ISO 9001 certification course identifies the international standard for quality management. Learn the reasons behind ISO 9001, what it requires, and how it can be applied to any organization. ISO 9001 sets out the criteria for a quality management system. It is the only standard in the family that individuals can be certified by, although this is not a requirement. It can be used by any organization, large or small, regardless of its field of activity. In fact, there are over one million companies and organizations in over 170 countries certified to ISO 9001.
This standard is based on a number of quality management principles including a strong customer focus, the motivation and implication of top management, the process approach and continual improvement. These principles are explained in more detail in ISO’s quality management principles. Using ISO 9001 helps ensure that customers get consistent, good quality products and services, which in turn brings many business benefits.
Upon completion of ISO 9001 certification, the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to:
Contents of ISO 9001:
Bob Ahtesham is an experienced instructor with a wealth of knowledge in chemical and environmental engineering. His educational background includes a Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering and a Master’s of Science in Chemical/Environmental Engineering from the University of Toronto. His expertise with quality management systems includes years of experience developing, implementing and maintaining ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certifications at various public and private organizations. Most recently, his work experience includes his role as the Quality Assurance and ISO Manager for the City of Vancouver. Bob also has extensive experience delivering presentations at public hearings, city council meetings and provincial ministries, regarding business planning and quality management systems. He is excited to share his knowledge with the Ashton College continuing education community.
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This course is targeted to those who want to advance their career in:
The registration fee for this course is $890.
Live Online Students
Ashton College uses web conferencing tools for conducting online classes and online learning management systems for managing resources, assignments, and grades. These tools help instructors and students connect live online as well as asynchronously. The basic requirements for online learning include a computer, webcam, speakers, and a microphone or a headset and headphones, along with a reliable internet connection. Though online learning can be pursued using smartphones and tablets, the use of laptops or desktop computers is encouraged for an enhanced learning experience.
This course does not require approval by the Private Training Institutions Branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training. As such, it was not reviewed.