Resource Partner Event
Jun 03
NOTE: This event has expired.

International Product Certifications Product Standards & Testing

Export Assistance

June 3, 2014 | 8:30 am EDT - 3:30 pm EDT

Location Name:
Fred Rogers Conference Center

300 Fraser Purchase Road, Latrobe, PA,15650

St Vincent College SBDC

St Vincent College SBDC


The ISO 9001 system provides insight into the efficient functioning of any business and the processes can be beneficial even if an organization does not plan to become certified to the standard. The session will discuss the ISO 9001 standard in detail along with interactive discussions on how to think from a "systems perspective." Presented by Staci Miller, Global Director, Environmental Health and Safety, Kennametal Inc. Included in the presentation: •Historical Overview of ISO 9001 and other ISO Standards •Explanation and Interpretation of ISO 9001 System Requirements •Discussion Using Sample Documents •Interactive Working Sessions on the Internal Audit Process •Discussion and Guidance on the Certification Process International Product Certifications Product Standards & Testing Business owners and managers considering exporting products outside the United States often need to obtain international product certifications. Companies supplying products may need to meet commercial product standards; or those supplying products to the U.S. government may be required to meet military standards (MIL-STDs). Product testing is often required as part of these processes. Companies that need to meet any of these requirements will benefit from this session. Presented by Sam Mastovich, Keystone Compliance, LLC Included in the presentation: •Regulatory Compliance Certification Overview •International Certification: Examples of Requirements in Various Markets •10 Common Mistakes that Make Compliance Testing Painful and Expensive •MIL-STD and Product Specific Testing Requirements Overview