Auditing & AssessmentIndependent and process approach audits for evaluating organizations' performance.
Auditing & Assessment
BCI Academy provides systematic, independent and process approach audits for evaluating your organization’s performance. Our comprehensive report contains details of audit observations as well as non-conformances, if there is any. Opportunities for improvements will always be reported to help your organization on how to deal with risks, improve documentations, and streamline processes. We provide following audits services:
WE PROVIDE FOLLOWING AUDITING AND ASSESSMENT SERVICES:
We conduct internal audits based on ISO 9001, ISO 14001, IATF 16949, and other management system standards. This service is suitable for organizations decided to outsource their internal audits.
Gap Analysis / Gap Audit
Gap Analysis is another type of audit we provide. At its core are two questions: “Where are you in the requirements of a standard?” and “Where do you want to be?”. Gap Audit result is a detailed report represents how effective your system is presently both vs. your company’s goals and what your Registrar Auditors are looking for. This is a tool enabling an organization to compare its actual performance with the requirements of a specific standard such as ISO 9001, IATF 16949, or ISO 14001. The result of this type of audit will help you to properly plan and prioritize tasks in order to be in compliance with the requirements in a short time at lower cost.
Environmental Compliance Audits
Environmental Compliance Audit is another area of our expertise. This type of audit investigates your organization’s level of compliance with environmental legislations, regulations, both for federal and provincial as well as municipality by-laws and other requirements. At BCI Academy we have a team of well-educated and experienced environmental auditors who have undertaken audits for a wide variety of industrial sectors, including auto part manufacturing, chemical plants, electronics, and steel products manufacturing.
Second Party or Supplier Audits
The goal of supplier audits or second party Audits are to evaluate supplier’s systems, processes and overall quality approach vs. risks to your product quality and future business needs. The audit criteria can be based on the standards such as ISO 9001, IATF 16949 or ISO 14001, or your specified red flags and requirements. If you require we can also advise and recommend the blend of specific audit requirements to make your supplier audits very practical and not redundant. We can provide complete turnkey supplier programs. These are highly customized approaches, proven from our vast experience, with suppliers of all sizes and types! (NCR, Valeo, Xerox, & Christie Digital are some names you may know).
Our Philosophy on suppliers: They need to be included in your business plan, risks accounted for in your processes. They are much the same as your own Employees! Just estimate how many people working at your suppliers produce your parts and services? You need controls, incentives and oversight to ensure you’re a valued customer and visa versa – that they are valued suppliers. i.e. a program with supplier synergy to reduce undue risks and develop trust. There are no “bad” suppliers, only ones not suitable to your needs! We have just the approach it within our supplier audit services. Guaranteed results