Accreditation is the process by which a certification body is recognized to offer certification services. In order to become accredited, Certification Body is required to implement a quality management system which is assessed by an independent authorized body (national accreditation body) to determine that it meets international standards. BRS LLC is audited annually to ensure its services meet the exacting requirements of the relevant accreditation standards.
Our accreditation means that we have been independently assessed as possessing the expertise and competency to audit and certify to each of the listed standards on our website.
BRS LLC has achieved accreditation by UAF in the following standards:
- ISO 9001 – Quality Management Systems Certification
- ISO 13485 – Quality Management Systems for Medical Device Certification
Accreditation bodies operate according to ISO/IEC 17011.Accredited entities in specific sectors must provide evidence to the accreditation body that they conform to other standards in the same series:
- BS EN ISO/IEC 17021: "Conformity assessment. Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of management systems"
- BS EN ISO/IEC 17024: "Conformity Assessment. General requirements for bodies operating certification of persons"