Business & Career Institute to Offer Free ISO-9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 Transition Workshop in Oak Forest

OAK FOREST, IL–The Business & Career Institute (BCI) of South Suburban College (SSC) will offer another course in their Hot Topics on the Go sequence, geared to provide information regarding the key changes organizations will have to consider with ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015. The workshop will also focus on developing a balanced approach and timeline for organizations’ transition to it, focusing on changes to requirements and tips for implementation. Experts will present information quickly and clearly followed by question and answer sessions. Hot Topics on the Go sessions are free of charge and are located at the Oak Forest Center. The upcoming topic on the calendar for October 6th is as follows:

Topic:              An Inside Look at the New ISO-9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 Standards

Date:               Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Time:               8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Location:          SSC’s Oak Forest Center, 16333 S. Kilbourn, Oak Forest, Illinois

Presenter:       Chuck Jenrich


The first part of the session will include:

  • A review of design specification and scope of revision
  • Keys to understanding the revision
  • In-depth review of requirements with biggest impact
  • Tips for implementation
  • Transition strategies from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015
  • Commentary on what the new requirements really mean
  • Extended question-and-answer period

The latter portion of this session will inform attendees about what ISO 14001:2015 has in store and how the changes will affect business, including:

  • Emerging Changes
  • Key Concepts Overview
  • Processes
  • New ISO 14001 High Level Structure

About the Presenter: Chuck Jenrich brings a rich and varied background in manufacturing and service sectors, including government, education and health care. Jenrich has been lead auditor qualified for over 20 years, with qualifications and certifications that span the alphabet and numerical system: AAR M-1003 a standard for companies needing railroad certification, the ISO series including 9000, 14000, through 22000, TS16949, AS9100, Safe Quality Food and AIB. He has been a Black Belt since 2000, trained with ASQ/Six Sigma Academy and was recertified in 2010 by Caterpillar. He has worked in the Toyota Production System and most major automakers. He is certified to teach the MSSC CPT curriculum and has been teaching it at SSC and other community colleges in Illinois.

Hot Topics on the Go sessions are free of charge, but reservations are required – RSVP to Nancy Burrows at (708) 596-2000, ext. 3258 or