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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Within all ISO standards, organizations are required to know the needs of their interested parties, but just who are these groups? The definition of interested parties, under ISO standards, is “a person or organization that can affect, be affected by or perceive itself to be affected by a decision or activity,” but the way this […]
It is not a surprise that high-quality products and services are associated with organizational success, but managing and maintaining quality consistently is not simple. A quality management system, or QMS, can play a key role in ensuring your business is always delivering your best quality work, so your satisfied customers spread the word and help […]
Small businesses are not exempt from the demands of customers. Regardless of the size of your company, customers expect high-quality service and products, and if your business can’t deliver these things, then another company will. One of the best ways to ensure you’re meeting the needs of your customers is to implement a quality management […]
If you’re thinking of adopting ISO 9001, or if you have already become ISO 9001 certified but think you may be falling short of the standards, an assessment can be a great way to understand more about where you stand. At Trident Quality Management Solutions, we offer a variety of ISO 9001 assessment options for […]
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 […]
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.