The management system audit is a turnkey solution for continuous improvement as it sits under performance evaluation. It allows to ensure that planned objectives are being met.
A management system audit evaluates an existing quality management program to determine its conformance to company policies, contract commitments, and regulatory requirements.
The management system audit provides assurance that the processes and procedures implemented allow the achievement of the quality objectives set by a company.
The management system audit process consists of two stages:
At the end of this audit, a report will be drawn up for each part of the audit. The certification decision will then be issued and one or more surveillance audits can be scheduled depending on the certification cycle and the requirements of the certification scheme.