The ISO 9001 Quality Management System is the world’s most popular quality improvement standard, with over one million certified organizations in 180 countries around the globe. It is the only standard in the 9000 family of standards published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) that can be used for the purpose of conformity assessment.
ISO 9001 Quality Management System is an internationally recognized standard that can benefit any size organization. The standard was most recently updated in 2015, and is referred to as ISO 9001:2015. The revision ensures that organizations can continue to streamline their management processes, maintain efficiency and increasing productivity
ISO 9001 Quality Management System can help organizations to improve in several areas including customer satisfaction, process / product Improvement, operational efficiency, risk management etc. It also serves as the basis for many other important sector-specific standards, including ISO 13485 medical devices), ISO/TS 16949 (automotive) and AS/EN 9100 (aerospace), as well as widely used management system standards such as OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001.
ISO 9001 certification demonstrates your organization’s ability to consistently meet and exceed customer expectations. For this reason, many buyers require suppliers to be ISO 9001 certified to minimize their risk of purchasing a poor product or service. A business that achieves ISO 9001 certification will be able to attain significant improvements in organizational efficiency and product quality by minimizing waste and errors, and increasing productivity.
Certifying to the latest, revised ISO 9001:2015 standard, would allow organizations to implement the current best practices, document and review the required structure, responsibilities, and procedures, in order to future proof their systems and processes. Eventually, organization would benefit from enhanced stakeholder and customer confidence, improved risk management and better operational effectiveness and efficiency.
TÜV SÜD employs some of the world’s leading experts in quality management systems and can conduct gap analyses and preliminary audits to help determine your organisation’s readiness for ISO 9001 certification.
TÜV SÜD is a global leader in management systems solutions, having issued more than 54,000 management systems certifications to date. Our dedicated and experienced auditors across the globe can speak your language and help you explore the possibility of integrating your ISO 9001 certification initiative with other management systems. We can also act as a one-stop provider for all your quality certification needs by offering bundled product testing and certification services. With the TÜV SÜD certification mark, you demonstrate your commitment to delivering quality products and services.