Monthly Archives: September 2015

ISO 17025 and Business Changes

Question My organization has just been recently accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2005. Shortly thereafter, changes were made to the organization’s structure and business operations.  I would like to know: 1) When should these changes be reflected in the Quality Manual? 2) … Continue reading

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Six Sigma Black Belt

Question I am currently an Executive Chef working that has been taking online classes for Green & Black Belt Six Sigma.  I am about halfway through my Black Belt classes and would like to pursue my certifications.  However, my company … Continue reading

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Writing ISO 9001:2015 Procedures

Question I am in the process of implementing ISO 9001:2015 at a heavy civil construction company. I do not have any prior experience implementing but did work in an ISO environment for 13 years. I am looking for assistance on … Continue reading

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Dual Certifications

Question Our company currently holds dual certifications to API Q1 and ISO 9001:2008 that are not set to expire until November 2017. When making the transition to ISO 9001:2015 and re-certifying in November 2017, will we be able to do … Continue reading

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