Requirements of ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015 for Management System Certification Bodies

About ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015

ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015 is an international standard that specifies requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of management systems. It outlines the criteria for the competence, consistency, and impartiality of these bodies, ensuring they can effectively assess the conformity of management systems with relevant standards. ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015 applies to certification bodies conducting audits of various management systems, such as quality, environmental, and information security management systems.


Compliance with this standard helps to ensure the credibility and reliability of certification processes, promoting confidence in the certified organizations and their management systems.


Training Shall Broadly Cover

  • A structured and comprehensive interpretation of requirements of the ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015 for implementation in Certification Bodies
  • This training provides detailed information on the critical requirements of ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015 and recommendations for effective implementation
  • Dedicated ‘Question and Answer’ sessions to facilitate and provide participants with the opportunity to engage actively, seek clarification, and deepen their understanding through interactive dialogue
  • The course includes conducting Internal Audits and Management Reviews of Inspection Bodies, Non-conformity, and CAPA
  • Exercises/Workshops with real-life scenarios and case studies to make the training session interactive and more engaging
  • The requirements of accreditation by the National Accreditation Board for Certification Bodies (NABCB) are also covered etc.



There are no formal prerequisites for attending the training ‘Requirements of ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015 for Management System Certification Bodies’. However, it is preferred if the participant has a fair knowledge of Certification and Accreditation.


Who Should Attend?

  • Management System Certification Bodies
  • Quality Professionals
  • Regulators
  • Specifiers
  • Assessors
  • Consultants, etc.


What’s Included?

  • Learning materials
  • Copy of ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015 (For Training Purposes only)
  • Certificate of Participation (Certificate shall be issued as a ‘Soft Copy’ from our Training Portal. This certificate can be verified anytime from our website by entering its unique ID number or scanning the QR Code)


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