When is decided to apply the ISO 9001 standard, it is necessary to ensure compliance of the requirements. These requirements will help to make processes more transparent, manageable and controllable. The ISO 9001 certification is increasingly demanded by customers to have the certainty that there is an organization with quality assurance behind purchased product or service.
A quality system should provide your organization an added value. It involves practical systems where your organization, your suppliers and customers can work with.
AQAP (Allied Quality Assurance Publications) is a NATO standard for quality assurance and has its origin in the military industry. This standard is intended for companies that want to deliver to Defense and is issued by NATO. From 2017, AQAP will focus on ISO 9001: 2015.