14001 ISO 14001 is a management system to help organisations reduce their environmental impact. The standard provides the framework for organisations to demonstrate their commitment to the environmental by: Reducing harmful effects on the environment.
ISO-9001 ISO 9001 is an international standard that gives requirements for an organization’s quality management system (QMS). It is part of a family of standards published by the International Organization for Standardization.
bes The Building & Engineering Services Association (B&ES) is the premier trade organisation for building engineering services contractors. The B&ES vision is to help its members to meet the needs and demands of their clients and, in so doing, build well-run, professional and successful businesses.
constructionline Constructionline is the UK’s leading procurement and supply chain management service that collects, assesses and monitors standard company information through a question set that is aligned to PAS 91, the standardised pre-qualification questionnaire developed by BSI to reduce duplication within the construction industry.
gassafe The Gas Safe Register is the official registration scheme in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Guernsey for installers and maintenance engineers dealing with gas appliances. Gas Safe Register replaces the previous system run by CORGI as of 1 April 2009.
oftec OFTEC is licensed by the UK government to provide a ‘competent persons scheme’ for heating technicians. Becoming registered with OFTEC will allow you to self-certify your installation work, without the need to have it checked by local authority building control (where applicable). OFTEC registration also demonstrates your professional competence to your customers and gives you access to the wide range of other services and benefits offered by OFTEC.
safecontractor Safecontractor is the fastest growing health and safety accreditation scheme in the UK, with more than 270 clients and over 24,000 contractor members. With its increasing membership and growing profile in the UK, Safecontractor is uniquely positioned to be able to provide a high quality, value added benefit to your business, creating a mutually beneficial relationship for both parties.
smas Is the compliance with the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, Client organisations have a duty to ensure that anyone appointed or engaged to work on any construction project, has the skills, knowledge, experience and, where relevant, the organisational capability to do so. This means that they must make reasonable enquiries to check that the organisation or individual is competent to do the relevant work and can allocate adequate resources to it.
chas The CHAS health and safety assessment scheme is a pre-approval scheme to allow contractors to show potential clients that they meet the required health and safety standards
niceic Is an approved Contractor scheme is for electrical contractors undertaking design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of electrical installations to BS 7671.
buildersprofile Builder’s Profile is the open-access Common Database service providing compliance and PQQ information to the construction industry.