Requirements for an Auditor to assess suppliers for PS 9000 certification

Only Auditors that have met the requirements of the PQG approved PS 9000 training course can verify that suppliers are complying with the standards required to become a PQG Certified Supplier.  This training may be carried out by an PQG approved independent training organization or by a PQG approved certification body. Auditors are required to be employed by a PQG Approved Certification Body in order to perform certification audits.

The requirements for Auditor competency are outlined in Annex 6 of the agreement between PQG and the Certification Bodies.  Please click here to view.