Get Certified


  1. Application for Certification sent to PQA
  2. Quote and Contract provided by PQA
  3. Signed Quote and Contract returned to PQA
  4. Purchase of relevant ISO standards
  5. Initial Documentation Compliance Review
  6. Internal Auditor Training
  7. Implementation
  8. Stage 1 – Gap Analysis Audit
  9. Stage 2 – Certification Audit
  10. Take Action on non-conforming findings (NCR Process)
  11. Certification Board Review
  12. Registration
  13. Surveillance Activities

The certification process is similar for most ISO standards. Costs vary based on size of company, complexity of operations, and complexity of the standard under consideration. We are happy to talk with you and provide a quote.

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