For over 20 years, Alcumus ISOQAR has worked with thousands of businesses of all shapes and sizes to create competitive advantage and minimise business risk through certification to standards-based management systems.
Many of the certification services we offer are accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS), providing you with the confidence that we are regularly and rigorously assessed against internationally recognised standards to demonstrate our competence and impartiality. We also carry other accreditations for specialist areas such as the British Retail Consortium (BRC) and the Security Industry Authority Approved Contractor Scheme (SIA ACS). What’s more, we have dozens of other non accredited and sector specific services and schemes, not to mention a proven track record in delivering second party auditing services.
Quick links to our top 5 most popular standards:
- ISO 9001 Quality
- ISO 14001 Environmental
- OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health & Safety
- ISO 27001 Information Security
- SIA Approved Contractor Scheme
Take a look at six compelling reasons to chose Alcumus ISOQAR for your certification needs – all attributes that have helped us to achieve fantastic growth (double the market rate for two consecutive years!) as well as maintain long lasting customer relationships.
Approachability – from the moment you make contact through to receiving your certificate of registration, you’ll notice a consistent value in whoever you deal with at Alcumus ISOQAR. From technical sales support through to your dedicated audit team , we are all committed to creating strong relationships with each and every client, with a ‘can do’ attitude that puts flexibility and friendliness first.
Agility – ask our clients why they like working with us and a common theme comes through – we are quick to respond in issuing quotes, answering technical questions, arranging audits and general query handling, all of which makes your certification experience with us run as smoothly as possible whilst reacting to your changing needs.
Technical capability – all of our auditors are IRCA lead auditor qualified to relevant standards and their industry experience is matched to your organisation’s activities, enabling you to get the most out of your assessment. Moreover, nearly all of our auditors are “triple badged”, meaning that they are competent to deliver audits against all of the most common standards (ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001), in addition to other standards. This means they are perfectly placed to assist you with integrating these management systems and working with you to grow the number of standards you achieve certification to.
Innovation - as you would expect from a leading certification body, we continually keep abreast of developments in the world of standards, liaising with UKAS, IRCA, our clients and technical committees to bring you the latest certification services. Since Summer 2013, we have added several new standards to our kitbag, including BS 11000 (Collaborative Relationships), ISO 50001 (Energy Management), BS EN 1090 (Structural Steel) and are currently reviewing ISO 55001 (Asset Management) and ISO 39001 (Road Traffic Safety) Sign up to our newsletter to receive regular updates.
Affordability – our audit fees are amongst the lowest in our industry, made possible by internal efficiencies and geographical coverage.
Global reach - besides having auditors located throughout the UK, we also have the capability to deliver certification audits internationally via our global network.