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Compliance Corner – ISO 9001:2015 Clause 8.3

2024-06-18T13:05:49+01:00

ISO 9001:2015 Clause 8.3, which covers the "Design and development of products and services," is often perceived as the most challenging auditable clause in the standard. However, it doesn't have to be intimidating. This guide aims to demystify Clause 8.3, explaining its requirements and how to effectively audit it. Understanding Design and Development in [...]

Compliance Corner – ISO 9001:2015 Clause 8.32024-06-18T13:05:49+01:00

Compliance Corner-Addressing Non-conformance

2024-06-11T22:11:21+01:00

Compliance Corner: Answering Non-Conformances Receiving non-conformances during your ISO assessments is common and not necessarily negative. Instead, view them as opportunities to improve your system. Non-conformances do not mean losing your certificate or that your system is poor; they simply indicate areas needing attention. Your Auva Lead Auditor will provide an audit findings report [...]

Compliance Corner-Addressing Non-conformance2024-06-11T22:11:21+01:00

Climate Change Amendment to Management Systems

2024-06-13T21:45:14+01:00

The ISO and the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) announced the publication of additional Climate Change Amendments last month, which apply to existing and new ISO Management Systems, emphasising ISO’s commitment to climate action. The amendment, which includes ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001 and ISO 27001, is simple but aligns with the increased global concern around [...]

Climate Change Amendment to Management Systems2024-06-13T21:45:14+01:00

Maximising efficiency and maintaining ISO 9001 certification with the 5S methodology

2024-06-13T21:56:39+01:00

The 5S principle, also known as the 5S methodology, is a powerful tool for businesses seeking to improve their efficiency and productivity while maintaining ISO 9001 certification. The 5S acronym stands for Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain. This system was first developed in Japan and is now widely used in manufacturing [...]

Maximising efficiency and maintaining ISO 9001 certification with the 5S methodology2024-06-13T21:56:39+01:00

Triple ISO certification success for Mac Zero in Northern Ireland

2023-04-12T03:38:53+01:00

Robbie Henshaw, Auva Certification’s Chairman, was pleased to present County Tyrone based Mac Zero Modular Buildings with ISO 9001: Quality Management Systems, ISO 14001: Environmental Management Systems, and ISO 45001: Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems certifications. Offering modular building solutions, including design, manufacturing, groundworks and installation, Mac Zero is a specialist provider with a [...]

Triple ISO certification success for Mac Zero in Northern Ireland2023-04-12T03:38:53+01:00

Military, avionic and industrial component stockist transfers to Auva

2021-04-12T10:27:29+01:00

We are proud to announce that CVC Components, BSL Express Spares and FEL Avionics have successfully transferred their ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems certification to Auva Certification! What an interesting group of companies to audit to this standard! All three companies are situated on a secure 40-acre site with 45000 sq ft purpose-built storage facilities. This is to house over 111 million obsolete, [...]

Military, avionic and industrial component stockist transfers to Auva2021-04-12T10:27:29+01:00

UKAS has changed its brand identity: How does it affect you?

2021-01-25T01:09:20+00:00

The new logo and branding are represented in the UKAS website refresh here: www.ukas.com. It has been chosen to support the values and aims of UKAS as a world-leading, globally competitive Accreditation Body. As a UKAS accredited certification body, this means all our Auva / UKAS certified logos and your ISO certifications will need [...]

UKAS has changed its brand identity: How does it affect you?2021-01-25T01:09:20+00:00

ISO 9001 certification supporting the US Citrus Industry

2021-01-21T06:41:58+00:00

ISO 9001 certification: From orange grove to glass Orange juice resurgence to boost immune system There has been a recent resurgence in the consumption of orange juice due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the benefits of helping to support the immune system.  To support the increased demand, ISO 9001 Quality Management System has helped [...]

ISO 9001 certification supporting the US Citrus Industry2021-01-21T06:41:58+00:00

Auva Certification is Buildsafe-NI approved

2021-01-21T03:29:34+00:00

We are pleased to announce that following an assessment by a panel at the Construction and Procurement Delivery (CPD), Department of Finance (Northern Ireland), Auva Certification has satisfied requirements of the Buildsafe-NI initiative and Environmental Management Systems respectively for providing third-party health and safety and environmental management systems certification (Construction). Auva Certification has been [...]

Auva Certification is Buildsafe-NI approved2021-01-21T03:29:34+00:00

Audit Time Calculation for ISO 9001

2021-02-11T11:14:03+00:00

It is often asked how a Certification Body comes up with the ISO 9001 audit time calculation. The time is established by the IAF (International Accreditation Forum) who oversee the ISO standard and help to regulate the accreditation providers such as UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service). The guidelines are contained within IAF MD5 and [...]

Audit Time Calculation for ISO 90012021-02-11T11:14:03+00:00
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