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SSPC-QP COM, Commentary on Qualification Procedures

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Revision Date: November 01, 2004
Updated On: April 01, 2002
Editorial Change:
This commentary is for information only and is not part of SSPC-QP 1, QP 2, QP 3, QP 4, or QP 5. SSPC currently develops six types of consensus standards, one type being the Qualification Procedure, or QP. QPs are published procedures, developed by SSPC technical committees through a consensus process, which define a sequence of actions or functions a contracting firm or other entity must meet to establish a level of competence or qualification.

This commentary summarizes the current QPs and explains how they can be used to improve the process of qualifying a contractor or other entity to perform work.

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