ISO/TS 29001 - Foundation


This course enables the participants to learn about the best practices for implementing and managing a Quality Management System (QMS) for Oil and Gas Industry as specified in ISO/TS 29001:2010. The participant will learn the different components of the management system, including the quality manual, required procedures, records, performance measurement, management's commitment, internal audit, management review and continual improvement.


Who should attend?

  • Members of Quality team
  • Professionals wanting to gain a comprehensive knowledge of the main processes of Quality Management System (QMS) in Oil and Gas industry
  • Staff involved in the implementation of the ISO/TS 29001 standard
  • Oil and Gas Equipment Manufacturers
  • Oil and Gas Company Personnel
  • Staff involved in operations related to QMS
  • Auditors


Learning objectives

  • To understand the implementation of Quality Management System of oil and gas industry in accordance with ISO/TS 29001 and to be able to accomplish the requirements for product and service supply from implementation perspective.
  • To understand the relationship between a Quality Management System and compliance with the requirements of different stakeholders of the organization
  • To know the concepts, approaches, standards, methods and techniques allowing to effectively manage Quality Management System in Oil and Gas industry
  • To acquire the necessary knowledge to contribute in implementing Quality Management System (QMS) as specified in ISO/TS 29001


Course Agenda

Day 1: Introduction to Quality Management System of petroleum, petrochemical and natural gas industries, sector-specific for product and service supply organizations as required by ISO/TS 29001:2010

  • Introduction to the ISO/TS 29001 family of standards and other framework related to Quality
  • Introduction to management systems and the process approach
  • Fundamental principles of Quality Management
  • General requirements: presentation of the clauses 4 to 8 of ISO/TS 29001

Day 2: Implementing requirements from ISO/TS 29001:2010 and Certification Exam

  • Implementation phases of the ISO/TS 29001 framework
  • Continual improvement of Quality
  • Conducting an ISO/TS 29001 certification audit
  • Certification Exam



Educational approach

  • This training is based on both theory and practice:
    • Sessions of lectures illustrated with examples based on real cases
    • Review exercises to assist the exam preparation
    • Practice test similar to the certification exam
  • Benefit from the practical exercises, the number of training participants is limited

Examination and Certification

  • The "Certified ISO/TS 29001 Foundation" exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Program (ECP). The exam covers the following competence domains:
          • Domain 1: Fundamental principles and concepts of sector–specific Quality Management based on ISO/TS 29001
          • Domain 2: Quality Management System (QMS) based on ISO/TS 29001
  • The "Certified ISO/TS 29001 Foundation" exam is available in different languages (the complete list of languages can be found in the examination application form)
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • For more information about exam, refer to PECB section on ISO/TS 29001 Foundation Exam
  • A certificate of Certified ISO/TS 29001 Foundation will be issued to participants who successfully passed the exam and comply with all the other requirements related to this credential
  • For more information about ISO/TS 29001 certifications and PECB certification process, refer to PECB section on ISO/TS 29001 Foundation Certification

General Information

  • Exam and certification fees are included in the training price
  • A student manual containing over 200 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed to participants
  • A participation certificate of 14 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) will be issued to participants
  • In case of failure of the exam, participants are allowed to retake the exam for free under certain conditions