GOST ISO 9001 2015 – we speak as simply as possible about the difficult and complex
The ISO 9001 certificate ensures that the company has a quality management system that ensures the constant quality of goods-services.
The certificate ISO 9001 is granted in accordance with the results of certification according to the GOST R ISO 9001 standard from 2015. “International standard of quality management systems”. But the previous versions are also valid: 9001: 2008, 9001: 2011.
To receive ISO 9001 certificate all companies have the right, irrespective of the activity, size and type of products or services provided, at the request of the applicant in accordance with No. 184-FZ.
A company wishing to comply with the standards of the certificate should complete the document management system of the quality management system, where business processes relating to the quality of goods and services are implemented. The company selects the specific contents of the document circulation, proceeding from its own interests, only coordination with the norms of the ISO 9001 standard is required. The document circulation must be improved, and the processes described in it must be carried out.
An integral part of ISO 9001 is the comparison of how the results of the work correspond to the tasks, and the company should organize internal audits for this. Besides them, the company has the right to resort to the services of an independent organization for conducting an audit, which does not contradict the standards of the standard.
The ISO 9001 certificate is an international standard that establishes a list of requirements for quality management systems in enterprises. The current version of this standard is ISO 9001: 2015, in the Russian national edition it is GOST ISO 9001-2015. Certificates issued under previous editions of ISO 9001: 2008 / GOST ISO 9001-2011 are valid only until September 2018.
For Russian companies, obtaining an ISO 9001 certificate, on the one hand, is not necessary, but on the other hand it gives the organization significant advantages in the eyes of a potential client and partner, including a foreign one. On the site Rospromtest you can see a sample of the ISO certificate: Сертификат ИСО 9001