CERTIFICATION IN INDIA

ISO 17021-1:2015 - CERTIFICATION BODY

What is ISO 17021-1?

ISO 17021-1:2015 contains principles and requirements for the competence, consistency, and impartiality of bodies providing audit and certification of all types of management systems.

Certification bodies operating to ISO 17021-1:2015 do not need to offer all types of management system certification.

Certification of management systems is a third-party conformity assessment activity and bodies performing this activity are therefore third-party conformity assessment bodies.

Benefits of ISO 17021-1:2015

Growth in business

Customer Satisfaction

Verification mechanism for continual improvements

Stimulate excellence and innovation

Legal Benefits

Enhance Sustainable Growth

Who can be Certified ISO 17021-1:2015?

Certification Issuing Body

Certification Issuing Institute

Certification Issuing Agency

Inspection Body

Who can issue this Accreditation?

UKAS

GAAS

QASL

IAS

NABCB

RVA

DAR

ANSIRAB

Document required for ISO 17021-1:2015

The extent of Documented Information differs as per:

Role of Shamkris and Process of ISO 17021-1:2015

Shamkris adopts a results-oriented approach to effective system implementation in the organization. A simple and practical method of system implementation helps organizations increase business efficiency and sustainability. Shamkris supports 100% documentation to obtain an accreditation body of success in addition to enhanced performance.

The implementation process is described below:

Time Frame

Task

Process

Day 1

GAP Analysis
Cost Estimates
Application to Accreditation Body

Week 1

Developing Documents

Week 4

Implementing Management System

Week 8

Internal Audit
MRM
CAPA

Week 10

Accreditation Body
Audit
N-C Closing

Week 12

Accreditation Body

Year on Year

Yearly Compliance

FAQ

ISO/IEC 17021 is a standard that was created for assessing certification bodies to ensure that they are competent and that they conform to all types of management systems. These organizations are usually called Certification Bodies (CBs) or registrars.