ISO certification

QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM – ISO 9001

Among all the latest Management Systems ISO 9001- Quality Management System is the mostrecognized in the world. This system enables the companies to organize and process excellent procedures in order to meet the standard quality and requirements at the global platform in terms of Quality and Standards.
People are now concerned more about quality in their day to day life, becoming quality-conscious in every aspect of their life. They want to make sure that the standards which are set by the organization will fulfill their quality expectations. A certified Quality Management System implies your commitment to quality and meeting customer satisfaction. Executing a Quality Management System will help you buildand strengthen customer satisfaction, achieve stability, and enhance internal processes. It can decrease the possibilities of customer dissatisfaction.

QUALITY MANAGEMENT PRINCIPLES

  1. Customer focus:
  2. Leadership
  3. Involvement of people
  4. Process approach
  5. System approach
  6. Continual Improvement
  7. Fact based decision making
  8. Mutually beneficial supplier relationship

ISO 9001– IT’S KEY BENEFITS

It offers the following advantages

  • Boosts your image
  • Increases sales
  • Improves your earnings
  • Lessens operational cost
  • Increases customer satisfaction
  • Enhances better management skills

OHSAS 18001 – OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY ASSESSMENT SERIES

Many of the leading companies in the world have adapted OHSAS 18001 – Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems. A very necessary step to maintain their Health and Safety Management principles and also to sustain reputation in the global market. Organization with the OHSAS systems have the essential marketing edge and its assists them to remain in front when it comes to Employee Protection.
An organization’s firm commitment to protect the health and safety of your staff is a remarkable factor in anaggressive market. A certified Occupational Health and Safety Management System exhibit your determination to protect your employees and the environment from damaging incidents.
An OHSAS 18001 Standard Implementation signifies that your management system has been calculated against an excellent practice standard and found compliant.

OHSAS 18001– IT’S KEY BENEFITS

Implementing OHSAS 18001 really helps your company in the following way.

  • Boosts your image
  • Commitment to protection of employees and safeguard property
  • Compliance to Health and Safety Legislations
  • Improve efficiency and consequently reduce Loss time
  • Improving cost control through reduced Incidents
  • Reduce Insurance premiums
  • Improve safety culture
  • Improve Image with Authorities
  • Improve Employee ethics

ISO 14001 – Environmental Management System

With the danger of global warming and its consequence the human society has become aware and thoughtful about the ecology and its preservation. ISO 14001 EMS helps to preserve the Environment around us, by following a set of management standards. Companies adopting ISO 14001 EMS are more competitive against their competitors and are duly recognized at the global level.
Environmental regulations authorities are becominguncompromising, and so is the law enforcement. Clients and shareholders want that businesses decrease the environmental effect from their business, exhibit what they do, and how they improve and upgrade. An Environmental Management System aids your organization to be in charge of and successfully supervise the most significant environmental aspects, e.g. emissions, waste-handling, utilize natural resources, and energy-efficiency.
An ISO 14001 implementation and certification proves that your Environmental Management Systemsignifies that your management system has been calculated against an excellent practice standard and found compliant.

ISO 14001– It’s Key Benefits

Implementing ISO 14001 really helps your company in the following way.

  • Boosts your image
  • Compliance to Environmental Legislations
  • Improving cost control through materials and Energy
  • Reducing Environmental Incidents which results in reputation, liability etc
  • Improve Image with Authorities
  • Improve Employee ethics
  • Improve awareness in the society

HACCP – Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points

Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) display set upon to be the committee devastating suitable major control points by the food and drug administrative agent.

. HACCP is regarded as hazard analysis (HA) and critical control points (CCP). HA is to find the hazard elements and analyze the hazard processes and units. HACCP is to decide the sanitation control points to rectify the major hazard control points after identifying the hazard elements from material supply, manufacture, processing, preservation and dispensation to the end user consumption.

