A certified, constantly developing and efficiently operating quality management system gives the enterprise the opportunity to:
The documentation of the quality management system in accordance with GOST ISO 9001-2011 and GOST R ISO 9001-2015 differs not only in terminology, but also requirements for the availability, form and number of documents. Instead of 6 mandatory documented procedures required by GOST ISO 9001-2011, in the new version of the standard there must be 3 mandatory documents and 18 mandatory records, and the form of the documented information (documents and records) is determined by the organization itself (in the form of regulations, documented procedures, instructions, records, plans, etc.).
Also, GOST R ISO 9001-2015 implies the presence in the organization of documented information “not mandatory”, but necessary to provide evidence that the requirements of the standard are being met. The quality manual is not required as a separate document in the new version of the standard. However, if you manage documented information and describe the current quality management system conveniently in this way – the standard does not establish a ban.
A documented procedure (DP) is an established way of carrying out an activity or process.
A record is a document containing the results achieved or evidence of the performed activity.
3 required documents:
6 mandatory documented procedures (DP):
Documented information (CI) is information that must be managed and maintained by the organization, and the medium that contains it.
18 required entries: