DEKRA expands range of Training Courses in North America

DEKRA is expanding its Business Assurance service unit in North America with the purchase of AQS Management Systems Inc. based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. AQS is the leading provider of management system training courses in the United States and will be a valued addition to DEKRA’s services for safeguarding and improving business processes. Founded by Mark Ames over 27 […]


AS9100:2016 Revision Overview

OVERVIEW The new AS9100:2016 is based on the current ISO9001:2015, plus the additional requirements of the Aviation, Space and Defense industry requirements. The timeline for release and transition has been modified and the AS 9100:2016 is now scheduled to be released in October 2016. The focus of the revision is to add clarity, enhance ease […]


ISO/TS 16949:2016 Update

OVERVIEW The TS 16949 standard is based on ISO 9001 and with the release of ISO 9001:2015, the TS 16949 standard will undergo revisions as well. TS 16949:2016 is currently scheduled to be released in December 2016. WHEN IS THE TRANSITION DATE? The transition for the Automotive standard will be the same as the ISO […]


AS 9100:2016 Update

OVERVIEW The AS 9100 standard is based on ISO 9001 and with the release of ISO 9001:2015, the AS 9100 standard will undergo revisions as well. AS 9100:2016 is currently scheduled to be released in April 2016. The focus of the revision is to add clarity, enhance ease of use, while addressing industry and stakeholder […]