Tag Archives: risk management

ISO 9001:2015 & Determining External & Internal Issues

QUESTION: From: Adolpho P., April, 21, 2017 – My question is regarding ISO 9001:2015 requirements for reporting external and internal issues as a part of the management review process.  Which subjects should be analyzed as the inputs, subclause 9.3.2.b?  I don’t … Continue reading

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API Q2 Fundamentals and Practitioner Training (CEU Credits)

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11/04/19-11/06/19 Fundamentals Registration, Kingwood TX $1,595.00 (USD)  
11/04/19-11/07/19 Practitioner Registration, Kingwood TX $2,195.00 (USD)  

API Q2 Fundamentals & Practitioner training courses will be conducted by ATCS in Kingwood TX. The two and a half (2 1/2) days of API Q2 Fundamentals training will provide participants with insight into the drivers behind Q2’s importance and its value in the Oil & Natural Gas Industry. Using practical examples and hands-on application, (more…)

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API Q1, 9th Edition, Fundamentals and Practitioner Training

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03/09/20-03/12/20 Practitioner, Kingwood, TX - Early Bird Ends, 02-10-2020 $1,995.00 (USD)  
03/09/20-03/12/20 Practitioner, Kingwood, TX $2,195.00 (USD)   Goes On Sale
February 10, 2020
03/09/20-03/11/20: Fundamentals, Kingwood, TX - Early Bird Ends, 02-10-2020 $1,395.00 (USD)  
03/09/20-03/11/20: Fundamentals, Kingwood, TX $1,595.00 (USD)   Goes On Sale
February 10, 2020

Participants will be given insight as to the drivers behind Q1’s importance and its value in the Oil & Natural Gas Industry. Using practical examples and hands-on application, this course is designed to progressively provide introductory to advanced knowledge of Q1’s requirements and interpretations, and ISO 9001 requirements. This course is ideal for newcomers as (more…)

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API Q2 Risk Assessment, Contingency Planning & MOC

Inquiry: Where can examples of how to implement API Q2 requirements for risk assessments, contingency planning and management of change be found? Suggestions are appreciated. Maxwell Reply: Hello Maxwell, ISO 31000 can provide some general guidance regarding  risk management terminologies … Continue reading

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Intro to Risk Management & Root Cause Analysis

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10/28/19-10/29/19 Intro to Risk Management, Kingwood TX $1,095.00 (USD)  

This is a 2-day Exemplar Global certified workshop. Participants will become familiar with risk management principles and root cause analysis strategies. Individual and group exercises are used to provide hands-on practice of risk management and root cause analysis tools.  Risk management tools include FMEA, heat maps, and the Bowtie diagram.  Root cause analysis tools include (more…)

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API Q1, 9th Edition – Critical Supplier

QUESTION: From: Joe St. J., Sent: May 1, 2014 To: ATCS – QBlog, Ask The Experts Subject: API Q1, 9th Edition, Critical Suppliers Joe St. J, asks the following about APIQ1: Hello, Our company remains in the process of transitioning … Continue reading

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API Q1, 9th Edition, Management of Change

ATCS – QBLOG, ASK THE EXPERT – September 14, 2013 QUESTION: From: Muhammad Irhad Company: EPC Services, Edmonton Alberta Sent: August 23, 2013 To: ATCS – QBlog, Ask The Experts Subject: API Q1, 9th Edition – Management of Change (MOC) … Continue reading

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API Q1, 9th Edition, Risk Management

QUESTION: From: Razif, Valser Oil and Gas Sent: July 26, 2013 To: ATCS – QBLOG, Ask the Experts Subject: What Reference Can I Use To Develop an API Q1, Risk Management Procedure? I am new to this area of quality … Continue reading

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ISO 9001:2008 Record Availability Requirements

QUESTION: From: An Inquiry From ASQ ‘s Ask the Experts Program Sent: June 7, 2012 To: ATCS – Ask the Expert Subject: ISO 9001:2008 QMS Requirements – Record Availability During a recent second party audit, the customer’s Auditor asked to … Continue reading

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Does API Q1 Require Suppliers To Be ISO 9001:2008 Certified?

Fayyaz Ahmed Asks The Following About APIQ1 : What will be viable corrective action to take if it is observed during an audit that one of their suppliers of calibration services does not have valid ISO 9001:2008 certification? Should a … Continue reading

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Does API Q1 still refer to ISO 9001:2000 as a valid standard?

Fayyaz Ahmed Asks: API Q1 requires that the organization establish control features for the purchasing process and supplier selection. But what if an approved supplier has an ISO 9001:2000 certification and has not upgraded to ISO 9001:2008? This supplier is … Continue reading

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Corrective & Preventive Actions Explained

A standard requirement for every ISO 9001 and ISO TS29001/APIQ1 quality management system is to have documented procedures for corrective and preventive actions. Explanation: A corrective action is “REACTIVE” and a Preventive action is “PROACTIVE”.  Any action taken to prevent … Continue reading

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