Guidelines for the selection of quality management system consultants and use of their services
|Publication Date:||15 January 2005|
|ICS Code (Quality management and quality assurance):||03.120.10|
|ICS Code (Management of human resources):||03.100.30|
This International Standard provides guidance for the selection of quality management system consultants and the use of their services.
It is intended to assist organizations when selecting a quality management system consultant. It gives guidance on the process for evaluating the competence of a quality management system consultant and provides confidence that the organization's needs and expectations for the consultant's services will be met.
NOTE 1 This International Standard is not intended to be used for certification purposes.
NOTE 2 This International Standard addresses the realization of a quality management system but, at the same time, could be used with appropriate adaptation for the realization of any other management systems.