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30 Apr 2020

The ISO 9001 Standard and Risk-based Thinking - some practical advice

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  Do you need formal Risk Management or not? One of the key changes in the 2015 revision of ISO 9001 is a requirement to  establish a systematic approach to considering risk, rather than treating “prevention” as a separate component of a quality management system.
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08 Apr 2020

When e-learning is not e-Training

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Many online Courses are not suited to Adult Learning and so not effective
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20 Mar 2020

How competent are your Internal Auditors?

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And have you any objective evidence to demonstrate such competence? ISO Management System Standards require that persons involved in such systems be competent and training is an essential part of building such competence. Let’s consider internal auditing of the 2 most popular management system standards ISO 9001, the quality system standard (QMS), and ISO 14001, the environmental management ...
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11 Feb 2020

IAF CertSearch site launched - handle with care

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The IAF have launched their CertSearch.com website plus 5 Reasons not to trust it  
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07 Feb 2020

Six ISO Auditor Training problems solved

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  The Course you want, when you want it, where you want it.  And the price is right! Whether you are trying to organise a Course for colleagues, or just for yourself, there are six problems regularly encountered by those organising training in auditing against the requirements of ISO management Standards – ISO 9001, ISO 13485, ISO 14001, etc.  We believe we have the solution.
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24 Jan 2020

Revised ISO Publication Dates - update 11 - Jan 2020

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 ISO Publication Dates   Revised Publication Dates for updated ISO Management System Standards (MSS) and associated documents and guides Fairly quiet on the new Standards front currently.  However, several supplementary Standards and Specifications are in development and some are due for publication shortly.  Get the details here ...
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09 Jan 2020

Internal Auditor Training - 5 Reasons why it’s a ‘Must’

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The Competency requirement includes having competent Internal Auditors - training must be part of such competency Let’s consider internal auditing of the 2 most popular management system standards ISO 9001, the quality system standard (QMS), and ISO 14001, the environmental management system (EMS). And the claim that 'we've not had a problem with internal auditing until now'. That's about to ...
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05 Nov 2019

Successful audit of our ISO 29990:2010 Certification

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Our ISO 29990 Certificate (valid until 2021) confirmed by Surveillance Audit
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30 Sep 2019

What's different about e-Learning with deGRANDSON?

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26 Jul 2019

Why ISO 9001 matters to SMEs

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Even the smallest organization has a lot to gain from a certified Quality Management System (QMS) New businesses often ponder the benefits of ISO 9001 Certification and, being busy with start-up priorities, postpone certification until it is asked for by a prospective customer.  At that point it is, of course, too late. Optimistically, it takes a minimum of 5 months to get certified by which time ...
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