Integrates quality philosophies into an organizationâ€(tm)s environment. The plan will include specific continuous improvement strategies and actions. Plans are developed at all levels from company to plant. Lower level plans should support the companyâ€(tm)s strategic objectives. A quality plan emphasizes defect prevention through continuous improvement rather tha defect detection.
Document stating the practices, the means and the sequence of the activities related to quality, specific to a product, project or particular contract. It must contain the objectives quality to be reached, the methods of measurement of the degree of realization, the various stages of the process, the procedures and instructions, the measurement, test routines, of audits, the procedure concerning the modification of the quality plan according to advance.
A document setting out the specific quality practices, resources and sequence of activities relevant to a particular product, project or contract. A quality plan pertaining to a specific application usually references the quality manual.
document setting out the specific quality practice resources and sequence of activities relevant to a part icular product, service, contract or project. [D01593] ISO 8402 QMPP component of the program definition statement, setting out quality objectives for the program design and execution. [D03930] PNG
A programme of planned and systematic actions developed by both client and supplier to ensure that when goods and/or services are delivered they will be of the prescribed quality to do the job during the required period of time for which they were purchased.
The work of determining what quality standards will be important to the stakeholders of the project and coming up with plans to satisfy them. (Recommended reading: Managing Quality â€“ An Integrative Approach. See recommended reading list shown prior to this glossary.) See section 8.1 in the PMBOK.