New Mexico 9000 Certification Training

Every business owner is looking for ways to expand revenue, increase new business opportunities, and optimize efficiency. The New Mexico Economic Development Department, in partnership with the New Mexico Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NM MEP), provides the tools and knowledge for ISO 9001:15 registration through the NM 9000 Certification Training program.

What is New Mexico 9000 Certification Training?

New Mexico 9000 Certification Training provides new and expanding industries the tools and training to become more competitive.

Training is delivered by NM MEP and funded through the JTIP Enhanced Skills Training Program, Step Up for up to two participants per company. NM MEP provides training on Quality Management Systems, which may include ISO9001: 15; ISO13485:08 AS9100:08; AS9120:09; and AS9101:201. Training may include instruction in the following areas with the goal of providing ISO quality standards to ensure NM based companies remain and/or improve competitiveness:

  • Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
  • Work Instructions (WI)
  • Process Flow Diagrams
  • Nonconformity Reports (NCR)
  • Corrective and Preventative Action Reports (CAR + PAR)
  • Objective Evidence Records (OER)
  • Process Effectiveness Assessment Reports (PEAR)
  • QMS Process Matrix Reports

Companies that need to maintain ISO Certification and/or registration, or those seeking certification in ISO Standards for the first time may be eligible to participate. Training is delivered by Certified ISO Experts at NM MEP at a minimal out-of-pocket expense to the company. Participating companies must demonstrate an in-kind match of at least 25% of the project’s reimbursable costs.

Why should my small business become ISO compliant?

ISO 9001:15 is a quality management standard recognized by more than 170 countries and required by most major companies and governments in the United States, Mexico, Canada, Europe and Asia of its suppliers. New Mexico 9000 Certification Training provides training specific to assist New Mexico businesses in becoming prepared for ISO9001:15 registration and other Quality Management Systems, which provide the following benefits to businesses:

  • Cost savings - International Standards help optimize operations and therefore improve the bottom line
  • Enhanced customer satisfaction - International Standards help improve quality, enhance customer satisfaction and increase sales
  • Access to new markets - International Standards help prevent trade barriers and open up global markets
  • Increased market share - International Standards help increase productivity and competitive advantage
  • Environmental benefits - International Standards help reduce negative impacts on the environment

Advantages of ISO 9001:15 Registration

  • Improved awareness of company objectives
  • Responsibilities clearly defined
  • Improved effectiveness and efficiency
  • Provides a foundation for continuous improvement
  • Improved relationships with customers & suppliers
  • Improved customer satisfaction
  • Formalized systems ensure consistent quality and on-time delivery
  • Ability to bid for contracts with ISO requirements
  • Continuous quality assessment by experienced professional

For more information, please contact Sara Gutiérrez, Sara.Gutierrez@state.nm.us or 505-827-0249 or Claudia Serrano, claudias@newmexicomep.org or 505-314-9131.

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