Introduction to ISO 9001 - QCS International

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ISO 9001:2015 Foundation Course

Our ISO 9001:2015 Foundation Course is delivered by highly qualified experts and is ideal for those new to the standard. This is an entry-level course focused on the core building blocks of an ISO 9001 standard quality management system (QMS). Completing this course will give you a clear understanding of ISO 9001, enabling you to begin the process of developing your QMS.

ISO 9001:2015 is designed to enhance customer satisfaction and drive operational improvements. This practical and interactive 1-day course will help you to understand the key requirements of ISO 9001, what an effective quality management system should look like, and how this might apply within your organisation.

You can view our upcoming course dates below, or get in touch to learn more.

Course Cost
Early Bird Price £295 + VAT

Available as In house course

Price Comparison

BSi: £595 + vat Non IRCA Certified LLoyds: £565 + vat IRCA Certified
SQMC: £495 + vat Non IRCA Certified
* With alternative providers of the same type of course.

Upcoming Courses

This training course will cover the following topics:

  • How to cut through the ‘ISO speak’
  • A practical understanding of the business benefits of ISO 9001:2015.
  • What you actually need to run your system.
  • How to implement ISO 9001 into your business
  • How the ISO 9001 has adopted the Annex SL Structure for Management Systems
  • How your ISO 9001 system will be assessed externally
  • How ISO 9001 contributes benefits to your organisation
  • The Plan-Do-Check-Act cycle

This introductory one day course is designed for anyone who needs an understanding of quality management systems. It is assumed that delegates have little or no knowledge of quality management or ISO 9001.

This course meets IRCA Pre Knowledge requirements for delegates to attend our IRCA Registered Internal QMS Auditor Course or Auditor/Lead Auditor Course. If you have already completed this foundation training course, we also offer:

This course will give you a good practical understanding on the fundamentals of quality management systems and ISO 9001:2015. This will help you and your organisation to identify gaps in your quality management system as a basis for improvement – helping you to increase your customer satisfaction and internal efficiency. Our experienced trainers will also guide you through ISO 9001:2015 so that you have an appreciation of what your certification body is looking for the next time they audit you.

Our Approach to Training Courses

We believe that learning becomes easier and more effective if you, as a delegate, feel more involved and participate. As we lead the engaging training experience, we actively encourage thought, analysis, and involvement from participants to ensure you gain greater insight and understanding of ISO 9001.

IRCA Approve Training Partner

QCS International is an Approved Training Partner of the CQI & IRCA. This course is both CQI and IRCA certified (1787). Our company and our trainers undergo intensive inspection and assessment every year with the International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA). This means that the qualifications obtained from completion of this course are valid and will be recognised by your customers and certification body.

If you would like further information on this training course, you can speak to our experts by calling

01236 734447

or by using our enquiry form below.

Early bird discounts are obtained by reserving a place and paying the discounted fee at the time of booking or invoice date. Two for less discounts are available for two or more people from the same organisation attending the same course, making the reservation at the same time and paying the discounted fee by the invoice date. For all discounts no cancellation refunds are available but transfer may be possible with at least 15 days notice.

Why use QCS for training... • CQI/IRCA Approved Training Partner for all auditor courses • Ongoing investment in ALL courses • Interactive Courses... involving you in the learning experience • Highly trained and qualified industry experts • Access at highest level in all sectors • Competitive prices • 100% guarantee