GCS CERTIFICATION PROCESS
Clients & customers can apply online by completing the "Request a Quote" tab on the GCS website https://www.gcs-iso.com/request-a-quote and complete the online questionnaire.
You will recieve a customized proposal, quotation and a pre-populated application form to validate, sign and return to
The assigned auditor will make contact will the client to arrange for conducting the Stage 1 Audit
The Auditor conducts the Stage 1 audit at the client's premises, this audit is focused on the design of the Management System in meeting the requirements of the ISO standard and the company's rediness for the stage 2 audit.
STEP 5- Stage 2 Audit
The Audit conducts the Stage 2 Audit in alignment of the specified audit plan, which is submitted to the client prior to the audit, the purpose of the stage 2 audit is to verify the "Effectiveness" or Implementation of the Management System in alignment of its design & purpose. Any non-conformances at this stage will be communicated to the client prior to recomending certification
STEP 6- Certification
GCS will deliver the ISO certification package to successful clients which will identify the scope of services under the ISO standard.
STEP 7- Annual Surveillance Audits
GCS will conduct 2 annual surveillance audits every 12 months within the certification cycle. These audits are minature audits, shorter in duration which focuses on continual improvement.
STEP 8- Re-certification Tri-annual
The certification cycle will begin again starting from Step 2 to 7 above