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					ISO 9001 Training

Implementing ISO 9001 in any organization first requires the development of the necessary
knowledge, skills and understanding to enable the practical application of the standard. At this
stage organizations often seek the help of a consultant but this is often unnecessary since the
required understanding can easily be sought for free.

The training section provided by ISO 9001 Checklist is intended to give any business a
knowledgeable foundation that ensures their quality management system is highly robust. It
could save you £0000's in consultancy fees.

The Concept behind ISO 9001 Training

ISO 9001 training is a unique internet browser based tutorial solution that provides expert
practical guidance for businesses wishing to interpret ISO 9000 fundamentals to help better
understand and implement the requirements of ISO 9001:2008. It could help your business to
get the most out of your quality management system, and it’s free to use!

The ISO 9001 training section represents a body of knowledge which explains the
requirements of the standard in plain English coupled with practical guidance and
interpretation. The online ISO 9001 training section divides the standard into four sections
that follow the Plan, Do, Check and Act cycle. The page menu then subdivides each section
into Principles, Base Clauses and Requirements for easy comparison. Each stage of the
cycle then relates each clause of ISO 9001:2008 to the key concepts that lie at the heart of
quality management.

How does it Work?

Simple, it encourages the use of the PDCA cycle as a means to implement your quality
management system by prompting the user to:

        PLAN your quality system’s high level processes, define your quality policy and
        establish your quality objectives in accordance with the expected output. Consider;
        how will the quality management system be documented, what resources will be
        needed, who will have responsibility for what and how will the effectiveness of the
        system be evaluated and communicated.

        DO carry out day-to-day activities by performing the necessary processes in
        accordance with any planned arrangements. Gather performance information by
        undertaking audits and other measurements as planned.

        CHECK the results and analyse the information gathered through various
        measurements and monitoring activities to determine whether the quality
        management system has achieved what it set out to do.

        ACT by using the results from internal audits, preventive actions and management
        reviews to ensure the continual improvement of your quality management system;
        continual improvement should be the organization’s permanent objective.

What Happens after Implementation?

You need to choose a registrar. The registrar is a third party certification auditor who will
assess your quality management system and issue a certificate if it meets the requirements of
ISO 9001:2008. In choosing a registrar you should consider their industry experience,
geographic coverage, price and service level offered. The key is to find a registrar who can
meet your requirements. For further information regarding national accredited certification
bodies, please visit UKAS.
Pre-assessment by your registrar normally takes place about 6 weeks before registration. The
purpose of the pre-assessment audit is to identify areas where you may not be operating in
accordance with the standard. This allows you to correct any deficiencies before registration.

Prior to registration, you should arrange an initial assessment with your registrar. At this point
the registrar will review your quality management system (by interviewing staff, observing
activities and checking records) to decide whether you should be recommended for
registration.

Resource Box

ISO 9001 Checklist has grown from a project started in 2002 by ISO Auditors and Quality
Manager Trainers to freely share their knowledge and experience with the ISO community
online. The free ISO 9001 training section is an essential resource for any organization aiming
to achieve ISO 9001:2008 accreditation through PDCA.

To learn more about free online ISO 9001 training please visit ISO 9001 Checklist:
http://www.iso-9001-checklist.co.uk/iso-9001-training.htm


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Justin Knightley
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Email: justin.knightley@iso-9001-checklist.co.uk


About ISO 9001 Checklist

ISO 9001 Checklist has grown from a project started in 2002 by ISO Auditors and Quality
Manager Trainers to freely share their knowledge and experience with the ISO community
online. The free ISO 9001 training section is an essential resource for any organization aiming
to achieve ISO 9001:2008 accreditation through PDCA.

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About ISO 9001 Checklist has grown from a project started in 2002 by ISO Auditors and Quality Manager Trainers to freely share our knowledge and experience with the ISO community world-wide.