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Essentials of ISO 9001:2008

ISO 9001:2008 specifies requirements for a quality management system (QMS).

This online course is an introduction for individuals with little or no previous knowledge of ISO 9001 or a Quality Management System (QMS). Essentials of ISO 9001:2008 provides a general understanding of the necessary concepts of the ISO 9000 series of standards and the impact of the requirements on day-to-day operations of organizations in any industry. The course explains the clauses of ISO 9001:2008, providing a foundation for understanding the quality management principles.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the benefits of a QMS
  • Know the purpose of ISO 9001:2008 and the ISO 9000 series of standards
  • Gain familiarity with the eight quality management principles
  • Know the factors that make an effective QMS
  • Understand requirements for key clauses of ISO 9001:2008
  • Know the process for registering to the standard

Who Should Attend

Professionals who wish to learn about the ISO 9001:2008 standard, beginning at the introductory level.



System Requirements

  • Chrome is preferred, Internet Explorer 7 and higher
  • Pop-up blockers should be deactivated when launching online courses
  • Flash
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Browser must be Java and JavaScript enabled

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