"QMS Auditor ISO 9001" Course

11. April 2011

Between March 21 and March 25, 2011 at the ASKVA offices, Belgrade Lloyd’s Register held a course for Auditors/Lead Auditors for Quality Management System „Lead Auditor ISO 9001“ participated by employees of the Agency for Certification, Accreditation and Health Care Improvement of the Republica Srpska along with colleagues from the Primary Health Care Centre Bijeljina.

The course is organized in a way to provide knowledge and skills necessary to audit Quality Management System (QMS) in accordance with ISO 9001. The course completely fulfils criteria set by the International Register of Certified Auditors (IRCA – www.irca.org). During the four and a half day long course, participants have prepared theoretically and practically to perform an audit of QMS of any company that set a goal to be ISO 9001 certified.

ISO 9001:2008 QMS specifies requirements that can be used for evaluation of organisation’s ability to satisfy customers and applicable laws and regulations. The Standard is directed to meet customers’ needs and is the only document used to do third party audit or certification.

The instructor of the outstanding course was Milan Ivanović, director of Lloyd’s Register doo Belgrade. All course participants have been issued a participation certificate and those who successfully passed the course final exam have been awarded with a certificate.

Organising this course is a part of initial preparations that ASKVA take in order to, as soon as possible, undergo ISO 9001 auditing of the Agency’s QMS.