Risk based thinking is one of the most profound changes to ISO 9001 quality management system. This system ensures that risk is identified, considered and controlled throughout the design and use of the quality management system. Although the function of risk based thinking is to manage risk at various critical stages, the true purpose of risk based thinking is more than just creating a systematic, precautionary approach. Instead, you should look at risk based thinking as a form of organisational knowledge.
The module will enable you to:
- Understand what is meant by risk
- Gain an understanding of risk-based thinking within the context of ISO 9001:2015.
- Learn the advantages of using risk-based thinking with your business
- Understand how to identify risk and opportunity