Changes Impacting Certification - ISO 9001:2015 and More!
Sheronda Jeffries, Strategic Relationship Lead, QuEST Forum, Durham, NC, USA
Keywords: ISO, Certification, IAF
With the updates to ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and industry standards like TL 9000:2016 (R6), IATF 16949:2016 and IAQG 9100:2016, there are lots of changes occurring in the world of 3rd party certification. But there are also other changes occurring, including an increase in the use of remote, virtual auditing techniques along with broad changes affecting accredited management system certifications.
Attend this presentation to gain an understanding of the changes occurring at the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) that may impact your Accreditation Body, your Certification Body, your certified organization and ultimately your suppliers and your customers.
“ISO 9001 is used by millions of people and organisations around the world and the upcoming 2015 revision will have a big impact on those who work with the standard.
The impact of this revision will be similar to, if not greater than the 2000 edition, which was a major change for accreditation bodies, certification bodies, training organisations, implementing organisations, procurement organisations, consultants and customers.”
An excerpt from IRCA Resources on “ISO 9001: IRCA Supporting the 2015 Revision”, October 2013