Introduction to Quality Management Systems ISO 9001 and Beyond | BridgeValley



Introduction to Quality Management Systems ISO 9001 and Beyond

Many businesses already have basic systems in the organization that meet quality standards. Often times, some enhancements are necessary to meet particular quality standards. Understanding the ISO language and integrating it into your existing culture is the first step to approaching quality system implementation. ISO 9001 benefits include improving the consistency and quality of your products and processes, formalization of systems to ensure repeatability, track and improve quality performance.  In addition ISO 9001 certification can be the determining factor in acquiring new clients, maintaining or achieving a competitive advantage, and taking advantage of emerging market needs and trends. In this four hour seminar you will learn:

• History of ISO 9001

• Other types of management systems: Environmental,

    health & safety, etc.

• Review of different quality management systems to particular


• Review of the ISO 9001 quality management systems

• Step in getting your ISO 9001 and other management

    systems certified

• Management system common terms and definitions

• Importance and benefits of the quality management system

• Upcoming changes to the ISO 9001 standard in 2015

Dates: TBA

Cost: $125

For more information, please call or email Michael McAteer, Program Coordinator

BridgeValley Workforce in a collaborative venture with West Virginia Manufacturing Extension Partnetship through West Virginia University is offering courses related to the development of our workforce in the areas of engineering, management, and technology