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California based designer, manufacturer and assembler of rigid-flex and flex printed circuit boards, Lenthor Engineering’s Internal Quality Engineer, Vicki Amaral, has just passed her ISO 9001:2015 Internal Assessor Certification.
This certification provides an in-depth understanding of the concepts of the ISO 9001:2015 standard and the principles and practices of performing and reporting on effective internal audits in accordance with ISO 19011. Vicki’s certification will give Lenthor the internal staff expertise to rapidly and seamlessly incorporate new ISO standards.
Mark Lencioni, President/CEO of Lenthor stated, “Vicki’s achievement in this area demonstrates the emphasis that Lenthor Engineering places on both our employee’s personal growth as well as constantly striving to expand our corporate expertise in critical areas affecting our product quality and customer satisfaction indexes.”
Vicki’s training and examination for the ISO 9001:2015 certification was conducted by Young & Associates, an accreditation company out of Sunnyvale, CA.
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