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Learning services for non-formal education and training — Basic requirements for service providers

A focus on competence: ISO 29990:2010 With ISO 29990, learning service providers have in their hands the first internationally applicable standard that focuses on the single most important asset organizations and facilities in this sector have: the learning services themselves. The standard can be certified against, making it eminently suitable for …

Road Traffic Safety Standard

Certification and Verified Safe Transport ISO 39001 Safety on the Road Reducing fatalities and serious injury on the roads is of critical importance considering that road traffic accidents is predicted to be the world’s fifth largest cause of death by 2030. ISO 39001:2012 specifies requirements for a road traffic safety (RTS) management system to …

Why Root Causes?

Incidents and non-conformities happen. How we respond will determine whether the incidents or non-conformities happen again. Often without any systematic analysis, we charge ahead with hastily-conceived, ill-considered solutions that merely sweep the incidents or non-conformities under the carpet, to be inadvertently revealed at some later date… …

Engineering Plastics for the right reason

Engineering Plastics In today’s climate in SA of limited economic growth forecast for 2017, much of the reliance on producing growth and sustainability comes not from large corporations but from Small and Medium enterprises (SME’s). DQS- South Africa has the privilege of certifying several SME’s among its portfolio of SA businesses and we recently …