May 23, 2018
Alabama Productivity Center
2018 Spring Semester Newsletter
"Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I will learn"

Confucius
2018 Spring Semester Internships
Over the course of our spring internships, we had 28 interns at 10 different companies this Spring. Students were only allowed to work up to 20 hours a week.
Click the video above to hear Billy Deutsch's project work during his 2018 Spring Internship at Mercedes-Benz. Billy is a Junior majoring in mechanical engineering from Nashville, TN.
2018 Summer Internships
This Summer we have 38 interns all across the State of Alabama at 18 different companies making this the largest and most diverse group of student interns we have ever had. Check out the video below to see what students learned about at their orientation before their internships started.
ISO 9001:2015 & ISO 14001:2015 Implementation 
The deadline for 9001:2015 & 14001:2015 standards is September 2018 !!
The APC provides assistance updating your Environmental Management System to be compliant to the changes in the ISO 14001:2015 Standard. Services include implementation assistance and training. Implementation assistance includes a gap analysis to evaluate effectiveness of current EMS, developing and/or updating EMS documentation to address changes in the standard, developing a correlation matrix, and internal auditor training. Other training offered includes problem solving, management overview, transition and risk-based thinking.
The APC also provides assistance updating your Quality Management System to be compliant to the changes in the ISO 9001:2015 Standard. Services include implementation assistance and training. Implementation assistance includes a gap analysis to evaluate effectiveness of current QMS, developing and/or updating QMS documentation to address changes in the standard, developing a correlation matrix, and internal auditor training. Other training offered includes problem solving, management overview, transition and risk-based thinking. 
For more information contact:

(205) 348 - 6032
ahill@cba.ua.edu
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Thank you, 
Alabama Productivity Center Staff
Alabama Productivity Center
1818 University Blvd
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
(205) 348-8956