Certified ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 management system auditors/consultants
Whether you need a preliminary needs analysis to determine your implementation plan; training associated with your management system; consulting for the full implementation of the system; an internal audit; or an external verification of your management system’s conformance, Paragon has the expertise and experience to assist you.
Comprehensive Management Systems Services for
Government, Industry, Academia
Our approach to management system implementation involves:
- Keeping the system simple- yet effective.
- Building on what is already working.
- Including only what adds value to the organization.
- Aligning with organizational strategies and goals.
- Creating systems that drive down costs.
Paragon offers the following management system services:
Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001)
Paragon provides comprehensive quality management system (QMS) services including development, implementation, training, and auditing. Our experienced and knowledgeable team tailors QMS services to fit the needs of our customers.
A QMS provides an organization with the framework to monitor and continually improve organizational performance as well as customer and employee satisfaction. ISO 9001 is the internationally recognized standard for quality management systems and can enable your organization to align with related management system requirements such as ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.
Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001)
Paragon specializes in providing environmental and sustainability management system services to include initial needs assessments, specialized training, consulting and implementation services, EMS internal auditing services, and external conformance verification services. Our experienced and knowledgeable team provides environmental and sustainability management system services tailored to fit the needs of our customers.
An EMS provides an organization with the framework to protect the environment, prevent pollution, and continually improve environmental performance. ISO 14001 is the internationally recognized standard for EMS and is compatible with other related management system standards such as ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001.
Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems (OHSAS 18001)
Paragon can assist your organization with the development and implementation of an OHSAS 18001 conformant occupational health and safety management system. Our experienced and knowledgeable team provides OHSAS 18001 training, auditing, and consulting services tailored to fit the needs of our customers.
Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems promote a safe and healthy work environment by providing a framework that helps an organization identify and control health and safety risks, reduce the potential for accidents, maintain regulatory compliance, and improve overall organizational performance. OHSAS 18001 is the internationally recognized specification for occupational health and management systems. OHSAS 18001 was collaboratively developed by a number of leading trade bodies, national standards, and certification bodies. OHSAS 18001 is compatible with ISO 14001 and ISO 9001 systems.
Energy Management Systems (ISO 50001)
Paragon uses a systematic approach in analyzing our customer’s energy usage that insures a sustainable solution to their energy reduction goals. We take into account their fleet and other direct and indirect activities that impact energy use and the greenhouse gas calculation. Paragon provides services in the following areas:
- Implementation and auditing of Energy Management Systems (ISO 50001)
- Gap analysis of current practices to the ISO 50001 standard
- Audit energy usage based on ASHRAE criteria
- Analysis of energy usage and building characteristics
- Benchmark current performance to industry averages
- Identification and prioritization of energy reduction solutions
- Develop and implement energy conservation through behavior change program
- Greenhouse Gas calculation and reporting
Strategic Planning & Process Optimization
Paragon can assist with developing organizational strategic plans and operational plans and executing these plans through process optimization. Paragon believes process improvement should be driven by the strategic objectives of the organization. Paragon’s process optimization methodology is designed to achieve the customer’s defined indicators of success.
See our Portfolio section for Past Performance regarding these services.