Package & Cost Details

Here are Accredit-IT we understand the development, time, and pricing challenges associated with creating an ISO compliant quality management system so; we established an extremely flexible and cost-effective solution that will give our customers the ability to select only what they need and build out customized packages.

 

Accredit-IT’s services are separated into individual functional areas, listed below, which can be purchased individually or grouped together to create custom packages.

 

SERVICECONSULTING
ITEM NO.CNSLT
DESCRIPTIONProvide expert advice and guidance on all ISO accreditation preparation topics
UNIT20-hour blocks
PRICEFixed hourly rate*
NOTES• Expert advice and guidance ONLY; all auditing and document development and drafting work is performed by the customer.
• Normally performed offsite via email, phone, or video conferencing; however, onsite consulting can be arranged
* All related travel expenses (e.g., transportation, lodging, M&IE, mileage, port to port, etc.) are NOT included and shall be paid by the customer.

 

SERVICEDOCUMENT REVIEW
ITEM NO.DOCREV
DESCRIPTIONReview existing quality policies, processes, and procedures to determine ISO, legal, regulatory, and industry best practice compliance and locate areas for improvement.
UNIT20-hour blocks
PRICEFixed hourly rate*
NOTES• Expert advice and guidance ONLY; all audit• Normally performed offsite unless it is part of a custom package
• This review provides our team with a good understanding of your operations and helps us determine the level of effort needed to bring your quality management system into ISO accreditation conformance.
* Multiple blocks may be required to fully complete the review depending on the size and number of manuals.

 

SERVICEDOCUMENT DEVELOPMENT & INTEGRATION
ITEM NO.DOCDEV
DESCRIPTIONWe assist you in drafting new or updating existing quality policies and procedures, administrative and operational technical forms, and internal auditing tools (i.e. checklists, questionnaires, etc.).
UNIT20-hour blocks*
PRICEFixed hourly rate
NOTES• Normally performed offsite unless it is part of a custom package. Reviews conducted via email, phone, or video conferencing; however, onsite document development can be arranged and would follow audit travel information.
• Includes training program manuals, if needed.
• Discipline specific standard operating procedures will be developed and drafted by the customer.
• We also assist you in integrating two quality manuals (e.g., an ISO/IEC 17020 and an ISO/IEC 17025) into a single document.
* Multiple blocks may be required to fully complete the review depending on the size and number of manuals.

 

SERVICEGAP ANALYSIS AUDIT
ITEM NO.GAPADT
DESCRIPTIONA systematic examination of your quality management system, technical operations, and facilities to verify they are in compliance with the relevant ISO standard and identify any gaps or areas that are not in conformance.
UNIT50-hours block (initial)*; 10-hour blocks (if additional time is needed)**
PRICEFixed hourly rate*
NOTES• Normally completed at the beginning of quality program development. This review provides our team with a good understanding of your operations and helps us determine the level of effort needed to bring your quality management system into ISO accreditation conformance.
• Identified gaps or “non-conformities” are documented and a plan to remediate them is developed.
• Remediation can be performed on your own or we can provide recommendations and remediation guidance and assistance as an additional consulting service.
* Typical length per audit - 5 business days (depending on organization size and complexity audit may extend to 10 business days or more); extended weekend expenses covered by customer
** Additional time is sold in 10-hour increments to allow for greater flexibility
*** All related travel expenses (e.g., transportation, lodging, M&IE, mileage, port to port, etc.) are NOT included and shall be paid by the customer.

 

SERVICEPRE-ASSESSMENT AUDIT
ITEM NO.PREADT
DESCRIPTIONA systematic examination of your A systematic examination of your existing or newly created quality management system, technical operations, and facilities to:
• verify they are in compliance with the relevant ISO standard and accrediting body supplement requirements
• verify the quality objectives and the actions taken to meet them are suitable
• verify any problems within the management system have been addressed
• look for any improvements that can be made to the system
UNIT50-hours block (initial)*; 10-hour blocks (if additional time is needed)**
PRICEFixed hourly rate*
NOTES• An aggressive compressive audit is conducted during which no leniency is given, you either have everything completely ready for your accrediting body assessment or we call it a non-conformity.
• Normally completed prior to an assessment body inspection to ensure the organization is ready.
• Identified “non-conformities” are documented and a plan to remediate them prior to the accrediting body assessment is developed.
• Remediation can be performed on your own or we can provide recommendations and remediation guidance and assistance as an additional consulting service.
* Typical length per audit - 5 business days (depending on organization size and complexity audit may extend to 10 business days or more); extended weekend expenses covered by customer
** Additional time is sold in 10-hour increments to allow for greater flexibility
*** All related travel expenses (e.g., transportation, lodging, M&IE, mileage, port to port, etc.) are NOT included and shall be paid by the customer.

 

SERVICEINTERNAL AUDIT
ITEM NO.INTADT
DESCRIPTIONA systematic examination of your existing quality management system, technical operations, and facilities to:
• verify they are in compliance with the relevant ISO standard and accrediting body supplement requirements
• verify the quality objectives and the actions taken to meet them are suitable
• verify any problems within the management system have been addressed; close out existing CARs
• look for any improvements that can be made to the system
UNIT50-hours block (initial)*; 10-hour blocks (if additional time is needed)**
PRICEFixed hourly rate*
NOTES• Completed annually, either all at once or spread out across the year, prior to your annual accrediting body surveillance visit to ensure the organization is still in compliance.
• Identified “non-conformities” are documented and a plan to remediate them prior to the accrediting body surveillance visit is developed.
• Remediation can be performed on your own or we can provide recommendations and remediation guidance and assistance as an additional consulting service.
* Typical length per audit - 5 business days (depending on organization size and complexity audit may extend to 10 business days or more); extended weekend expenses covered by customer
** Additional time is sold in 10-hour increments to allow for greater flexibility
*** All related travel expenses (e.g., transportation, lodging, M&IE, mileage, port to port, etc.) are NOT included and shall be paid by the customer.

 

SERVICEPROGRAM MANAGEMENT
ITEM NO.PMGMT
DESCRIPTIONProvide post accreditation maintenance services
UNITHourly
PRICEFixed hourly rate*
NOTES• On a part-time or fulltime basis
• Assist your staff or we provide the staffing
• Can include conducting or assisting with internal audits, management reviews, completing annual QMS document reviews, or managing your entire program