Qorvo and its operations have received the following certifications.
|Location||ISO 9001||ISO 14001||OHSAS 18001||ISO 50001||IATF 16949||AS9100||DMEA|
|Heredia, Costa Rica|
Types of Qorvo certifications include the following.
AS9100 certification is the standardized quality management system for the aerospace industry. Supported by the Society of Automotive Engineers and the European Association of Aerospace Industries, this certification includes requirements relating to quality and safety that major aerospace manufacturers and suppliers have to abide by.
Developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), ISO 9000 organizes, defines and maintains a quality assurance system for manufacturing and service industries. One of the most common management tools today, ISO 9000 deals with the essentials of quality management systems. This includes the eight management principles on which the family of standards is based.
A group of standards related to environmental management, ISO 14001 helps organizations minimize how their operations negatively affect the environment. These standards also help organizations follow applicable laws, regulations and other environmental requirements.
A group of standards related to occupational health and safety management, OHSAS 18001 helps organizations minimize how their operations negatively affect the safety of their employees. These standards also help organizations follow applicable laws and regulations, identify and control health and safety risks, reduce the potential for accidents and injuries, and improve overall performance.
The IATF 16949 is an ISO technical specification directed at the development of a quality management system. This certification lays the groundwork for continual improvement, emphasizing defect prevention, and the reduction of variation and waste in the supply chain.
ISO 50001 specifies requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining and improving an energy management system, whose purpose is to enable an organization to follow a systematic approach in achieving continual improvement of energy performance, including energy efficiency, energy use and consumption.
The Defense Microelectronics Activity (DMEA) was created by the U.S. Department of Defense. The DMEA is composed of highly specialized engineering facilities and microelectronic engineers that work in close partnership with the major defense contractors and the semiconductor industry, to provide support for fielded systems across all U.S. military organizations.