ISO – International Organization for Standardization
ISO is an independent, non-governmental international organization with a membership of 161 national standards bodies. Through its members, it brings together experts to share knowledge and develop voluntary, consensus-based, market relevant International Standards that support innovation and provide solutions to global challenges.
TUV InterCert GmbH – The leading international certification body
TÜV INTERCERT is an independent Certification Body for system and product, springs from the desire to support companies and organizations in obtaining certification which guarantees attention to the quality, efficiency and safety, not only of the goods and services offered but also of the management system employed.
DAkkS – The national accreditation body for the Federal Republic of Germany
DAkkS is legally responsible for the accreditation of conformity assessment bodies (laboratories, inspection and certification bodies). Accreditation by DAkkS means that these bodies have been assessed against internationally recognised standards to demonstrate their competence, impartiality and performance capability. In short: DAkkS inspects the inspectors.
International Register of Certificated Auditors
The International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA) is the leading professional body for management system auditors. IRCA represents 10,000 registered auditors in over 120 countries and every year, over 60, 000 delegates attend an IRCA approved training course.
Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA)
IEMA is the worldwide membership body for environment and sustainability professionals, driving global standards for sustainable practice.
Chartered Quality Institute (CQI)
The Chartered Quality Institute is the chartered body for quality management professionals. CQI exists to benefit the public by advancing education in, knowledge of and the practice of quality in industry, commerce, the public sector and the voluntary sectors. In short, the CQI exists to help make organizations better.