A Quality Management System seeks to:
Recognize interested party requirements including Licenses to Trade, guidelines, customer requirements, and, the chosen management system standard(s).
Ensure that all requirements have been met.
Confirm that employees receive applicable training in the quality system requirements.
Determine processes, their interaction, inputs, and outputs.
Produce records or evidence that system requirements have been met.
Measure, monitor, and report the performance of the QMS.
Plan changes to the QMS and take actions to address risks and opportunities as a result of changes.
Perform an internal audit to analyze the QMS and correct nonconformities.
Continually improve the QMS.