An ISO 9001 Dubai is a Quality Management Standard and this is a system that uses several Quality Principles, which are principles created by the International Organisation for Standardization, based on laws of several international players and interests who want to make sure that the process that affects the creation of goods and services are of the finest quality. That being said, the answer to the question of length will essentially depend on upon the size and complexity of the company who have chosen to get certified. Nevertheless, there does exist ways to gauge the implementation speed and ways to accelerate it.
The fact is that size is going to be a big thing when it comes to deciding how long it takes for companies to get their ISO Certification.
Companies that are having an employee count of up to 50 could expect complete implementation within 6-8 months for the ISO 9001 system.
For a medium sized organisation that has employees amounting to 500 can expect a successful implementation within a year.
Large organisations would often require more than a year for a successful implementation.
A Quality Management System once implemented will require being operated so that it can produce the results that you want to produce. The operation of the QMS will yield several results which will be accumulated and recorded. These records and documents along with the operating system will all be used for auditing by the certification body to verify its compliance with the ISO 9001 Dubai Standard. Of course, you will have a certain amount of time after implementing to test out the new system, although the most that almost all the certification bodies will give you will be six months.
Considering all the time that you will need to implement which entails loss of business and man-hours, accelerating the process of implementation is the best course of action or you if you want to get the ISO 9001 Dubai. And for this, if you were to get the management to be behind the process in every step, the amount of time needed will certainly be reduced. Furthermore, if you already have a management system in place or a business process that is an interconnected mode of operation, then you will have a relatively easy time in implementing the system.
Doing a GAP Analysis – A GAP Analysis is an imperative if you wanted to gauge all the things that need to be done so that you could finally make the implementation. When you are doing a GAP Analysis then you are going to compare all the processes and procedures that you have in place which complies with the ISO 9001 Dubai standard, and then you are going to see what all isn’t in your company’s business process.
It is also an imperative for you to get a better grasp of the QMS implementation for the ISO 9001 Dubai. The implementation will entail several changes and steps to be taken to modify the existing business process system, and to finance these changes you will setup a separate budget specifically for this. Knowing everything that comes during the implementation process will determine to a great extent how you will be able to budget your money and use it for the right purpose.
Of course, if you don’t know the process of implementation yourself, you can hire project managers who are specialised in making everything into a project. This way, you project manager can treat the entire process as a project, and then have it be made into segments. Of course, you will need to have a project manager who knows a good deal about the Quality Management system and the ISO 9001 Dubai, and if he/she is one of those people, you can make sure that the project is finished relatively fast.
But, you can’t expect every project manager to have the time and patience to know everything there is to know about the ISO 9001 Dubai and the Quality Management System, therefore you will find yourself having to hire an expert from the outside to really quicken up the pace but not necessarily sacrifice the efficiency of the process. ISO Consultants Dubai are available for organisations who require assistance with the implementation.
For your organisation to implement a Quality Management System according to the ISO 9001:2015, hiring ISO Consultants Dubai who have deep knowledge about ISO 9001 Dubai will prove to be a genius move that will only work for you the best.