January 31, 2018

Internal audit

Internal audit is used by the top management to diagnose the health of the management system.  Unfortunately it is also one process which is neglected by the top management. External audits carried out by CB have to be completed in a short time based on one or at the most two samples. On the other […]

General
January 28, 2018

Training on certification and accreditation

I provide training to: a) companies seeking certification for  various management systems, b) certification bodies seeking accreditation for various management schemes, c) MSME interested in rating assessment under ZED Certification Scheme, d) companies seeking product certification, e) freelancers doing audits for AB and CB. The training modules is based on extensive experience and includes all […]

General
January 28, 2018

ISO/IEC 17021-1: 2015 QMS/EMS

I provide consultancy services to Certification Bodies(CB) in obtaining accreditation for QMS/EMS Schemes from any Accreditation Board (AB) across the world. Accreditation standards: QMS – ISO/IEC 17021-1: 2015 and ISO/IEC 17021-3: 21017 EMS – ISO/IEC 17021-1: 2015 and ISO/IEC 17021-2: 21016 Certification standards: QMS – ISO 9001: 2015 EMS ISO 14001: 2015 Documentation can be either […]

General
January 27, 2018

Competence of Certification Body Personnel

One of the resource requirement of certification body (CB) is Competence of personnel. ISO/IEC 17021-1: 2015 defines competence as “ability to apply knowledge and skills to achieve intended results. CB should ensure that its personnel have appropriate knowledge and skills relevant to the types of management systems, such as, QMS, EMS, ISMS, and geographic areas in which […]

General
January 26, 2018

ISO 9004: 2009 – Managing for the sustained success of an organization – A quality management approach

This international Standard provides guidance to support the achievement of sustained success for any organization in a complex, demanding, and ever-changing environment, by a quality management approach. The sustained success of an organization is achieved by its ability to meet the needs and expectations of its customers and other interested parties, over the long term […]

General
January 25, 2018

IS 18001:2007 Occupational Health and Safety Management System – Requirements with guidance for use

This standard prescribes requirements for an occupational health and safety (OH&S) management systems, to enable an organization to formulate a policy and objectives, taking into account legislative requirements and information about significant hazards and risks, which the organization can control and over which it can be expected to have an influence, to protect its employees and others, whose […]

General
January 24, 2018

IS 10610: 2012 Indian Standard Good Governance – Guidance

Organizational governance is the system by which an organization is directed and managed in pursuit of its objectives. All organizations make and implement decisions within a governance system, having formal or informal processes and structures. Organizational governance is the set of processes, customs, policies, laws, systems and institutions affecting the way in which a organization […]

General
  • 1
  • 2