ISO 9001 is the most famous standard of ISO, millions of organizations worldwide have accepted and implemented this standard, ISO 9001 specifies the requirements for quality management system and the latest version was released in the year 2015. ISO 9001 is quite an essential an influential standard and serves as foundation for implementing other standards.
ISO 9001 is all about quality management system, to understand the term quality management system (QMS) lets break the sentence in two:
Quality: Quality is an intangible thing, it’s a culture to be developed in organizations, and in short quality is the value perceived by your customer for the price he is paying for.
Management System: A system of a set of policies, people, principles, procedures, practices, protocols, skills together constitutes management system
Therefore applying management system practices with the intention to achieve quality in your organization is what quality management system says.
The cost for getting ISO 9001 certification in Iraq will not be the same for every company, the certification cost differs from one company to another, and the cost depends upon the scope of work and efforts needed for implementing necessary processes.