What is ISO 9001 QMS
ISO 9001:2008 is the International standard for Quality Management Systems (QMS).
a customer focused organisation leadership the involvement of people ensuring a process approach a systematic approach to management a factual approach to decision making mutually beneficial supplier relations continuous improvement
Benefits of iso 9001:2008
How to achieve ISO 9001 certification - ISO 9001 implementation / Certification steps
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Gap Analysis Awareness Training Process Identification and definition Documentation Design and finalization Implementation Internal Auditor Training and conduct of internal audit Management Review Meeting Review of Implementation Pre-assessment Stage 1 – certification audit Stage 2 – certification audit Award of ISO 9001 certification Continual improvement of the system through value added consulting and training services
What are the requirements of ISO 9001 standard ?
The major requirements of the ISO 9001:2008 standard are described in sections 4.1 through 8.5.3 of the actual Standard covered from clause 4 to clause 8.
Clause 4. Quality Management System
Summary of documents / records required by ISO 9001:2008
Documented statements of a quality policy and objectives:
4.2.3 Control of documents 4.2.4 Control of records 8.2.2 Internal audit 8.3 Control of nonconforming product 8.5.2 Corrective action 8.5.3 Preventive action
Documents needed by the organization to ensure the effective planning, operation and control of its processes:
In order for an organization to demonstrate the effective implementation of its QMS, it may be necessary to develop documents other than documented procedures. However, the only documents specifically mentioned in ISO 9001:2008 are:
There are several requirements of ISO 9001:2008 where an organization could add value to its QMS and demonstrate conformity by the preparation of other documents, even though the standard does not specifically require them. Examples may include:
Integrate ISO 9001 with other management system standards
ISO 9001 is designed to be compatible with other management systems standards and specifications, such as OHSAS 18001, ISO 22000, ISO 17025, ISO 27001, ISO 14001 Environment and other ISO standards. They can be integrated seamlessly through Integrated Management system approach. They share many principles so choosing an integrated management system can offer excellent value for money and an easier approach to implement, manage and improve multiple standards simultaneously.
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