"The American Society for Quality (ASQ) has been the leading quality
improvement organization in the United States for more than 50 years. Its
members have initiated most of the quality methods used throughout the world,
including statistical process control, quality cost measurement and control, total
quality management, failure analysis, and zero defects."
"The Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) is a not-for-profit association
of companies involved in the automotive industry. Through the cooperation
of OEMs and suppliers, AIAG’s purpose is to create and offer solutions to
common industry challenges, resulting in more improved and productive
processes that will benefit the entire automotive supply chain."
"The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is a private, non-profit
organization (501(c)3) that administers and coordinates the U.S. voluntary
standardization and conformity assessment system."
"To enhance the competitiveness, quality and productivity of U.S.
organizations for the benefit of all residents."
"Canadian Environmental Assessment Act" - A link to an electronic
version of the Act.
"Our role is to provide Canadians with high-quality environmental
assessments that contribute to informed decision making, in support of
"Protecting human health, safeguarding the natural environment." Links to U.S.
Environmental laws and regulations.
The "IAQG" is a cooperative group of companies providing Aviation and Space
products and services and Land and Sea based systems for defense applications.
ISO/TS 16949 related site - IATF Global Oversight website.
Canada’s Authority on Organizational Excellence - Founded in 1992
by Industry Canada, Excellence Canada is an independent,
not-for-profit, organization that is committed to advancing
organizational excellence across Canada.
"OACETT is a non-profit, self-governing, professional association of
approximately 20,000 members and a 42-year history of certification in
Ontario. OACETT promotes the interests of engineering and applied science
technicians and technologists in industry, educational institutions, the public
The International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA) is the leading
professional body for management system auditors. IRCA represents
10,000 registered auditors in over 120 countries and every year, over 60,
000 delegates attend an IRCA approved training course.
We are the chartered body for quality management professionals.
Established in 1919, we gained a Royal Charter in 2006 and became the
CQI shortly afterwards.
The ultimate knowledge source for mobility engineering.
The Standards Council of Canada (SCC) is a federal Crown
corporation. It has its mandate to promote efficient and
effective standardization in Canada.
WardsAuto has covered the auto industry for more than 80 years,
serving those within automakers, dealerships, suppliers and others
serving or observing the industry with a wide range of information
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ANAB is a signatory of the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) and
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recognition arrangements. ANAB is a non-profit, non-governmental
organization that provides accreditation services to public- and
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Standards Institute and the American Society for Quality.
ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is an independent,
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of voluntary International Standards. We are made up of our 162 member
countries who are the national standards bodies around the world, with a
Central Secretariat that is based in Geneva, Switzerland. Learn more about our
structure and how we are governed.
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management for individuals seeking further professional
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to enhance their course quality and outcomes.