The International Organization for Standardization has formulated a standard specifying requirements for Quality Management Systems (QMS). The Standard, ISO 9001: 2008 Quality management systems specifies requirements that ensures that companies deliver quality products (goods and/or services) consistently and enables companies to become competitive by solving typical problems facing typical organizations.

Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) is organizing training on ISO 9001:2008 QMS implementation. The training covers methods that should be applied when implementing Quality Management Systems.


The objective of the training is to enable participants to understand the requirements of ISO 9001:2008 and be able to implement the standard in their organizations.

Target audience
The target audience is Quality Managers, Management Representatives, SHEQ Managers and Managers in organizations intending to implement or already implementing ISO 9001:2008.

Dates: 12 -16 August, 2013

Venue: Impala Hotel; located along Old Moshi and Simeoni Road in Arusha.

Course Structure

The seminar shall be conducted in the form of lectures, case studies, group discussions, exercises and forum discussions.

Fees:    TZS 1,500,000/= per participant
Fee shall cover lecture materials, lunch, tea, drinks. Participants coming from outside Arusha shall pay for their travelling costs, upkeep and accommodation.

Course Content

• Introduction
• Evolution of QMS
• Introduction to ISO 9000 family of quality management system (QMS) standards
• Quality Management Principles
• Requirements of ISO 9001:2008
• Process Approach
• Documentation
• Management Responsibilities
• Resource Management
• Product realization
• Measurement, analysis and improvement
• External audit and certification of a QMS
• Getting started

You are therefore invited to send participants to this important training. Nomination form can be obtained from our website .Should you need more details please email us .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call: +2552450206, mobile +255 715 661169.