Deadline 15.03.2018 for audits on ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004

IAF (The International Accreditation Forum) published recently a communique stating that all audits (initial certification, surveillance, recertification) for quality management systems (according to ISO 9001) and environmental management systems (according to ISO 14001) will be done exclusively on the most recent versions of those standards – ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015.

Starting from 15.09.2018 all ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certificates are no longer valid.

The communique is available here.

RIGCERT is accredited to provide ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certification services.



Which are the components of the P-D-C-A cycle?
What represents a requirement determined as not applicable to the QMS as per ISO 9001:2015?
Which of the following can be considered post-delivery activities according to ISO 9001:2015?
What is the frequency for internal audits required by ISO 9001:2015?
Which of the following statements is true?

1. What is the relation between environmental aspects and impacts?
2. Which statement is true according to ISO 14001:2015?
3. The corrective action is?
4. As per ISO 14001:2015 compliance obligations refer to:
5. For determining environmental aspects purposes, the life cycle of a product may include stages like:

1. The occupational health and safety policy
2. What represents a “near-miss”?
2. OHSAS 18001 requires:
4. Which of the following statements is false?
5. As per OHSAS 18001 the health and safety of visitors to the workplace represents the responsibility of the organization?

1. What represents the Statement of Applicability?
2. In case the same person is responsible for both initiating and approving specific transactions, what information security control is not respected?
3. In case the organization decides to outsource software development does it have any responsibility to monitor the activity of its subcontractor(s) in terms of information security?
4. The decision to accept a security risk represents an option for treatment?
5. What is the principle of independence related to internal audits referring to?