International Standard For Automotive Quality Management Systems | IATF 16949

IATF 16949 is a global standard certification for Automotive Quality Management Systems. The International Automotive Task Force (IATF) members collaborated to develop IATF 16949, then submitted to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) for approval and publication. The document is a common automotive quality system requirement based on ISO 9001 and customer-specific automotive sector requirements.

The IATF 16949 standard emphasizes the creation of a process-oriented quality management system that allows for continuous improvement, preventing defects, and reducing variation and waste in the supply chain. The goal is to efficiently and effectively meet the needs of the customers.

 

Who Should Apply for IATF 16949 (Automotive)?

The IATF 16949 applies to any organization that produces components, assemblies, or parts for the automotive industry. Anyone involved in the production of materials, assemblies or heat treatment, production or service parts, welding, painting, plating, or other finishing services.

 

The Benefits of IATF 16949 certification

  • • An organization can demonstrate its ability to consistently provide products that meet the customer's needs and applicable statutory, regulatory, and product safety requirements.
  • • Putting the customer first, ensuring that their needs are met consistently, and increasing their satisfaction.
  • • Increase customer loyalty, add new clients, and expand your business by retaining customers.
  • • Improve customer satisfaction by using the system effectively.
  • • Implement systems-improvement processes.
  • • Helps in declaring your goals clearly and looking for new business opportunities.
  • • Expand into new markets, as some industries and clients require IATF 16949 certification before doing business.
  • • Identify and address the risks that your organization constantly faces.
  • • Work more efficiently to increase productivity and efficiency while lowering internal costs.

 

How Can QACA Help You?

A Quality Austria Central Asia certificate verifies that internal corporate processes have been checked and are in compliance with the relevant standard for IATF 16949. Audits are conducted by our certified certification bodies that follow the IATF 16949.

 

We also help you with: 

  • • Recognize your customers' current and future needs and expectations.
  • • Connect the organization's goals to the needs and expectations of its customers.
  • • Ensure that customer needs and expectations are communicated throughout the organization.
  • • Plan, design, develop, manufacture, deliver, and support products to meet the needs and expectations of customers.
  • • Process effectiveness and efficiency

You can request an audit from us to evaluate your organization's performance based on IATF 16949. 

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A Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) is a comprehensive approach to organizational resilience that assists organizations in dealing with incidents that affect their business-critical processes and activities.

The best-practice business continuity management system requirements are outlined in ISO 22301. BCMS Certification to the Standard confers a slew of advantages.

It provides a framework for organizations to update, control, and deploy effective plans while accounting for organizational contingencies and capabilities, and business needs.

 

Who Should Apply for ISO 22301?

This document applies to all types and sizes of organizations-regardless of any geographic location. 

 

The Benefits of ISO 22301

  • • Safeguarding organization assets, turnover, and profits.
  • • Creating a strong response and recovery system.
  • • Helping in complying with all legal and regulatory requirements
  • • Monitoring and testing the company’s BCP to ensure its effectiveness.
  • • Improving the organization's competitive advantage
  • • Enhancing processes and organizational structures
  • • Reducing the cost of downtime in your business.
  • • Implementing comprehensive and customized standards

 

How Can QACA Help You?

A Quality Austria Central Asia certificate verifies that internal corporate processes have been checked and are in compliance with the relevant standard for ISO 22301. In addition, our certified certification body conducts audits that follow the ISO 22301. 

Other advantages include of QACA include helping organizations in: 

  • • Operational resilience
  • • Emergency preparedness
  • • Corporate governance
  • • Crisis management
  • • Disaster recovery
  • • Supply chain security
  • • Protection of reputation in a crisis
  • • Preparation for technology failures
  • • Plan for a sudden loss of critical resources
  • • Preparation for other emergencies

You can request a certificate from us to evaluate your organization's performance based on ISO 22301.

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Security sTar Agencies Rating Scheme is a voluntary Certification and Rating Scheme for Private Security Agencies. The private security industry (PSI) of India is comprised of over 22,000 Private Security Agencies regulated through the Private Security Agencies Regulation Act-2005 and the Rules as applicable in the jurisdiction. Quality Council of India (QCI), India’s apex quality facilitation and national accreditation body, and the Central Association of Private Security Industry (CAPSI), the prominent organization for security professionals jointly owns the scheme.

Quality Austria Central Asia (QACA) is the pioneer and leading Certification Body that has been approved by QCI to take this quality initiative ahead in the field of Security and certify various PSAs to different levels as per the scheme criteria. QACA is being at the forefront of this scheme and an important stakeholder of this entire value chain.

 As a Certification body, QACA will certify the PSAs and the certified PSAs will have all the necessary requirements that one looks for in terms of credibility while engaging them for security requirements. While certifying a PSA, QACA assesses it on the basis of global best practices, international standards and Private Security Agencies Regulation Act-2005 licensing requirements that are prescribed in sTar agency guidelines.

