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ISO 9001 Foundation Quality Management Systems

Course Code

ISO-9001-F

Course Category

ISO Standards

Learning Mode

Self-Study

Examination

Yes (Optional)

Course Material

Downloadable Course Book

PECB ISO 9001 Foundation Quality Management Systems

A Global Quality and Quality Management Standards Education & Certification Programme 

The ISO 9001 Foundations training courses which focuses on the concepts of quality and quality management, and provides an overall explanation of ISO 9001 requirements for a quality management system (QMS). 


In this training course, you will be acquainted with the various aspects of a QMS based on ISO 9001, such as the role of top management, risks and opportunities, quality policy, processes that shape product and service provision activities, requirements for performance evaluation, and the importance of continual improvement. 


After completing this course, you can sit for the exam (optional). If you successfully pass the exam, you can apply for the “Certificate Holder in ISO 9001 Foundation” designation. This certificate demonstrates that you have a general knowledge of ISO 9001 requirements for a QMS and enables you to be part of QMS implementation projects.

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Learning Objectives & Outline

ISO 9001 Foundation Quality Management Systems

LEARNING OBJECTIVES 

Upon successful completion of this training course, the participants will be able to:

  • Describe the quality management concepts, principles, and definitions

  • Explain the main ISO 9001 requirements for a quality management system

  • Identify potential actions and approaches that organizations can use to achieve conformity to ISO 9001


COURSE OUTLINE 

  • Introduction to quality concepts, QMS, and clauses 4–6 of ISO 9001

  • ISO 9001 - Clauses 7–10 and certificate exam

Examination

ISO 9001 Foundation Quality Management Systems

The exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Program (ECP). It covers the following competency domains:


Domain 1: Fundamental concepts and principles of quality management and a QMS based on ISO 9001

Domain 2: ISO 9001 requirements for a quality management system —Clauses 4 to 10


  • Certificate and examination fees are included in the price of the training course.

  • PECB will provide over 200 pages of instructional materials containing explanations, guidance, and practical examples.

  • An attestation of course completion worth 14 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued.

  • In case of exam failure, you can retake the exam within 12 months for free.


CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 

This is an entry-level credential. First, a candidate needs to complete the PECB ISO 9001 Foundation training course. Then, they need to take the exam. After successfully passing the exam, candidates will be able to apply for the “PECB Certificate Holder in ISO 9001 Foundation” certificate. 


There are no prerequisites on professional or management system project experience required. Thus, following the training course, passing the exam and applying for the certificate are the only certificate program requisites that certificate holders shall meet before obtaining the certificate.


Exam - PECB ISO Foundation Exam

Designation - Certificate Holder in ISO 9001 Foundation

Professional Experience - None

MS Audit/Assessment Experience - None

QMS Project Experience - None

Other Requirements - Signing the PECB Code of Ethics

Who Should Take this Course

PECB ISO 9001 Foundation Quality Management Systems

The ISO 9001 Foundations training course is intended for: 

  • Managers and consultants seeking to know more about quality management 

  • Professionals wishing to get acquainted with ISO 9001 requirements for a QMS 

  • Individuals engaged in or responsible for quality management activities in their organization 

  • Individuals wishing to pursue a career in quality management

General Informatio

  • Certificate and examination fees are included in the price of the training course.

  • PECB will provide over 200 pages of instructional materials containing explanations, guidance, and practical examples.

  • An attestation of course completion worth 14 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued.

  • In case of exam failure, you can retake the exam within 12 months for free.

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Enrollment & Payment

Important 

  • Registration and payment for this training course is a prerequisite to participation.

  • Upon payment, you will receive an "Invitation to create a PECB account" from PECB (Professional Evaluation and Certification Board), the global accreditation body for this course of study. This will allow you to set up your account with the requisite pass codes for access to the learning portal.  

  • Once completed your application will be processed within a maximum of two working days, after which you will receive notification by email with confirmation of finalization of registration to access the portal and commence this course of study. 

  • In accordance with exchange requirements, billings are done in Barbados dollars which exchange at a rate of Barbados $2 to every US$1.

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