ISO 9001 Certification

ISO 9001 is the internationally recognised standard for managing your business in a quality way.  It’s relevant to, and can be adopted by, any organisation in any business sector, regardless of whether you provide a service or product.  ISO 9001 is based on a number of principles that go hand in hand with good business practice.  These include focusing on customers, involving all people that affect your business, doing things systematically and continuously looking for ways to improve.

The benefits of adopting ISO 9001

Organisations that implement ISO 9001 are invariably a step ahead of those that don’t.  This is because they’re usually more efficient and can pass cost savings onto customers to become more competitive.  The systematic and structured approach of ISO 9001 means that staff are motivated as they’re clear about their responsibilities.  Consequently, your customers will enjoy an improved and more consistent service and your company will have a better reputation in the market place.

Where do you begin?

Being tasked with getting ISO 9001 can be a daunting prospect.  At Approachable Certification we’re very conscious of this and provide a number of ways to help you.  Please visit our how to achieve certification section, or contact us so that we can guide you through the process.

Already have an ISO 9001 system in place?

If you currently have a management system that has addressed all the requirements of ISO 9001, the next step is to get it audited by a certification body.  Then, provided you meet the requirements, you’ll be awarded with a certificate of registration that you can proudly use to promote your business.  For a quotation for an audit please click here.

Approachable Certification will make the certification process as simple and pleasant as possible.  Our auditor will be friendly, realistic and supportive and have practical knowledge of your industry sector.

If you already have an ISO 9001 certificate but are unhappy with your current certification body (perhaps because of their high fees or poor service), Approachable Certification will transfer your certification free of charge.

What’s the cost of an audit to ISO 9001?

Approachable Certification is committed to transparent pricing with fees based on a fixed daily rate.  Criteria for the number of days required for a particular audit is specified by the accreditation body, UKAS, and depends on such factors as the size of your company and what it does.

Consequently, a few specific details are required to provide you with a competitive quotation.  Please call us on 0161 667 6610, email us or tell us a bit more about what your organisation does on this quotation request form.

Why Approachable Certification?

Why choose Approachable Certification for your Certification Audit?  Simple.  We’re competitive, friendly and offer excellent customer service.  Read more here.

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