In other words, HACCP is a scientific food sanitation control system to affirm the safety and hygiene of food product by the effective and self-motivated hygiene control system. HACCP is the management system dealing with food safety through the following methods. Analysis and control of hazard elements from biological, chemical and physical perspectives. All food product life cycle is the object of HACCP beginning from material supply and food manufacturing to distribution and consumption.

Benefits of HACCP system

  • Sanitation control
  • Food production in sanitary manner
  • Concentration in the sanitation effort and effective control of food
  • Economic control of food products (Reduction of defective product and customer complaints)
  • Reliability in the food product
  • Safe and sanitary distribution of food product
  • Choice of sanitary food product through public certification
  • Prevention from the food hygiene problems
  • Effective response to RECALL and P/L
  • Export advantage
  • Advantageous inspection process
  • HACCP mark indication

ISO 22000 – Food Safety Management Systems

The ISO 22000 standard is suitable and harmonized with other international management system standards, including ISO 9001. It is a must for integration with existing management systems and processes.

ISO 22000 is applicable to all organizations, directly or indirectly connected in the food value chain, from farm to fork.

Interactive communication

  • System management
  • Control of food safety hazards through pre-requisite programmes and HACCP plans
  • Continual improvement and updating of the food safety management system

ISO 22000 is a truly international standard suitable for any business in the entire food chain, including inter-related organizations such as producers of equipment, packaging material, cleaning agents, additives and ingredients.

ISO 22000:2005 is also for companies seeking to integrate their quality management system, for example ISO 9001:2000, and their food safety management system.

Benefits

Certifying your food management system against the requirements of ISO 22000:2005 will bring the following benefits to your organization:

  • Applicable to all organizations in the global food supply chain
  • A truly global international standard
  • Provides potential for harmonization of national standards
  • Covers the majority of the requirements of the current retailer food safety standards
  • Complies with the Codex HACCP principles
  • Provides communication of HACCP concepts internationally
  • An auditable standard with clear requirements which provides a framework for third-party certification
  • Suitable for regulators
  • The structure aligns with the management system clauses of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001
  • Enables communication about hazards with partners in the supply chain

FSSC-22000 GENERAL INFORMATION

The FSSC 22000 Food Safety System Certification provides a framework for effectively managing your organization’s food safety responsibilities. FSSC 22000 is fully recognized by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) and is based on existing ISO Standards

 

The FSSC 22000 Food Safety System Certification gives a structure to viably dealing with your association’s sustenance wellbeing duties. FSSC 22000 is completely perceived by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) and depends on existing ISO Standards.

On the other hand, recognition of certification scheme by Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) plays a key role for companies, planning to supply or supplying products to large international food companies, large retailers, such as Tesco, Wal-Mart, Carrefour, Metro, etc. Upon the analysis of ISO 22000 requirements, Global Food Safety Initiative came to the conclusion on necessity to develop for food manufacturers more specific requirements for prerequisite programmes. That is how specification PAS 220:2008, Prerequisite programmes on food safety for food manufacturing, was developed (now PAS 220 is replaced by ISO/ТS 22002-1-2009).

Certification scheme, based on ISO 22000:2005 standard and PAS 220:2008 specification (now PAS 220 is replaced by ISO/ТS 22002-1-2009), was recognized by Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) and named FSSC 22000. The Foundation for Food Safety System Certification (FSSC) developed this certification scheme, holds proprietary rights, copyright, and right to conclude license agreement with Certification Bodies.

FSSC 22000 includes 4 parts, which contain:

  • description of certification scheme, requirements for organizations-food manufacturers;
  • requirements for Certification Bodies;
  • requirements for Accreditation Bodies;
  • order of the Board of Founders’, members of which approve requirements and certification scheme regulations.

BENEFITS FROM IMPLEMENTATION AND CERTIFICATION

  • recognition by all organization, included in global food supply chain;
  • confidence in food products quality;
  • demonstration of commitment to safe food products production, improvement of trademark authority and corporate image;
  • increase in the confidence level of customers, retail store chains, regulatory authorities and potential partners;
  • decrease of food safety-related risks;
  • improvement of supply chain management.

