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ISO 9001:2008 QMS Implementation

10 July 2018, 5:42 am Written by
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ISO 9001:2008 QMS Implementation

 

What is this about?

ISO 9001:2008 is an internationally recognised standard for Quality Management System Requirements. This four-day programme assists delegates not to only evaluate the importance of quality standards in relation to their business operations and products but the following are also covered:

  • The meaning of Quality
  • Application of Quality Management Systems in any type of business
  • The benefits of implementing a Quality Management System
  • All the requirements spelled out in the chapters of the ISO 9001:2008 standard
  • How to apply the requirements of the standard in practical situations at work
  • The role of staff in implementing and maintaining a QMS
  • The role of the organization in implementing ISO 9001:2008
  • The process for certification in ISO 9001:2008

Why should you enroll?

In general, the local industry has great skills gaps in understanding quality management standards, and specifically implementation of the ISO 9001:2008 quality management systems. This course, above just an awareness course, is deeper elaboration on the principles and application in business of quality management systems. A greater portion of the program me is focused on explaining and defining the practical application of the requirements of the ISO 9001:2008 standard. Since the course will be run by trainers who have a lot of industry implementation experience, a more practical than academic approach expected in the delivery of this program me.

This is a short course, meant to meet local industry gaps in the area of ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems.

What are the topics covered?

The program covers the following main areas:

  • Quality Management Fundamentals
  • Establishing an ISO 9001:2008 based QMS
  • Role of Top Management
  • Resource Management
  • Controls for the making of products & the provision of service in QMS (Product/Service Realization)
  • Improving the performance of a QMS

Credits Awarded

3 credits

What is the duration?

This is a 4 - day course

Who should attend?

  • Individuals assigned the responsibility to implement quality management systems in their organization
  • Individuals who need to understand the benefits of quality management for their organization
  • Those interested in or starting a career in quality management
  • Chief executive officers (CEOs) / managing directors / business unit leaders / departmental heads
  • Management representatives appointed in terms of the standard - clause 5.5.2
  • Departmental quality representatives
  • Individuals identified by management for further development

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ISO 9001:2008 QMS Awareness

10 July 2018, 5:42 am Written by
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ISO 9001:2008 QMS Awareness

 

What is this about?

ISO 9001:2008 is an internationally recognised standard for Quality Management System Requirements. This one-day programme assists delegates to evaluate the importance of quality standards in relation to their business operations and products. It provides an ideal introduction to quality standards and certification and provides a platform from which to launch a quality managementsystem.

The standard will illustrate how they may affect the way in which organisations shall meet national and internationalcustomer requirements in terms of product and service Quality.

Why should you enroll?

The programme provides a broad overview in terms of the plan, do, check, act structure of the ISO 9001:2008. The course delivers specific information on topics including:

  • How to define quality
  • The development of quality system standards
  • The structure of the ISO 9000 series
  • A clause by clause discussion of ISO 9001:2008
  • The importance of documentation and records
  • Quality managements system (QMS) standard.

What are the topics covered?

The program covers the following main areas:

  • The meaning of Quality
  • Costs and benefits of QMS
  • Quality Management Principles
  • Introduction to ISO 9000 Family of Standards
  • Practical Issues related to QMS Implementation
  • QMS maintenance process

Credits Awarded

1 credits

What is the duration?

This is a 1 - day course

Who should attend?

  • Individuals assigned the responsibility to implement quality management systems in their organization
  • Individuals who need to understand the benefits of quality management for their organization
  • Those interested in or starting a career in quality management
  • Chief executive officers (CEOs) / managing directors / business unit leaders / departmental heads
  • Management representatives appointed in terms of the standard - clause 5.5.2
  • Departmental quality representatives
  • Individuals identified by management for further development
 
 

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ISO 9001:2008 QMS Auditor

10 July 2018, 5:41 am Written by
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ISO 9001:2008 QMS Auditor

 

What is this about?

The aim of the course is to provide delegates, who intend to perform QMS audits, with the knowledge and skills needed to asses and report on the conformance and the effective implementation of processes (quality management system), through an audit, and to contribute to the continual improvement of the quality management system. By the end of the course, delegates will be able to;

  • Describe the responsibilities of a QMS auditor and describe the purpose of QMS auditing in the maintenance and improvement of management systems
  • Describe with reference to the Plan, Do, Check, Act (PDCA) cycle and the Model of a Process-based Quality Management System, the purpose and structure of ISO 9001:2008.
  • Plan, conduct and report a QMS audit as part of quality management systems in accordance with ISO 19011:2011.

Why should you enroll?

Major purpose of the course is to develop capacity for competent local ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System auditors to help organizations to adequately maintain and improve their systems, hence meet compliance requirements. It is evident in the local market, by high number of companies who fail to maintain their systems, leading to noncompliance and their certificates being revoked by certifying bodies. This is mainly because of a high lack of competent auditors needed to maintain the systems at different organizations.

What are the topics covered?

The program covers the following main areas;

  • Concepts of quality management system
  • What is an audit?
  • The process-based quality audit
  • Types of Audits
  • Programming audits
  • The auditor within the system
  • Audit preparation
  • Performance of the audit
  • Arriving at audit judgments
  • Reports, records, follow-up and corrective action
  • Root Cause Analysis

Credits Awarded

5 credits

What is the duration?

This is a 5 - day course

Who should attend?

  • Individuals assigned the responsibility to implement quality management systems in their organization
  • Individuals who need to understand the benefits of quality management for their organization
  • Those interested in or starting a career in quality management
  • Chief executive officers (CEOs) / managing directors / business unit leaders / departmental heads
  • Management representatives appointed in terms of the standard - clause 5.5.2
  • Departmental quality representatives
  • Individuals identified by management for further development
  • Production staff, supervisors, managers, executive management – any person who can be a custodian or help in the maintenance and improvement of the system.
 
 

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