valid after September 14, 2018. TRANSITION TIMING REQUIREMENTS After 1 October 2017, no audits (initial,...

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Gap Checklists

Sep 1, 2016 in Newsletter | Comments Off on Gap Checklists

Larry Whittington has developed ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 checklists for the purpose of conducting a gap analysis of your current system against the new and changed requirement of the new standards. ISO 9001:2015 Gap Analysis Checklist The 27 page ISO 9001:2015 Gap Analysis Checklist contains 313 questions for organizations new to ISO 9001, and 119 delta questions for ISO 9001:2008 certified organizations. To read a description of the ISO 9001:2015 Gap Analysis Checklist, and see a sample page, go to this web page. You can buy the...

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