Raising awareness of the benefits of certification and assurance services




Websites, video content, case studies, magazines and white papers that can increase your understanding of the value of accredited certification.


Case studies

  • ABS QE – See case studies from ABS QE certification services and supply chain assessment.
  • Bureau Veritas – Discover what some of Bureau Veritas’ customers say about them
  • BSI – Find out how BSI has helped its customers to achieve their objectives and overcome their challenges.
  • DNV – A wide range of sectors and solutions from DNV customers
  • Intertek – View case studies from a range of Intertek’s customers
  • LRQA – Read customer case studies on the Lloyd’s Register website.
  • SGS – How SGS has helped its customers to overcome their challenges – read SGS client testimonials.
  • TÜV SÜD – TÜV SÜD customers show how they create increased safety, add economic value and strengthen competitive advantage.


White papers/articles

  • ABS QE white papers on Environmental Management Systems and aerospace standards.
  • Bureau Veritas Certification – Bureau Veritas have a wide range of resources available to download
  • DNV‘s ViewPoint surveys, with communities of experts discussing a variety of issues
  • Intertek –  Explore Intertek’s business assurance library of white papers and quick guides.
  • LRQA – Articles written by Lloyd’s Register technical experts that give guidance on specific quality management standards – the organization’s technical experts provide guidance.
  • SGS – Visit the SGS website to access the organization’s white paper library – the SGS website contains a large volume of certification-related white papers.
  • TÜV SÜD – White papers and e-books authored by TÜV SÜD industry experts to help readers understand an issue, solve a problem, or make informed decisions.

Websites – IIOC members

  • ABS QE – Find out about ABS QE by visiting the organization’s website – for information about the leading management system certification organisation.
  • BSI – Visit the BSI website to find out about BSI’s management systems certification and other services.
  • Bureau Veritas Certification – Visit the Bureau Veritas Certification website to find out about its certification services – chapter and verse on one of the world’s leading certification bodies.
  • DEKRA – Discover DEKRA’s wide range of services by topic and solutions by industry.
  • DNV Business Assurance – Visit the DNV Business Assurance website to learn more about the organization and its work – find out about DNV Business Assurance’s risk management services.
  • Intertek – Explore Intertek’s website to understand the services they provide and benefits they deliver.
  • LRQA – Learn more about LRQA by visiting the organisation’s website – information about certification services available in most countries for a wide range of management standards.
  • SGS – Visit the SGS website to find out more about its work – learn more about this leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company.
  • TÜV SÜD – Visit the TÜV SÜD website to learn about its work – find out about the Munich-headquartered management system certification services provider.

Websites – other organisations

  • ISO (International Organization for Standardization) – Visit the ISO website to learn more about the organization’s work – the world’s largest developer and publisher of International Standards, ISO brings together the national standards institutes of 162 countries.
  • ISO CASCO – Find out more about ISO CASCO by visiting the ISO website – ISO’s policy development committee on conformity assessment.
  • IAF (International Accreditation Forum) – Visit the IAF website to learn more about the organisation’s work – the world association of conformity assessment accreditation bodies.
  • APAC (Asia Pacific Accreditation Cooperation) – Learn about APAC on its website – an association of accreditation bodies that aims to facilitate trade among Asia Pacific economies and create a global system of recognition of certification or registration of management systems, products, services, personnel and other programmes of conformity assessment.
  • ARAC (Arab Accreditation Cooperation) – See details of ARAC, who aims as a planning and Coordinating Accreditation agency to support inter/intra Arab trade (22 Arab countries) to improve the competitiveness of Arab goods and services and to facilitate health and safety of the public and the environment.
  • EA (European co-operation for Accreditation) – Visit the EA website to read about its work – a network of nationally recognized accreditation bodies that operate in 33 European countries.
  • IAAC (Inter-American Accreditation Cooperation) – See details of IAAC, the association of accreditation bodies in the Americas and other organizations interested in conformity assessment.
  • IAQG (International Aerospace Quality Group) – Visit the IAQG website to learn about its work and membership – a cooperative global organization of companies providing aviation and space products/services, as well as land and sea-based systems for defense applications.