ISO 9001:2015 is the latest and updated version of ISO 9001 standard. The digit ‘9001’ stands for ‘quality management system (QMS)’ and ‘2015’ is the year of revision. Hence ISO 9001:2015 is the certification of the quality management system of an organization. QMS (ISO 9001) certification encompasses every aspect of your business right from planning, purchase till after-sales services. So achieving the ISO 9001 certificate literally means that you have well defined & well-implemented sops for all your business processes. ISO 9001 certification is a symbol of trust for your customers.
ISO 9001:2015 certification brings immense benefits to your organization. Few important benefits are:-
1. QMS improves your working system
2. Our organization becomes no more person dependent
3. Properly implemented ISO 9001 standard reduces business losses
4. ISO 9001 certification is very help-full in getting overseas business
5. ISO certification is required in different government & private tenders
6. ISO 9001 certificate improves corporate & social image of your organization
Ensure company product & services meets customer expectations and enhance customer satisfaction.
Maps out a framework that an organization can follow to set up an effective environmental management system.
Allows a company to show their customers that company has an effective health and safety management system.
Allows a company to show their customers that company has effective food safety management.
Allows demonstrating excellence and prove best practice in IT & improvement in the delivery of IT services.
Describes the best practice of a company who involves in the information security management system (ISMS).
Describes the best energy management practices that outline using energy efficiently helps organizations save money as well as helping to conserve resources and tackle climate change.
There are different kind of ISO Certification Standards which focus on a different aspect of business or organizational activity. ISO 9001 focus quality management system which helps the organisation to enhance customer satisfaction with company product and services. Similarly, ISO 14001 focuses on environmental management, and so on.
Before obtaining ISO certification, you must have a look into your entire business process thoroughly and analyze which part or parts of the process you desire to standardized with ISO standards. Accordingly, choose the ISO certification.
Below a broad category give you background on different ISO standards at glance and help you choose suitable ISO Certification for your business.
IAF stands for International Accreditation Forum. IAF is the world most recognised association of global Accreditation bodies and that are responsible for conformity assessment in various fields of quality management systems. An ISO Certification issued by IAF member accreditation body carries more value and recognition in the world. Even though, Government authorities prefer it for fulfilling eligibility criteria of government tenders.