Our Accreditations and Memberships
We have worked hard to ensure our asbestos services are fully accredited. We hold all the professional memberships required to provide you with all the reassurance you need in the quality, standards and expertise of our company.
UKAS Testing Laboratory Accreditation
Acorn Analytical Services Limited has UKAS Accreditation to ISO17025 as a Testing Laboratory - Reference 2418. All of our UKAS accredited services are provided from Birstall and Northampton.
UKAS Type C Inspection Body Accreditation
Acorn Analytical Services Limited has UKAS Accreditation to ISO17020 as a Type C Inspection Body - Reference 0370. All of our UKAS accredited services are provided from Birstall and Northampton.
ISO 9001 Certified
Our management system has been certified by Alcumus ISOQAR and is compliant with the requirements of ISO 9001.
ISO 9001 is the international standard that specifies requirements for a quality management system (QMS). Organizations use the standard to demonstrate the ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and regulatory requirements.
ISO 14001 Certified
Our management system has been certified by Alcumus ISOQAR and is compliant with the requirements of ISO 14001.
ISO 45001 Certified
Our management system has been certified by Alcumus ISOQAR and is compliant with the requirements of ISO 45001.
Constructionline Gold Member
Acorn Analytical Services is a gold member of Constructionline - Membership Number 92761. Gold member status demonstrates to buyers our organisation has been subjected to increased scrutiny around governance and risk management.
Construction Health And Safety Scheme (CHAS)
Acorn Analytical Services Limited has been a member of CHAS since November 2007. CHAS is a founding member of the SSiP (Safety Schemes in Procurement) forum.
SSiP promotes a minimum standard of health and safety assessment. This standard – the Core Criteria – was adopted by SSiP when the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015) came into force.
Construction Skills Certification Scheme
All technical personnel at Acorn Analytical Services Limited hold the suitable and sufficient CSCS qualification.
SafeContractor is a third party accreditation scheme that assesses the health and safety arrangements, policies and qualifications of contractors. Many major clients recognise the scheme and accept the SafeContractor certificate as confirmation of competency in health and safety practice.
Under the SafeContractor scheme, businesses undergo a vetting process which examines health and safety procedures and their track record for safe practice.
UKATA Approved Training Provider
UKATA Approved Training Provider demonstrates our commitment to delivering the highest standards of asbestos training. Professional Membership also provides an opportunity to mark a presence in the asbestos industry showing commitment and support to continued improvements in asbestos training.
Asbestos Testing & Consulting (ATaC)
Acorn Analytical Services is a member of the Asbestos Testing and Consultancy Association (ATaC) -Membership Number 4366.
Andrew Jackson Managing Director of Acorn Analytical Services is the former Chairman of association and also sits on the governing council of the Asbestos Removal Contractors Association (ARCA).
Federation of Small Businesses
Acorn Analytical Services Limited are full members of the Federation of Small Businesses.
Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce
Acorn Analytical Services are full members of Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce.
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