Who We Are
Qualified Specialists, International (QSI) is a professional consulting, training, and management systems technology firm headquartered in Houston, TX. Founded by R.T. (Bud) Weightman in 1989, QSI has a global presence and has implemented and assessed management systems in over 28 countries world-wide – with certifications ranging from ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, API Spec. Q1 / Q2, AS9100, and more.
Our specialty spans quality, health and safety, and environmental (QHSE), and our products and services have been applied in engineering, manufacturing, fabrication, distribution, service, projects, and operations.
We excel in helping our clients to achieve regulatory compliance, certification, and industry licensing through our superior software solutions, consulting services, and industry-leading training.
Complete Quality Management System Services
Access documents anytime, anywhere, across all your departments and locations
Store manuals, procedures, forms, work instructions, job descriptions, records, and revisions in a secure location for ultimate document control
Instant reporting and visibility to critical areas of your QMS.
Assistance with certification and regulatory compliance.
Annual internal audits for maintaining your certification.
Supply chain management services – supplier audits.
Gap analyses to identify “gaps” in processes or system documentation.
ISO 9001:2015 – Transition your system today with the latest training.
API Spec. Q1 – For manufacturing companies seeking certification.
API Spec. Q2 – For servicing companies seeking certification.
API Lead Auditor – For individuals seeking auditor certification.
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“QSI’s web-based software allows my business and employees to function seamlessly at multiple locations around the world. Customer service levels and employee efficiencies have significantly improved through our use of their software.”
Countries with Successful Implemenations
Years of Combined, Hands-on Consulting Experience
Customer Satisfaction in Countries Across the World
Testimonials from our October 11-12, 2016 ISO 9001:2015 Training Course: “Mary presented a great class. She gave personal experience which helped in my understanding.” – Annie T. “Mary was a great instructor.” – Justin T. "This is the second training...read more
Testimonials from our October 4-5 Q1/ISO Integration Workshop: “I like the word-by-word approach as it helps to ensure we will not miss any ISO requirement for our QMS. Bud was very knowledgeable and able to handle and clear up all posed questions.” – James S. ...read more
Testimonials from our August 22-25 API Q1 Training Course: "Very informative! Really Enjoyed this class!" - Raymond Luna “QSI provides an outstanding experience for API.” – Ali...read more
Ask the Expert
“Ask the Expert” entries highlight valuable questions that have been submitted by YOU, our audience. These questions are answered in full detail by industry expert Bud Weightman. Submit your question today for up-to-date answers about ISO 9001, API Q1 / Q2, AS9100, and more!