Publication new version of specific accreditation protocols C000 (Certification of Management Systems) and C005 (Certification of Environmental Management systems)

15-11-2018

Specific Accreditation Protocol C000 contains a brief description for the accreditation of management systems based on ISO/IEC 17021-1.

Specific Accreditation Protocol C005 contains a brief description for the accreditation of environmental management systems based on ISO 14001.

These SAP's serve as a practical supplement to RvA Policy Rule BR002.

SAP-C000:
In comparison with version 3 of 5 July 2018 the following significant change has been made:

Paragraph 3.2.3, added:
The assessment of the audit report is part of the witnessing of the audit. This audit report must be sent to the RvA within ten working days after the audit.

Click here for the latest version of SAP-C000.

SAP-C005:
In comparison with version 2 of 19 June 2017,  the following significant changes have been made:

  • improved reference to EA-7/04;
  • additional rules and guidance for the selection of witness assessments and files for assessment.

Click here for the latest version of SAP-C005.