- Locations: P.O. Box 24885, Safat 13109, Kuwait
- Duration: 5 Days
The main aim of the course is to familiarize participants with the modern concept of “quality management” and its inevitability in the current era of competitiveness. The international standard ISO 9001:2008 will be focused as model for the management of the quality in a product and/or service. The participants will be acquainted with the requirements of the international standard and documents needed for their fulfillment. The processes of designing, implementation and monitoring of the “quality management system” will be edified, and the participants will also learn about various steps involved in the certification procedure.
At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
- Understand the modern concept of quality management and its necessity
- Be aware of the international standards ISO 9001:2008
- Identify the requirements of the standard and their fulfillment
- Comprehend the processes of designing, implementation and monitoring (internal audit) of the quality management System
- Be aware of the steps involved in the certification process
The course is intended for laboratory managers, quality managers, chemists, laboratory supervisors, laboratory professionals and technicians, and individuals requiring an understanding and working knowledge of ISO 9001 QMS standard.
Background /experience in analytical laboratories.
About Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research
KISR is a pioneering, independent, national institute of scientific excellence. KISR’s initial role was dedicated to developing three fields of national importance: petroleum, desert agriculture, and marine biology. Since then, KISR’s role and responsibilities have expanded greatly to include the advancement of national industry and the undertaking of studies to address key challenges, such as the preservation of the environment, sustainable management of Kuwait’s natural resources, responsible management of water and energy, and development of innovative methods of agriculture.
KISR’s approach to meeting challenges is distinguished by a culture of openness, a commitment to our clients, and an integrated, cross-disciplinary approach. KISR routinely embarks on strategic partnerships with other regional and international institutes, agencies, and academic bodies, allowing an exchange of knowledge and expertise. Today, KISR is home to over 580 researchers and engineers and over 100 laboratories, housed at 8 locations, with growth expected through the implementation of a new strategic plan. KISR conducts scientific research and performs technological consultations, often in partnership with other regional and international institutions, for governmental and industrial clients in Kuwait, the Gulf region, and the rest of the world. These partnerships, driven by a philosophy of collaboration that runs deep within our culture, help build up our knowledge base, and facilitate the free flow of information, data, and expertise. This adds value to our clients’ business and ensures that the resources needed to confront the challenges They face are always available on demand.See all Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research courses