TRANSITIONING from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015
ISO 9001:2008 TO ISO 9001:2015 in just 1 day!! 
Instructor: Wali Alam & Michael Prior
Date: Tue, May 15, 2018 | 08.00 a.m. – 04.30 p.m.
Double-Tree by Hilton Hotel Houston Hobby Airport 8181 Airport Blvd, Houston, TX 77061*
(*Depending on number of registrants, the venue may change to QIA's own training center next door to the hotel)
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All requirements of ISO 9001:2008 are intact. Significant net additions. Big difference in structure and presentation. Learn how to make a smooth, painless and profitable transition
What Will I Learn?
  • Learn what the new requirements are and how to interpret them
  • Find out ways to implement the new changes practically
  • Identify which management tools to use in the new requirements
  • Draw the transition roadmap for the 2015 version
  • Effectively audit the new requirement if you are a 1st, 2nd or 3rd party auditor
Module 1: What is in the New Standard: It’s all good!!
  • Background and logic behind the Upgrade
  • Highlights of the changes- explains the theme of the new one
  • QIA’s LAB method of interpreting the standard
  • Explanation of the New Standard from a transition point of view
  • Strategy for Planning the transition
Module 2: Relating ISO 9001:2015 to 2008
  • The two standards side by side
  • Where is 2015 in 2008
  • Net additions to 2008, and how to handle them
  • Documentation needed
Module 3: Assured Transition
  • Clause by Clause planning of new documented system:
    • Determining what is right for your QMS
    • Policies/ Procedures/ Work Instructions/ Quality Manual
    • What to keep from your old QMS
    • Renumbering to the new structure
  • Building a transition project plan
  • What to expect in an audit
  • Re-numbering to the new ISO 9001:2015 standard
  • Training employees on ISO 9001:2015
Module 4: Workshop and Quizzes
  • Find the 2008 Requirements in ISO 9001:2015
  • Check your level of understanding of the ISO 9001:2015 Requirements
  • In-class exercise on building your new system
  • Review some tools for implementing ISO 9001:2015
Who Should Attend
  • QA/QC Managers
  • ISO Coordinators
  • QMS Consultants
  • Manufacturing Engineers
  • Process Engineers
  • Reliability Engineers
  • Operations & Management Reps
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Wali Alam
Experience in business
45 Years
Experience in QMS
26 Years
ISO 9001, 9002, 9003 2 versions (87,94) ISO 9001, 3 versions (2000,08,15), AS, QS, TS, 14001 18001, API, GMP, Atex, SME Pressure Vessels, 13485
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Wali is a degreed engineer with 45 years of leadership experience in manufacturing that included leadership roles in manufacturing engineering...
Wali is a degreed engineer with 45 years of leadership experience in manufacturing that included leadership roles in manufacturing engineering, manufacturing, supply-chain, and quality systems. He has spent an additional 23 years working continuously as a certification auditor, consultant, and trainer in North America, UK and Asia. He was one of the first registered auditors in the USA for Lloyds. Mr. Alam has been very active in professional societies, starting with AIIE (American Institute of Industrial Engineers), and the APICS (American Production & Inventory Control Society) where he had leadership roles since 1983. He has had leadership roles in ASQ (American Society for Quality) since 1992, and has been section Chair and the Conference Chair of Quality Management Division in Houston, Texas, USA.
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Michael Prior
Experience in business
34 Years
Experience in QMS
06 Years
ISO 9001, API Q1, Q2, ISO 14001, ISO 18001
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Michael is a Certified Quality Auditor and has a Bachelor of Science from Texas State University...
Michael is a Certified Quality Auditor and has a Bachelor of Science from Texas State University. Michael has over 34 years of corporate experience with 6 years of QMS field in Fortune 100 companies. He has published several articles related to ISO 9001-2008 and 9001-2015.
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Participants will Receive
Transition Plan
Transition Check List
Free Advice
Free Software*
*One year worth of free Software as a Service (SaaS)
COST: $490.00 / STUDENT


QIA offers a wide variety of professional services, such as, ISO 9001:2015 consulting and training to assist in transitioning from ISO 9001:2008 to the new 2015 standard. In addition, We offer consulting, Auditing and Training for a wide variety of standards.

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