After the selection and evaluation, the IPICB product certification department assigns its quality management system auditing activities only to the bodies that meet the applicable requirements of the ISO/IEC 17021-1 standard for certification bodies.
In order to use sub-contractors, the IPICB enters into a legally binding contract with the sub-contractor, which includes rules related to confidentiality and conflict of interest.
- Takes responsibility for outsourced activities
- Ensures that subcontractors and their personnel do not act directly or through other recruiters in a way that undermines the validity of the results.
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