September 12, 2018
Alabama Productivity Center
2018 Summer Semester Newsletter
“I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I ended up where I intended to be.”

Douglas Adams
2018 Summer Semester Internships
This Summer we had 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 hear where our students interned this summer!
Click the video above to hear where our students are from, their major and what company they were with this summer.
"Meet the Intern" with Sydney Whetstone
Sydney Whetstone is a graduate student at the University of Alabama - Birmingham. Hear her story and successes interning with the Alabama Productivity Center below.
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. 
Click on link below to read a Success Story about 9001:2015 Quality Management System Implementation at Supreme Core of the Carolina's

For more information contact:

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