Publication of new version of specific accreditation protocols C004 (Certification of QMS in accordance with ISO 9001) and C005 (Certification of EMS in accordance with ISO 14001).

19-06-2017

Specific Accreditation Protocols C004 and C005 contain a brief description for the accreditation of management systems based on ISO 9001 (C004) and based on ISO 14001 (C005). These SAPs should be read in conjunction with SAP-C000, only additional or deviating aspects will be listed in these SAPs. This means that some numbers in these SAPs may be missing (if all information is already contained in SAP C000).

These SAPs serve as a practical supplement to RvA Policy Rule BR002.

Concerning SAP-C004;
in comparison with version 1 dated 11 November 2013 the following significant changes have been made:

  • Alignment with SAP-C000 and SAP-C005;
  • Updating with respect to issue of ISO 9001: 2015 and ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015;
  • Updated number and selection mechanisms for witnessing due to application of IAF MD17

Click here for the new version of SAP-C004.

Concerning SAP-C005;
In comparison with version 1 dated 22 August 2014, the following significant changes have been made:

  • Brought into new SAP-format;
  • Alignment with SAP-C000 and SAP-C004;
  • Updating with respect to issue of ISO 14001: 2015 and ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015;
  • Updated number and selection mechanisms for witnessing due to application of IAF MD17Concerning SAP-C005

Click here for the new version of SAP-C005.