session will focus on organization-wide disaster recovery, business continuity, and supply chain continuity
Acton, MA (PRWEB) January 18, 2013
National Quality Assurance, USA, Inc. (NQA, USA), a leading provider of management registration services for industries, including aerospace, defense, telecommunications, automotive, and information technology, is pleased to announce the inclusion of a free afternoon session on Business Continuity to be held during their 2013 West Coast Quality Conference on February 20, 2013.
The session will focus on organization-wide disaster recovery, business continuity, and supply chain continuity; all concepts which have become increasingly important during a period of escalating weather events, geo-political upheaval, and supply chain disruptions. This seminar will explore what to consider when looking to improve upon existing Business Continuity plans and programs.
Additionally, this seminar will provide an overview of the various standards that have been adopted by the Department of Homeland Security in the PS-Prep program; NFPA 1600, BS 25999-2, and ASIS SPC.1, along with the new ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management System standard.
About NQA, USA
NQA, USA, headquartered in Acton, Massachusetts, was established in 1992 as a joint venture between National Quality Assurance, Limited (headquartered in London, England) and National Technical Systems, Inc. (located in Calabasas, CA, NASDQ: NTSC). NQA, USA is a world-renowned ISO 9001, ISO 14001, TS 16949, and AS9100 registrar. NQA, USA’s single point of contact saves clients time, while its well-trained, efficient staff, located nationwide, provides local attention. NQA’s worldwide operations are accredited to perform management systems registrations by ANSI - ANAB and UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service). NQA, USA has expertise in many diverse industries including aerospace, transportation and distribution, printing, professional services, automotive, foods, electronics, computers, and software.
National Technical Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of engineering services to the defense, aerospace, telecommunications, automotive and high technology markets. Through a world-wide network of resources, NTS provides full product life-cycle support, offering world class design engineering, compliance, testing, certification, quality registration and program management. For additional information about NTS, visit our website at http://www.ntscorp.com or call 800-270-2516.
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