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EIQA offers training to help organisations understand the requirements of Q Mark certification.

EIQA Q Mark Foundation Programme

Q Mark Foundation Programme

This programme provides participants with a broad understanding of the Q Mark for Quality Management Systems framework, and how to apply it in their organisation. It is aimed at management and staff who are starting on the Q Mark journey and would like a deeper understanding of how the Q Mark works, and the requirements they have to meet, in order to get the most from the programme as they move towards certification. It is available as a public or in company programme.

What does the programme cover?

Through a combination of theory, practical exercises and group discussions participants will gain a deep understanding of key concepts and best practices embedded in the Q Mark.

The training programme covers a wide range of topics including a detailed review of the Q Mark technical requirements for certification, how to get started and who to involve, how to apply the Q Mark, the certification process and driving ongoing improvement using the Q Mark tools.

Each session is tailored to address specific learning objectives and may include group discussions, case studies, and role-playing exercises to enhance the learning experience.

Who is the programme aimed at?

The training program is structured to accommodate participants of all levels, from entry-level employees to senior executives. It is aimed primarily at individuals have limited exposure to the Q Mark programme.

What will participants learn?

Participants will learn about the Q Mark technical requirements, and how to apply them in their organisation. They will also learn how the certification process works, and how to prepare. Participants will have the opportunity to get started on their Q Mark journey using programme exercises and will

What will participants receive on completion?

Participants will receive a certificate of completion to showcase their dedication to professional development and continuous learning. Our goal is to empower participants to enhance their skills, advance their careers, and contribute positively to their organisations.

Duration: 1 day

Delivery:  This programme can be run remotely or in person

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