Preparing for ISO 13485:2016

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  Preparing for ISO 13485:2016

  1 Day

You need this course if ...

  • You want to learn about the latest ISO 13485 standard and have responsibility for managing the transition to your quality management system.

You will learn ...

  • The structure of ISO 13485:2016 and how it interrelates with the Plan Do Check Act cycle
  • The differences between EN ISO 13485:2012 and ISO 13485:2016
  • How the principal changes defined in the new standard may be accommodated by an organisation that already has ISO 13485 certification and the transition timelines that apply
  • The role of the Medical Devices Single Audit Program
  • The interrelationships between ISO 13485:2016 and the associated European Directives / Regulations
  • How ISO 13485:2016 aligns with the quality management system requirements defined in ISO 9001:2015, which is based on Annex SL
  • The significance of the new and enhanced requirements in ISO 13485:2016 in terms of your own organisation’s QMS and initiate preparations for a smooth transition

You will need …

  • Ideally you will have an appreciation of ISO 13485:2003 and / or EN ISO 13485:2012

Your future development

  • ISO 13485:2016 Internal Auditor
  • ISO 13485:2016 Lead Auditor
  • Refer to LRQA’s Business Improvement courses

Course length

  • One day


This course can be delivered as an in-company event for those organisations that have a quality management system based on ISO 13485 and who have more than five people wanting to develop their knowledge of quality management systems through application of ISO 13485:2016.

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