If like many people and organisations in the world, you find yourself becoming more environmentally conscious, a great place where you can make a difference is with your ISO certification company!

Businesses all across the globe are making strides towards becoming more sustainable through a number of actionable targets, such as using more renewable energy sources of power, going paperless and pulling the plug on all electrical devices at the end of the working day. However, another way that businesses make the green leap is to choose a more sustainable ISO certification company, just like ISO Accelerator!  

Traditional methods of achieving ISO certification involves a series of on-site certification audits, which could potentially add up to miles of travel. This not only results in time and money expenses for the company looking to get accredited but also unnecessary damage to the environment as a result of travel and the use of resources. With ISO Accelerator, you can still achieve ISO certification whilst eliminating all of these potentially harmful actions through our easy-to-use online process. This is particularly useful for smaller companies who may not be able to dedicate time supporting day-long certification audits, thus providing them with greater flexibility to become certified.

Not only will the process of becoming ISO accredited become more sustainable, but the way in which your business operates will also with more streamlined and efficient working practices. The climate crisis has never been such a hot topic and with the help of ISO Accelerator, you can do your part in making the right steps towards the change that is needed.

To learn more about how our accreditation process works, click here. If you would like to take the first steps to switch to a more sustainable certification company like ISOA, click below or contact us today by emailing us at info@iso-accelerator.co.ukor calling 01308 302010 today.

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Here at ISO Accelerator, we’ve always tried to make the process of applying and achieving ISO certification as easy and efficient as possible, by eliminating the need for time-consuming consultation sessions and site visits.

With our help, business owners and organisations are able to obtain ISO accreditation without the usual hassle and expenditure of resources through our simple online process, and now, it’s even easier!

Traditionally, to get certified with us, organisations would have to complete our online application form to begin the process of developing a Quality Management System Manual. Once this has been finalised, a Self-Declaration of Conformance would then be submitted, which allows us to issue your ISO certificate. But now, we offer an even faster and more time-efficient way. To get certified now, all that is required is for you to visit our certification page, select the accreditation you desire from our range of certifications and finalise your purchase.

This eliminates time-consuming factors even further, by allowing you to choose the exact certification you need, purchasing it and following the required steps without our involvement – fantastic! Getting recertified once you have received your ISO accreditation has also been made easier with recertification processes included also.

We are proud to be one of the very first accreditors to offer this service, enabling business owners and organisations to save even more time and resources by getting certified in as quick as two days. You can view our full range of certifications below.

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For more information on our collection of accreditations or how we can help your business become ISO certified, be sure to get in touch with us today.

Brexit seems to have been on everyone's minds for as long as we can remember, but it looks like things are finally coming to a head. At the beginning of January, MP's gave their backing for a withdrawal agreement bill that will see the UK leave the EU on January 31st. So, with this in mind, many UK businesses are starting to consider their relationship with the US.

The relationship between the UK and the USA has always been one of mutual support, but once Brexit is over with, we can expect this to strengthen even more. US president, Donald Trump is said to be "excited" about the closer post-Brexit relations that are likely to develop over the coming months. Meanwhile, our own Prime Minister is prioritising a trade deal with the US and plans to get this underway as soon as possible. 

At this point, there's no doubt that British and American businesses need to start evolving and creating closer ties. We may find we have an influx of US customers looking for British products and services and vice versa. So, how can you prepare your business?

Gain your ISO accreditation through ISO Accelerator!

If you do want to build business trades with the US, you'll benefit from gaining your ISO certification through ISO Accelerator. Why? because we are accredited by USAS, a company based in Florida, USA. American businesses (and customers) will have confidence in your quality management systems if they see you've been certified by us. Plus, when you choose to gain certification through us, you'll be able to gain your ISO certification in as little as 7 days! 

So, if you are not yet ISO certified, but you'd like to get the ball rolling pre-Brexit, simply use the buttons below to get started. If you'd like to speak to us directly, you can give us a call on 01308 302 010.

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Small companies can take action in 2020 to help solve the climate emergency by switching to a sustainable certification company like ISO Accelerator.

Traditional methods of achieving ISO accreditation involve the accreditor taking time out to conduct multiple consultation sessions and site visits. Depending on where the accreditor and applying organisation are based, of course, this could potentially involve hours of travel, resulting in not just time and money expenses, but unnecessary damage to the environment through various methods of travel and the use of resources.

With ISO Accelerator, however, these arduous, time-consuming and damaging processes are completely eliminated through our accreditation programme. Our online process allows smaller organisations to apply for and gain ISO accreditation without ever having to leave their premises, reducing the potential impact on the environment.