ISO 27001 – Information Security Management System

ISO 27001 Information security systems assists all enterprises and manufacturers to manage their information security management and on later stages to the customer needs in the most adapted and correctways. It has given the business edge orders others in the competitive business world.

It is set on ISO 9001. In particular, the requirements for customer satisfaction and continual improvement have been changed to them more approachable for regulatory terms.

The selection of fool proof security controls to protect Information Assets and to entrust confidence among customers is the demand for many commercial establishments, government agencies, nonprofit organizations etc.

ISO 27001– It’s Key Benefits

Implementing ISO 27001 really helps your company in the following way.

  • Boosts your image
  • Dependability of Information and Information systems
  • Improve organizations efficiency and effectiveness
  • Reducing the likelihood of information misuse.
  • Compliance with legal, statutory, regulatory and contractual requirements
  • Improved corporate governance and assurance to stake holders
  • Risk Assessment performed

Threats, vulnerability and likelihood of occurrence are evaluated, and Impact reduced

Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)

A Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) certification scheme offers self-governed verifications and certification that the basic manufacturing practices and prerequisites necessary for the implementation of an effective Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) food safety program are being followed.

GMP compliance requires minimum practical sense hygienic and processing requirements suitable to all food processing establishments. Many food industry companies have implemented the GMP certification scheme for food processing as the foundation upon which they have developed and implemented other quality and food safety management systems, such as HACCP, ISO 22000, SQF and ISO 9001.

GMP – It’s Key Benefits

  • Enhancement of your food safety management system;
  • Demonstration of your commitment to producing and trading safe and quality food;
  • Prepare you for HACCP certification or other food safety and quality management system;
  • Increase consumer confidence in your products; and

Prepare you for assessment by regulatory authorities and other stakeholders

Supplier Audit

A second party audit is when a company performs an audit of a supplier to verify that they are meeting the requirements specified in the contract/ quality terms. These requirements may contain specific control over certain processes, traceability of products (raw materials, semi-finished and finished), housekeeping, documentation of processes or any of a host of other items of special interest to that customer.

 

These audits can be done on-site by reviewing the processes or even off-site by reviewing documents provided by the supplier. The customer can audit against the entire contract or part of the contract which may lead to submitting the audit report to the supplier, comprising audit results, observations, conformities and non-conformities.

Protect your organization’s services, brands and reputation by monitoring the adherence of your vendors to your quality requirements, we will ensure:

  • Your quality standards requirements are consistently met
  • Your brand equity is retained; and
  • Your company vision and values are promoted and validated throughout your supply chain.

Audit against Your Code of Practice

By conducting Supplier Audits you can monitor supplier adherence to the values and procedures you have defined in your code of practice. Our audit solutions will assure that:

  • Customer loyalty is boosted, with stronger customer focus and higher levels of service.
  • Brand equity is maintained and enhanced as quality expectations are met.
  • Your values and strategy are completely understood and implemented.
  • Practices are consistent throughout your organization’s supplier networks.
  • The return on investment you expect is obtained.
  • Your organization’s supplier networks obtain the expected level of efficiency and focus on a path of continuous improvement above and beyond your expectations

IRCA Accredited Quality Management Systems (QMS) Auditor/Lead Auditor Training Course (ISO 9001:2015)

Nine Dots’s “Quality Management Systems (QMS) Auditor/Lead Auditor Training Course (ISO 9001)” course teaches the principles and practices of effective quality management system audits in accordance with ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 19011, “Guidelines for auditing management systems”.  Our experienced tutors will guide delegates through the entire audit process, from initiating the audit through to conducting audit follow-up. We do have multilingual trainers available covering most of common used communication language in UAE i-e: English, Arabic, Hindi etc

By attending this course delegates will gain necessary auditing skills developed through a balance of formal classroom tutorials, practical role-playing, group workshops, and open forum discussions. Written exam is conducted on Day 5

Who should attend?

