Discipline of Certification: Quality Management Systems

Certification Standard: ISO 9001:2015

About Certification Standard: The adoption of a quality management system is a strategic decision for an organization that can help to improve its overall performance and provide a sound basis for sustainable development initiatives.
The potential benefits to an organization of implementing a quality management system based on this International Standard are:
  • a) the ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements;
  • b) facilitating opportunities to enhance customer satisfaction;
  • c) addressing risks and opportunities associated with its context and objectives;
  • d) the ability to demonstrate conformity to specified quality management system requirements.
Who Can apply: All the requirements of this International Standard are generic and are intended to be applicable to any organization, regardless of its type or size, or the products and services it provides.
Certification Sectors
  • Agriculture, Hunting, Forestry & Fishing
  • Mining and Quarrying
  • Food Products, Beverages and Tobacco
  • Textiles and Textile Products
  • Leather and Leather Products
  • Pulp, Paper and Paper Products
  • Publishing Companies
  • Printing Companies
  • Software Houses
  • Coke and Refined Petroleum Products
  • Chemicals, Chemical Products and Fibers
  • Rubber and Plastic Products
  • Non-metallic Mineral Products
  • Concrete, Cement, Lime, Plaster, etc.
  • Basic Metals and Fabricated Metal Products
  • Machinery and Equipment
  • Electrical and Optical Equipment
  • Other Transport Equipment
  • Manufacturing Not Elsewhere Classified
  • Recycling
  • Construction
  • Wholesale and Retail Trade; Repair of Motor Vehicles,
  • Motorcycles and Personal and Household Goods
  • Hotels and Restaurants
  • Transport, Storage and Communications
  • Financial Intermediation, Real Estate, Renting
  • Engineering Services
  • Other Services
  • Other Social Services