Change Is Inevitable
The past couple of years have seen many changes with the various global ISO and Aerospace Standards. The year 2018 will be the zenith of applied changes. Many certified organizations are still working diligently to beat the September 2018 deadline. If their organization does not successfully complete the certification transition by that time, they will be caught holding an expired certification and will have to deal with the consequences. Losing certification can be detrimental to business and quite costly! Do not delay!
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Implementing an ISO-certified quality management system typically takes about 16 weeks. However, it’s not uncommon for companies to find themselves in need of ISO certification in a shorter time frame, such as a contract that requires ISO certification that has to be executed before that 16-week window is up. To serve clients like these, Trident […]
Risk management and customer satisfaction might seem like two separate concerns, but they are more linked than you may think. It’s common for companies to worry that they can’t focus on risk management without taking time and resources away from good customer service. However, the right approach to risk management will count customer satisfaction as […]
Audits are a critical part of maintaining ISO 9001 certification for your quality management system (QMS). Sometimes, audits conducted by external groups are beneficial to getting objective information about your business, but internal audits also play a role. When it comes to internal ISO 9001 audits, there are two types to consider: horizontal and vertical. […]
AS9100 certification is the international gold standard in quality management systems for the aviation, space, and defense industries. If your company works in these fields, you are not required to have AS9100 certification, but it is hard to overlook the benefits that come with it. With the help of Trident Quality Management Solutions (Trident QMS), […]
Having an ISO 9001 audit can cause stress and annoyance for a lot of companies, but it doesn’t have to. In reality, with some planning and ongoing management, your ISO 9001 audit can be a worthwhile process that confirms your company’s conformity to the requirements of ISO 9001 and ensures your processes are working as […]
At Trident QMS, we assist clients in a wide variety of industries with implementing processes and standards to meet and maintain quality certifications. Our varied approaches allow us to tailor our support to your specific needs, so you get the fastest and most efficient quality management system implementation for certification possible. Take a closer look […]
If you want to show your customers that you’re dedicated to achieving the highest possible levels of service at each stage of your company’s work, then you need a quality management system. A quality management system, or QMS, is a collection of processes and procedures that set a framework for consistency and quality across all […]
If you use a quality management system, or QMS, there is a good chance that risk-based thinking is one of the tenets you follow. Risk-based thinking has the potential to lead to major improvements in most companies which is why it is such a common component of QMSs. However, what does it really mean to […]
The ultimate goal of ISO 9001 certification is to ensure that an organization’s products or services fulfill customers’ needs while meeting applicable quality standards. With that in mind, it’s understandable for organizations to focus on customer satisfaction while preparing for quality management system (QMS) implementation and ISO 9001 certification. But how should you define customer […]
QMS—or quality management systems—can help organizations of all sizes meet internationally recognized standards and achieve ISO 9001 certification. Trident Quality Management Solutions specializes in helping organizations identify problems in their internal processes and implement QMS to correct those problems. But what happens after QMS implementation is complete? Continue reading for a brief overview of the […]
Would you like to know where your organization stands with regard to conformity to the ISO 9001 requirements? Simply complete this short form to gain access to download this valuable tool that will provide insight as to whether or not your Quality Management System (QMS) conforms to ISO 9001. Even if you do not think you have a QMS or know what a QMS is, this QMS Assessment will at least provide you with some insight with what you have in comparison to what the ISO standard requires.