Certification Levels under the Security sTar Agencies Rating (STAR) Scheme are as follows:

  • Level 1 – One Star – Meeting Compliance Requirements
  • Level 2 – Two Star – Established Compliance Management
  • Level 3 – Three Star – Consistent Operations
  • Level 4 – Four Star – Sustained Performance
  • Level 5 – Five Star – Assured Quality
  • Level 6 – Six Star – Trusted Excellence
  • Level 7 – Seven Star – Professionally Managed Security Operations

The importance of this scheme can be understood by the fact that ‘Government e Market’ place under the ‘Security and Manpower Services’ has mentioned the sTar Security Scheme at the document submission stage recognizing the merits and acceptability of the Scheme. The Scheme has been aimed to enhance the credibility of the PSA. The fact that this certificate is recognised in the national and international market gives tremendous opportunities to the PSA to open up new vistas of business across the globe. Hence QACA strongly recommends PSAs to avail this opportunity and get themselves STAR RATED.

For any clarification, you can go through the Scheme document enclosures or may contact us directly at: marketing@qacamail.com or prateek.kishor@qacamail.com

Kindly, download the registration form and mail us the filled copy for getting a quotation.

For Scheme related documents please visit the following link:

https://qcin.org/security-star-agencies-rating-scheme

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ISO 22000 is a certification for food safety management systems. Any organization in the food supply chain must comply with the food safety management system's requirements. It specifies what an organization must undertake to demonstrate its capacity to manage food safety risks and ensure that food is safe to eat.

 

Who should apply for ISO 22000 certification?

ISO 22000 certification can be used by any company within the food chain, regardless of its size. The certification is given to primary producers, feed producers, food manufacturers, transport and storage operators, and retail and food outlets subcontractors.

 

Benefits OF ISO 22000 Certification

  • • Improve process order & efficiency.
  • • Stability of the production process and high-quality services are guaranteed.
  • • Enhancement of a company's competitive advantage
  • • Increasing profits in businesses
  • • Improved economic growth by creating more high-quality jobs in the food business.
  • • Securing food insurance
  • • Minimal foodborne illness rates
  • • Documenting techniques, procedures, and methods.
  • • Improve the confidence of customers, suppliers and other stakeholders in the safety of your food and your ability to reduce health risks
  • • Embed internationally recognised Food Safety Management processes in your business
  • • Building mutual trust between a firm and a client over time.

 

How Can QACA Help You?

A Quality Austria Central Asia certificate verifies that internal corporate processes have been checked and are in compliance with the relevant standard for ISO 22000 Certification. Our certified certification bodies conduct audits that follow the ISO 22000 Certification.

Other advantages include: 

  • • Ensuring that all statutory and regulatory food safety requirements are met.
  • • Accepting customer food safety requirements and demonstrating compliance
  • • Effectively communicating food safety issues to interested parties within the food chain
  • • Ensuring that the organization adheres to its stated food safety policy
  • • Demonstrating compliance to relevant interested parties

You can request an audit from us to evaluate your organization's performance based on ISO 22000. 

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ISO/IEC 27001 is the global standard certificate for information security. It lays out the requirements for a data information security management system (ISMS). The best-practice approach outlined in ISO 27001 assists organizations in managing information security by addressing people, processes, and technology. The ISO 27001 standard is a globally recognized indicator that your ISMS is compliant with information security best practices.

Who Should Apply For ISO/IEC 27001 (Information Security Management) Certification?

The ISO framework is a set of policies and procedures that businesses can use to gain the trust of their clients and raise company productivity. ISO 27001 provides a framework for enterprises of any size or industry to use an Information Security Management System to protect their information methodically and cost-effectively (ISMS).


Benefits of ISO/IEC 27001 (Information Security Management)

  • • Safeguard all types of data, whether digital, hard copy or in the cloud.
  • • Incorporates people, procedures, and technology, ensuring that employees are aware of risks and embrace security as a way of life.
  • • Certification portrays your company's dedication to data security and is a significant credential when bidding on new contracts.
  • • Make your company more resistant to cyber-attacks.
  • • Helping you manage your budgets by letting you use only the security controls you require
  • • Adapt to changes in the environment and inside the organization regularly.
  • • Avoid the financial penalties and losses associated with data breaches
  • • Comply with business, legal, contractual and regulatory requirements
  • • Aligns with current management systems

 

How Can QACA Help You?

A Quality Austria Central Asia certificate verifies that internal corporate processes have been checked and are in compliance with the relevant standard for ISO/IEC 27001 (Information Security Management). Audits are conducted by our certified certification bodies that follow the ISO/IEC 27001 (Information Security Management).

You can request a certificate from us to evaluate your organization's performance based on ISO/IEC 27001 (Information Security Management) Certification.