29 Apr 2020

ISO 14001 Gap Analysis-your starting point

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[ Whether you are starting from ‘scratch’ or whether you already have an EMS, a Gap Analysis is essential to establish which are the issues and topics that your EMS Project Plan will need to address.
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17 Feb 2020

[Infographic] 33 Steps to ISO 45001 Certification

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A valuable aid to your developing a viable OHSMS Project Plan - to aid you start on time, finish on time and leave nothing vital out. The ISO 45001:2018 Implementation Model developed by deGRANDSON Global The 33 Steps to ISO 45001 Implementation is the model we have developed for implementing an occupational health & safety management system (OHSMS) to meet the requirements of ISO 45001:2018 and ...
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19 Mar 2019

Transition Courses - Migrating to new ISO Standards

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  The Transition Training Course options Many revised and new ISO Management System Standards were published in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 with transition periods of 2 or 3 years. And these transition periods are proceeding apace. Soon you will need to modify and change your MDMS, OHSMS, etc. to meet the revised requirements of the new Standards. One of the easiest ways to effect this change is ...
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25 Jan 2019

Transition Courses - migrate to updated ISO Standards

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The preferred path to migration to the revised ISO Management System requirements. Transition Training Courses can be very hard to find and, having found the one you want, you're tied to dates and locations that don't often suit.  At least that was the case until now. We at deGRANDSON now offer you a choice of courses available on demand with our self-paced online Courses. All Transition Courses ...
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29 Jan 2018

Launch: ISO 13485 Training Online for the 2016 Standard

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There are 8 Auditor Courses for ISO 13485 to choose from Conventional classroom-based ISO 13485:2016 Auditor Courses usually limit you to two choices, a 2-day Internal Auditor Course or a 5-day Lead Auditor Course.  To select an appropriate ISO 13485 auditor course can be problematic.  There are no such restrictions when it comes to online auditor training courses. And the choice of Auditor ...
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23 Nov 2017

ISO 9001 & ISO 14001 Transition Deadline is now 15 March 2018

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The IAF has instructed all Certification Bodies to apply this deadline   You may have as little as 3 months to complete your transition to ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015.  All CB Audits after 14th March next will be to the revised Standards.  Do not get caught.
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30 Sep 2017

ISO Management Systems Standards Certification increasingly popularity

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The ISO has published its 2016 Survey of Management System Standard Certifications, an annual survey that counts accredited certification worldwide.  Overall trends were positive, with 1,644,357 valid certificates reported in 2016 as opposed to 1,520,368 in 2015, which is an 8% increase. *
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26 Sep 2017

ISO Management System deadlines fast approaching - don't get caught!

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Transition Period Deadlines matter When the deadlines are reached, your Certification terminates.  It is irrelevant what your Certificates states as the expiry date, and Certification Bodies have been known to renew certificates for three years as per usual and erroneously ignore transition deadlines. Apart from embarrassment with Suppliers, this can lead to real difficulties with regulators ...
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17 Sep 2017

Transition, Migration, Conversion & Extension Courses - The difference?

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How should these titles be used and what should you be asking for? Let's try to clarify. With less than 12 months to the ending of ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 Certification, many will be seeking training in the revised Standards for themselves and their colleagues.  Selecting the appropriate ISO Auditor Training Course can be difficult with confusing and, apparently randon choice in Course ...
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10 Sep 2017

Implementing ISO 9001: KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT, what to do & not to do

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An ongoing series of Posts: Practical advice on Clause 7.1.6 of ISO 9001:2015 This requirement in ISO 9001:2015 is often poorly addresses and more importantly, the valuable opportunity it provides is frequently ignored.
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