QCPL is authorized to audit organizations and issue certificates against a variety of management systems (including ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, ISO 22000, ISO 27001 GMP, ISO 13485,ISO 50001 certification, 5S Certification, HACCP and CE marking).
QCPL's Track Record
QCPL is an independent, third-party assessment body without affiliation to any other company or organization. It assesses a wide range of manufacturing and service industries throughout India and worldwide.
QCPL - The Company
Quest Certification Private Limited is managed by Mr.Balasakthivelu Ex-Airman Indian Air Force using his team and with the help of their extensive knowledge of all aspects of the 'quality world'. QCPL has acquired auditors, employees who have knowledge gained through working as quality managers in industries, Lead Assessors/Managers with other assessment bodies
Today, QCPL has its own regional assessors throughout India and has operations in United States, Turkey, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Egypt, Vietnam, Abudhabi, Russia, Oman, Qatar, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Iraq and Kuwait. The Governing board still takes a 'hands on' approach to run the business from the head office in Chennai, maintaining their original enthusiasm.
QCPL's roots lie in providing a service which is affordable for small to medium-sized businesses. However, the company's pricing structure and its philosophy of being approachable on any quality matter have resulted in organisations of all sizes choosing to work with QCPL
Use of Industry experts:
When selecting staff for a particular audit, QCPL will always choose an expert from the industry being assessed. This ensures that the audit process takes place in an air of mutual understanding. There is no conflict arising from a lack of knowledge of the challenges faced in running that particular business.
Documents Reviewed On Site
QCPL has a policy of visiting companies applying for certification. This enables its documents to be reviewed and provides an opportunity for the auditor or the company representative to discuss any areas of concern before the audit itself. Even more importantly, it provides an opportunity for the company to get to know the auditor, starting to build a rapport.
In addition to its primary function of providing companies accredited certification to a wide range of national and international management systems standards, QCPL also offers:
- Free preliminary visits to companies seeking registration, to discuss what the process involves.
- Pre-assessments for companies wishing to experience the audit process and verify the effectiveness of their quality system prior to assessment.
- Mandatory Stage I & Stage II audits are carried out for all our clients.
- New standards are being added to our portfolio on a regular basis
- Second party audits to organisations' own quality standards.
QCPL has certified various clients with different types of scopes. More and more companies are not only realising the benefits of being a 'quality assured firm', but also the benefits of using QCPL. Its dislike of bureaucracy and its philosophy of being approachable mean that nearly all QCPL's contracts stem from recommendations by quality consultants or previously certified businesses. As well as Quality Systems, more and more of our clients are taking advantage of our growing service portfolio and becoming certified against other standards including, amongst others, ISO 14001 - the environmental standard, OHSAS 18001 - the health and safety standard and ISO 22000 - the food safety standard, ISO 27001 – Information Security Management system