But it doesn’t end there. Not only can you achieve a more sustainable accreditation, but accreditation itself will enable your business to become more sustainable through the implementation of more efficiency-based procedures. A sustainable accreditation process married with a sustainable outcome.

To learn more about how our accreditation process works, click here. If you would like to take the first steps to switch to a more sustainable certification company like ISOA, click below or contact us today by emailing us at info@iso-accelerator.co.uk or calling 01308 302010 today.

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A consumables procurement website offering premium brand products across a variety of integrated markets, Valdamark Direct (based in Manchester, UK) contacted ISO Accelerator as they were looking to become ISO 9001 accredited.

With the help of ISO Accelerator, Valdamark Direct was able to achieve ISO 9001 certification online with minimal fuss and maximum efficiency. Through clear communication and direct support, we were able to guide Valdamark Direct through the accreditation process which would lead them to a streamlined quality management system, ensuring they make the most out of their resources.

With our easy-to-use, seamless online process, we were able to save Valdamark Direct both time and money as well as hassle through their journey to becoming ISO accredited.

 

What the Client Had to Say

"ISO accelerator has a simplified, complete approach to achieving 9001. It's refreshing to see and is definitely more client-focused in comparison to other certifications bodies. I have used a few in my different roles and found the process to be cumbersome & unnecessarily difficult in parts. Recommended."

We are extremely pleased to have helped Valdamark Direct Ltd achieve their goals and look forward to a fruitful working relationship with them in the future.

For more reviews and insight into the ISO accreditation from previous clients, head over to our ISO Accelerator testimonials page. Alternatively, feel free to speak with one of our specialists on 01308 302010 or get in touch online using the button below.

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For companies seeking ISO accreditation, attaining certification online can boast a wide variety of benefits. Not only can it help save you money and reduce the financial burden of the accreditation process, it can also save time and reduce the workload for you and your team.

However, in addition to these obvious benefits, there are also less publicised perks to online ISO accreditation that go far beyond man hours and budget figures. Online accreditation can also help contribute to a healthier environment as well.

 

Professional Responsibility

As the 21st century enters its third decade, the world is becoming increasingly conscious of the environmental impact and ecological stress we are and have been putting on the Earth.

As a result, planetary conservation is a growing concern at the forefront of the general public and one that has crossed over to the professional realm in recent years.

For many companies, steps are being taken to limit harmful emissions, reduce carbon footprint and generally lessen the environmental impact of the business.

However, you don't have to replace your computers with typewriters and work by candlelight to make your workplace more eco-friendly. You can contribute to a healthier environment simply by going digital with ISO Accelerator…

 

Environmental Benefits of Online Accreditation

While digital ISO certification doesn't actively make the environment healthier, it does provide a green solution that significantly decreases the harmful processes that do adversely affect the planet.

With business conducted solely online, digital certification eliminates the necessity for a physical auditor to visit sites in person. As a result, the auditor isn't required to travel, saving fuel and reducing emissions in the process.

On the surface, that may seem insignificant; however, when multiplied, the results can be altogether remarkable. Eliminating the annual travel of a single auditor can reduce CO2 emissions quite literally by tonnes and have a dramatic impact on the environment as a result.

 

To find out more about the environmental benefits of online ISO accreditation or for additional details on digital ISO certification, why not drop us a line today? Call now on 01308 302010 or get in touch online by clicking the button below.

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Freezteq International Limited

Freezteq International Ltd is a company based in Worcestershire, UK.

We at ISO Accelerator were recently asked to assist the Freezteq team with their ISO certification needs. They chose us because they wanted the process to be as streamlined as possible, and our service allows companies to get certified online (with no need for any consultation sessions or site visits).

We are pleased to report that Freezteq have now achieved ISO 9001 certification - here's what Joe Purcell from Freezteq had to say:

"I would highly recommend ISO Accelerator. They were professional, prompt and efficient in all aspects."

If you are seeking a fast, efficient ISO certification service, please get in touch with ISO Accelerator today!

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At ISO Accelerator, we pride ourselves on offering businesses a systematic route to ISO 9001 accreditation that's both cost-effective and time-saving.

Online efficiency is a top priority, and we are always striving to make the world of online accreditation as smooth and seamless as possible.

Which is exactly why we're introducing the use of ISO accreditation QR codes to aid with the authentication process of all our digital certificates going forward.

 

QR Code Verification

As of August 2019, all certification issued by ISO Accelerator will feature a special QR code specifically for verification purposes.

These digital signatures can simply be scanned on a smart phone or smart device, which will take you to our official ISO certification checker.

