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Virginia Tech Center of Excellence for Quality Management
Virginia Tech Center of Excellence for Quality Management

Virginia Tech Center of Excellence for Quality Management

Intro to ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems

A short course designed as a foundation for those new to a Quality Management System (QMS) or for those who wish to review the standard. This course will give an overview of what a QMS is, the requirements of ISO 9001:2015, and how the standard provides a framework for creating a QMS.

Who should attend?

  • Anyone new to QMS
  • QMS managers and consultants
  • Anyone responsible for developing and implementing a QMS to ISO 9001:2015 standards
  • Organizations or individuals who want to learn about ISO 9001:2015
  • Internal and external management system auditors who will be auditing to ISO 9001:2015

What will I learn?

Upon completion of this training, you will be able to:

  • Understand the fundamentals of quality management
  • Understand the requirements of ISO 9001:2015
  • Apply knowledge of the requirements to aid in development a QMS

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Refund and Cancellation Policy: Requests for refunds will be honored when received fourteen calendar days prior to the program. However, another person may be substituted at any time for this program. A $60 administrative fee will be deducted for cancellations. In the unlikely event that this program is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university will fully refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.

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If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact Martha Franklin at 540-767-6114 or email during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the first day of the program.‚Äč Requests received less than 10 business days prior to the start date of the program may not be able to be accommodated.

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