TÜV SÜD PSB and HAWA Signs Memorandum of Understanding
HO CHI MINH CITY – TÜV SÜD PSB and the Handicraft and Wood Industry Association (HAWA) are working together under a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to offer seminars and training courses on quality control and factory audit to HAWA member companies. HAWA’s wood processing and furniture manufacturers member companies in Vietnam can now benefit from these programs run by TÜV SÜD PSB.
The finalization of this MOU reflects the commitment of TÜV SÜD PSB and HAWA towards the wood processing and furniture manufacturing industry in Vietnam. These seminars and training courses aim to increase the companies’ ability to handle quality control and factory audit related issues. Companies taking part in this initiative can be assured that comprehensive training and expertise will be imparted by the experts from TÜV SÜD PSB.
Quality control and factory audit are essential for companies in the Vietnamese market, and especially for those looking to bring their products into foreign markets. TÜV SÜD PSB has long been a leader in testing, inspection, product certification and management system certification services and the expertise in these specific fields will be put to good use in the training programs to benefit HAWA member companies. Quality control and factory audit enable companies to align objectives as well as customer requirements. TÜV SÜD PSB can customize programs to suit the needs of various companies, helping them to understand and improve on their performance in terms of quality control and factory processes.
Mr. Nguyễn Chiến Thắng, President of HAWA said, “We see strong desire from HAWA members to be kept up to date with the latest technical knowledge in the fields of Quality Control and Factory Audit. They are also especially interested in the requirements of the FSC® Chain of Custody certification. We hope that we are able to fulfill the technical training needs needs of our members through this collaboration with TÜV SÜD PSB to provide training/seminar programs.”
Mr. Sathish Kumar Somuraj, General Director of TÜV SÜD PSB Vietnam said, “The MOU is yet another step towards bringing TÜV SÜD PSB closer to the Vietnam market and it brings greater accessibility to essential training for wood processing and furniture manufacturers locally”, “We are excited to be able to support local companies overcome challenges as well as achieve their goals and business targets” he added.