From there, you will be able to enter the certificate's individual identification number into the certificate checker for immediate confirmation of validity.

 

Multilateral Recognition

As if that weren't enough, we are also proud to announce that, later this year (Q4 2019), our accreditation body USAS will also be joining the multilateral recognition programme.

This will allow all USAS-accredited ISO certifications to be verified on the USAS website, offering global certification validation from anywhere in the world.

ISO Accelerator is continuing to revolutionise the world of accreditation, and these next steps on our online journey prove once again that we are fully committed to providing you and your business with the best possible online certification experience.

For more information on these developments, or additional details on our online certification services, please get in touch!

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As the UK prepares for its departure from the European Union on 31 October 2019, many British businesses are turning their attention to the USA.

British and American people alike have long enjoyed the mutual benefits of their countries' close rapport, and that so-called 'special relationship' will only become more important once the UK has left the EU. Indeed, President Trump has stated that talks about a "very substantial" UK-US trade deal are already underway.

So how can UK business owners take advantage of the current situation?

 

Attract US customers with USAS-accredited certification

If you would like to bring in more business from the USA in the near future, it may be beneficial to hold ISO certification that's accredited by a US-based company.

ISO Accelerator is accredited by USAS, whose head office is located in Florida, USA. Getting your ISO 9001 certification from us will help American customers to have confidence in your business's quality management system, and what's more, our online certification process will save you a significant amount of time and money too!

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Digital Certification

For companies seeking ISO 9001 certification, the prospect of the accreditation process can be a dark cloud looming on the business horizon, presenting laborious days and costly delays.

However, thanks to USAS-accredited ISO certification from ISO Accelerator, those fears can be wiped clean and, instead, be replaced with online efficiency and unobtrusive integration.

Sound too good to be true? Read on to find out just what digital certification from ISO Accelerator can do for you and your business.

 

Who are USAS?

Based out of Florida in the United States, USAS are an internationally-recognised accreditation body, offering accredited online certification for small- to medium-sized businesses. This covers companies that employ 25 individuals or less. (Companies with more employees can also apply on a case-by-case basis where numbers of employees perform the same tasks, e.g. Production Workers, Drivers, Salespeople, etc.)

USAS describe themselves as an “independent, impartial and paradigm pioneer in the field of accreditation”, which is no exaggeration.

Offering well-defined standards to ensure the technical competence and integrity of its accredited organisations, USAS are respected worldwide for their innovative and user-friendly business acumen, as well as their novel approaches to accreditation.

Through the USAS-accredited ISO certification process, we at ISO Accelerator give businesses around the globe the ability to get certified online, backed by a US-based third-party accreditation body.

 

Financial Benefits of Digital Certification

From a financial standpoint, digital certification has a notable upside, presenting numerous remunerative benefits.

First and foremost, the cost of digital certification is typically less than the alternative route, providing like-for-like monetary comparison that is as plain as day.

It’s also far more economical from a time standpoint, requiring fewer resources and labour hours than physical certification services, therefore allowing you to better utilise those resources elsewhere.

Additionally, it can be completed at a time that suits you, allowing you to schedule the task in line with your own timetable and priorities. During periods of heavy workload where focused labour is needed elsewhere, this fact alone can be hugely beneficial.

 

Environmental Benefits of Digital Certification

In addition to the litany of measurable financial advantages, the benefits of digital certification also extend to the environment.

In a modern society where conservation is becoming increasingly important, more and more aspects of daily life have been taken online in an attempt to reduce carbon emissions and lessen the environmental impact: from e-tickets to online bank statements.

Digital certification is no different, and can have a profound effect on the carbon footprint of the certification process. The online nature of digital certification negates the need for a physical auditor to drive to and from the site, creating a process that requires significantly less travel.

Over the course of a year, the energy-saving benefits can be significant. In fact, cutting out the annual travel needs of just one auditor can result in a reduction of CO2 emissions that literally measures in the tonnes.

 

Why Choose ISO Accelerator?

When it comes to management systems and the associated standards, digital certification is a novel approach to the accredited certification process that’s tailor-made for the digital age of today. Gone are the wads of paper and lengthy in-person pleasantries, replaced by online comms and fast-track results.

Bringing a contemporary technological solution to an industry that has been crying out for just that, the streamlined process of online accreditation is a revolutionary way of achieving ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certification practically, efficiently and responsibly.

In addition to saving time and money, your company can actively contribute to a healthier planet at the same time. Enhance your business, reduce your outgoings and promote sustainability today, all by completing your certification digitally online with ISO Accelerator.

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