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ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Certification

Posted on August 23, 2019August 23, 2019Categories News   Leave a comment on ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Certification

ISO9001 certificate

Following a recent audit Caledonia Competence has again secured ISO 9001:2015 accreditation from awarding body QMS International.

The auditor was very impressed with our Quality Management System and found no remedial actions to be required.

 Thanks to the team who work so hard to maintain our Quality Management System and continue to ensure high levels of client satisfaction.

One Day Assessor Training – Course Dates

Posted on August 2, 2019August 2, 2019Categories News   Leave a comment on One Day Assessor Training – Course Dates

Did you know we now offer a ONE DAY Competence Assessor training course?

This programme is ideal for those who already have some experience of the competence process and may be asked to conduct assessments on their colleagues.

We have confirmed the following dates to be delivered in our Aberdeen office:

Tuesday 10th September 2019

Wednesday 9th October 2019

Thursday 14th November 2019

Tuesday 10th December 2019

To find out more about these courses and other training we can offer, please contact us: enquiries@caledoniacompetence.com

More great feedback from our course delegates

Posted on September 12, 2018September 12, 2018Categories News   Leave a comment on More great feedback from our course delegates

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Our Competence Training courses are continuing to receive great feedback from delegates. Here is some of the feedback from a recent Assessor course:

“I look forward to implementing what I have learned. We are setting up a Competency Scheme so this is a good first step….”

“Really enjoyed the course, excellent & relevant content, useful exercises and well communicated by a very knowledgeable trainer”

“Having carried out assessments many years ago, I found this course a must and fulfilling. I would not be able to carry out assessments without having attended this course”

We have scheduled more Assessor & Internal Verifier Training courses for October and November in our Aberdeen office.

The Assessor course dates are:

  • 24th – 25th October
  • 6th – 7th November
  • 20th – 21st November

The Internal Verifier course dates are:

  • 30th October
  • 27th November

To find out more about these courses, please contact us at enquiries@caledoniacompetence.com

 

Caledonia Competence achieves international ISO accreditation

Posted on June 8, 2018Categories News   Leave a comment on Caledonia Competence achieves international ISO accreditation

ISO9001 certificate

Caledonia Competence has recently secured ISO 9001:2015 accreditation from awarding body QMS International.

Based in Westpoint House in Westhill, Caledonia Competence provides specialist services in personnel assessment and development. Their core services include the creation, support and audit of Competence Assurance Schemes which allow companies to assess the competence of their personnel against predetermined Standards, using evidence from their workplace.

ISO accreditation will now allow Caledonia Competence to accelerate the growth strategy it has in place whilst ensuring that its consistently high levels of customer satisfaction are maintained.

Managing Director, Gavin Smith, launched the company in 2015 and believes that the certification will help the company to secure new business and further build on its success to date. ‘When I started Caledonia Competence, gaining ISO9001:2015 accreditation was something that I wanted to achieve so I am delighted that we have now done so’ explains Gavin. ‘We are committed to delivering a first-class service to our clients, and our quality management system plays a key role in this.’

Don’t Miss Out on our Newsletter!

Posted on May 16, 2018April 1, 2020Categories News   Leave a comment on Don’t Miss Out on our Newsletter!

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In June we launched our first newsletter.

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Assessor Training for Blaze Manufacturing Solutions

Posted on February 19, 2018Categories NewsTags   Leave a comment on Assessor Training for Blaze Manufacturing Solutions

We were delighted to run our first Assessor Training course for Blaze Manufacturing Solutions at Blaze House, Laurencekirk, Aberdeenshire last week. The course was well received by the delegates.

Here are some of their comments:

 

“Good Course. Apprehensive of it at first but glad to have done it.”

“Well presented course. Made to feel relaxed and enjoyed the opportunity to understand competency.”

“Educational and topical. Enjoyable too!”

“Good, informatative course. Well presented.”

“A worthwhile course for myself and the company.”

“Very good course and helpful.”

“A lot to take in Day 1. Day 2 all comes together well.”

“Very comprehensive course with a knowledgeable trainer. Thank you!”

Assessor Training for Atlas Professionals

Posted on February 7, 2018Categories NewsTags   Leave a comment on Assessor Training for Atlas Professionals

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Great feedback from the delegates who attended our Assessor Training we conducted in Banbury on behalf of Atlas Professionals.

Here are some of the comments:

“I thoroughly enjoyed the course. I now feel confident going ahead and assessing candidates.”

“A well run and interesting course.”

“Not death by PowerPoint. Enjoyed the Course. Thanks.”

“I enjoyed the course and feel it will be very helpful to me as an Assessor.”

“Excellent and worthwhile in all respects.”

Merry Christmas from all at Caledonia Competence

Posted on December 19, 2017Categories NewsTags   Leave a comment on Merry Christmas from all at Caledonia Competence

“We wish you a Merry Christmas, 

we wish you a Merry Christmas, 

we wish you a Merry Christmas, 

& a Happy New Year……”

We would like to thank all of our clients and partners for helping Caledonia Competence to continue to grow in 2017. Here’s just some of the work that we’re proud that we’ve successfully delivered this year:

  • The development of Competence Standards and Assessment Mechanism to meet the UK HSE Control of Major Accident Hazards (COMAH) regulations
  • Various Workplace Assessor and Internal Verifier training courses for a variety of clients in the UK and mainland Europe
  • The provision of ISO9001 Internal Auditing services to fulfil our client’s Internal Audit Schedule

We are excited that 2018 will see the introduction of some exciting new services.

Just some of these will include:

  • A suite of public training including Workplace Assessor, Internal Verifier and Competence Focal Point courses
  • A cost-effective and comprehensive electronic competence management system

We hope that your festive period is filled with happiness and wish you a safe and prosperous 2018!