ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System: Preparing for a Successful Transition
Delegates will gain a good understanding of the changes from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015 quality management system standards. The course will include some practical skills to enable you to implement and manage these changes within your company and for auditors to audit to the criteria of the new standard.
Objectives of the Presentation
On completion of this course attendees will be able to:
Explain the purpose and intent of the new series of management systems standards
Understand the application of the principles of quality management
Understand the new structure and terminology of ISO 9001:2015
Understand the differences between ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 9001:2008 standards
The timescale for the transition to ISO 9001:2015
Why Should you Attend
Is your organization ready for ISO 9001:2015? Have you begun preparing to transition or get certified to the new standard?
ISO 9001:2015 is one of the most significant updates in ISO standards affecting almost every industry and every supplier. This standard sets out the criteria for a quality management system and can be used in any organization. All companies must conform to the new standards by September 2018.
The new version of the standard as an integral part of an organization´s efforts towards sustainable development and promotes it as a tool for improving overall performance. It encourages more internal and external stakeholder focus as part of the adoption of a risk-based approach to quality management and emphasizes the importance of adopting a Quality Management System (QMS) as a strategic decision for an organization.
Background to ISO 9001:2015
Evolution of ISO 9001
Reasons for change
New Structure of ISO 9001:2015
Structure of ISO 9001:2015
Seven Quality Management Principals
Risk Based Thinking
Terms and Definitions
Changes to Requirements of ISO 9001:2015
Context of the organisation
Leadership and commitment
Risks and opportunities
Nonconformity and corrective action
Q&A - you´ll be able to post your questions about any aspect of the transition post webinar for a live Q&A session.
Transition Readiness Checklist - You will also receive an ISO 9001:2015 - Transition Checklist which give you an indication of your readiness for audit against ISO 9001:2015.
Who will Benefit
This course is suited to anyone working with Quality Management System standards. Quality Managers, Quality Engineers, Quality Auditors, Regulatory Managers, Design & Development Managers, Design Engineers, Production Managers, Production Supervisors, Manufacturing engineers, Members of your transition team, Internal and External Quality Assurance Auditors, Management Consultants
With over one million certified companies over the world, the international quality management systems standard ISO 9001 is among the most commonly used today. According to a Harvard Business School Study, adopters of the ISO 9001 standard are able to achieve higher sales, improve productivity, and reduce the Cost of Poor Quality. ISO 9001 recently received its latest revision with the release of ISO 9001:2015 to help businesses achieve greater gains in terms of quality, operational efficiency, and customer satisfaction. Manufactures have yet to understand the changes involved to undertake a smooth transition of their QMS and maintain compliance.