  • Quality professionals interested in conducting first-party, second-party, and/or third-party audits
  • Management Representatives
  • Managers
  • Quality Directors
  • Managers
  • Consultants
  • People who wants to extend their career in Quality Field.

Course Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Audit the processes and management system effectively
  • To make a process audit and a procedure or a clause audit
  • Prepare and plan audits in a risk-based manner and effectively
  • Behave as a successful auditor
  • Select the audit team and evaluate their performances
  • Effectively get prepared for an audit
  • Effectively audit the processes assigned
  • Evaluate the findings and the conformities, nonconformities and improvement points effectively
  • Run opening and closing meetings and report the audits and non-conformities
  • Effectively follow up the audit findings
  • Explain the accreditation and certification
  • Add new certificate to your career

What’s included?

Includes examination fee, refreshments, lunch and training course notes

Contact our Training Consultant today to learn more about ISO 9001:2015 IRCA Approved Lead Auditor Training @ 00971527420999 / UAE Toll Free 8000 3570 4383

IRCA Accredited ISO 14001:2015 Lead Auditor

Gain the confidence to effectively audit an environmental management system (EMS) in accordance with internationally recognized best practice techniques. Demonstrate your commitment to a sustainable model by transforming existing auditor skills to ISO14001:2015. Consolidate your expertise with the latest developments and contribute to the continuous improvement of the business.

Who should apply?

This course is ideal for anyone wishing to audit an organization’s ISO 14001:2015 EMS.

Course Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the EMS Lead Auditor course, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Audit the environmental aspects, impacts and management system effectively
  • To make a process audit and a procedure or a clause audit in environmental management.
  • Prepare and plan audits in a risk based manner and effectively
  • Behave as a successful auditor
  • Learn about the most effective auditing techniques
  • Select the audit teams and evaluate their performances
  • Effectively get prepared for an audit
  • Effectively audit the processes assigned
  • Evaluate the findings and the conformities, nonconformities and improvement points effectively
  • Run opening and closing meetings and report the audits and non-conformities
  • Effectively follow up the audit findings
  • Explain the accreditation and certification
  • Add new certificate to your career

Contact our Training Consultant today to learn more about ISO 14001:2015 IRCA Approved Lead Auditor Training @ 00971527420999 / UAE Toll Free 8000 3570 4383

IRCA Accredited OHSAS 18001:2007 Lead Auditor IRCA certified

The primary objective of this course is to instruct Occupational Health and Safety auditors in the principles and practices specific to auditing for conformance with the national and international accepted norms and regulations relating to Occupational Health and Safety requirements. Delegates will be assessed in two different ways, a written examination and a continuous assessment of the attitude and performance of the delegate.

Who should attend ?

  • Health & safety managers
  • Those responsible for auditing BS OHSAS 18001
  • Health & safety consultants

It is recommended that attendees have a working knowledge of health and safety and of OHSAS 18001

Course Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the OHSAS lead auditor course, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Audit the processes and management system effectively
  • To make a process audit and a procedure or a clause audit
  • Prepare and plan audits in a risk-based manner and effectively
  • Behave as a successful auditor
  • Select the audit team and evaluate their performances
  • Effectively get prepared for an audit
  • Effectively audit the processes assigned
  • Evaluate the findings and the conformities, nonconformities and improvement points effectively
  • Run opening and closing meetings and report the audits and non-conformities
  • Effectively follow up the audit findings
  • Explain the accreditation and certification
  • Add new certificate to your career

Prerequisites

Participants must have a prior understanding of OHSAS management systems and/or auditing principles around another management system standard before attending this course

Contact our Training Consultant today to learn more about OHSAS 18001:2007 IRCA Approved Lead Auditor Training @ 00971527420999 / UAE Toll Free 8000 3570 4383