Frequently Asked Questions
Certification refers to the conformance or compliance to a certain characteristics of an object, person or an organization. This certification is often provided by some kind of external review, assessment or audit.
Accreditation is the process of formally obtaining the credibility from an authorized body to provide the Certificates.
ISO – International Organization for Standardization. ISO is an international standard setting body which composed of representatives from different national standards Organization.
It is available in www.iso.org, or you can get your Standard copy from Certification Body by proper mode of application.
The year in each ISO standard represents the calendar year that ISO standard got revised and launched.
E.g.. ISO 45001:2018. The year 2018 represents the revised version was launched
You can periodically browse our website iascertification.com to get regular updates on the latest version of the standards. Each ISO standards may get upgrade to the new version in a minimum of 7 years from the previous version.
Annex SL is a new management system format that provides the High Level Structure to ISO Management system and helps in implementing multiple standards within one Organization easier. All standards are provided with common titles (i.e, 10 clauses)