Personnel certification bodies provide services for many professional and trade persons, such as auditors, welders and doctors. The role of certification bodies involves assessing the individuals' necessary competencies, and ensuring that these are appropriate to the work being performed.
Accreditation of a personnel certification body is the process of assessing and publicly recognizing the credibility, impartiality and technical competence of an organization's personnel certification services.
Scope of accreditation
SCC accreditation for personnel certification bodies is available in the following categories:
- Forensic Child Interviewers
- Polyurethane Spray Installers
- Environmental Lead Auditors, GHG Verifiers and Quantifiers
- Financial Planners
- Environmental Auditors and Environmental Site Assessors
- Canadian Registered Safety Professional
Benefits of SCC accreditation
SCC accreditation demonstrates an organization’s competence to manage and perform activities defined by its specific program scope of accreditation. Through SCC accreditation, certification bodies are able to obtain independent, third-party, credible test results for themselves and for their customers.
SCC accreditation helps certification bodies deliver services with confidence and attract new customers. As a signatory member to several international mutual recognition and multilateral agreements, SCC’s Accreditation Program is internationally recognized.
SCC’s Criteria and Procedures section highlights each international standard and Canadian procedural document whose requirements must be met for a particular accreditation program.
For more information
For more information, please contact SCC Accreditation Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.