Our quality systems professionals have outlined the steps that they use in developing quality management systems with clients. We will cover each step in detail. You can use this as a guide for planning your project.
Step 6: Have your registration audit When the day of your Registration Audit has arrived, it is time to showcase your Food Safety Management System. The Auditor or Auditors are coming in to see how you have addressed the requirements of 22000, and how you have designed your FSMS. The Registrar that you choose will audit […]
Step 5: Train employees and an internal audit team In order to complete the implementation of the system, employees must be trained, both any new processes that have been implemented and on the requirements of the standard. For ISO 22000 we recommend our computer based training program. Introduction to 22000: Purchase and download our computer-training program […]
Step 4: Design and document your ISO 22000 system With the team approach to implementation, there is a team assigned for each of the processes that must be documented. For example, a team assigned to work on the document control system and procedure will work together to make any changes to the current system to […]
Step 3: Plan your project Once you have your list of requirements that you need to address, you can start planning your project. Using teams to implement the FSMS is a very efficient and effective approach. It brings in employees from all parts of the organization to participate in the development and implementation, assuring the […]
Step 2: Compare your current system to the requirements. In order to be able to plan your project, you will need to know exactly what needs to be done in your organization to meet the requirements of the standard. Identify what requirements you already meet, and list the ones that need to be addressed. To […]
Step 1: Learn about 22000 Food Safety Management Systems The first step in your progress towards building your Food Safety Management System is to understand what the ISO 22000 requires and how it will affect your organization. If you need to learn about the standard, I recommend these resources: What is ISO 22000: Read an […]