March, 2018 Newsletter Articles

ISO 9001:2015 Classes in Orlando

Mar 1, 2018 in Newsletter | Comments Off on ISO 9001:2015 Classes in Orlando

Larry Whittington will be the instructor for these ISO 9001:2015 classes in Orlando, Florida: ISO 9001:2015 Requirements  April 9-10, 2018 June 4-5, 2018 ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor April 9-11, 2018 June 4-6, 2018 ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor April 9-12, 2018 June 4-7, 2018 Click on a course title to view the course description and enroll in a class. If you have questions about the training or registration process, please call...

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Interested Parties

Mar 1, 2018 in Newsletter | Comments Off on Interested Parties

ISO 9001:2015, clause 4, Context of the Organization, includes requirements for the organization to determine its: external and internal issues (4.1) relevant interested parties (4.2) quality management system scope (4.3) processes and their interaction (4.4) This article is focused on clause 4.2 and determining interested parties. 4.2 Understanding the needs and expectations of interested parties   Requirements Due to their effect or potential effect on the organization’s ability to consistently provide products and services that...

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Scope Statement

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ISO 9001:2015, clause 4, Context of the Organization, includes requirements for the organization to determine its: external and internal issues (4.1) relevant interested parties (4.2) quality management system scope (4.3) processes and their interaction (4.4) This article is on clause 4.3 and determining the Scope of a quality management system. See the Interested Parties article in this March 2018 newsletter. See the External Issues and Internal Issues articles in our February 2018 newsletter. 4.3 Determining the scope of the quality...

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Risk – ISO 31000:2018

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ISO 31000:2018, Risk Management – Guidelines, has been published. This second edition standard states that the purpose of risk management is the creation and protection of value. It improves performance, encourages innovation, and supports the achievement of objectives. According to ISO 31000:2018, its main changes from ISO 31000:2009 are: Review of the principles of risk management, which are the key criteria for its success; Highlighting of the leadership by top management and the integration of risk management, starting with the...

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Quality Manual Templates

Mar 1, 2018 in Newsletter | Comments Off on Quality Manual Templates

We have quality manual templates for IATF 16949:2016, AS9100D, AS9110C, AS9120B, and ISO 9001:2015-based quality management systems: IATF 16949:2016 Quality Manual Template, 67 pages ($150) AS9100D:2016 Quality Manual Template, 42 pages ($135) AS9110C:2016 Quality Manual Template, 43 pages ($135) AS9120B:2016 Quality Manual Template, 40 pages ($135) ISO 9001:2015 Quality Manual Template, 29 pages ($95) We have a policy manual template for an ISO 14001:2015-based environmental management system, and a policy manual template for...

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Gap Analysis Checklists

Mar 1, 2018 in Newsletter | Comments Off on Gap Analysis 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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