BSI - BS ISO 10019
Guidelines for the selection of quality management system consultants and use of their services
|Publication Date:||25 January 2005|
|ICS Code (Quality management and quality assurance):||03.120.10|
|ICS Code (Management of human resources):||03.100.30|
|ICS Code (Management systems):||03.100.70|
This standard provides guidance on selecting a quality management system consultant. It will be invaluable to organizations by enabling them to choose a consultant who is able to meet their specific needs, expectations and objectives. The effectiveness of the consultant will have an impact on the QMS which, in turn, will affect the performance of the organization. The standard covers topics such as the selection process, ethical considerations, and the consultant's contract. The main target is SME's who are or may consider implementing a QMS and therefore has considerable sales potential over a wide range of sectors. Consulting organizations themselves will also be interested.