Our accreditations and memberships offer our customers the assurance that we are passionate and committed to delivering our services to the highest standards.

UKAS Inspection
Accreditation

We are accredited by UKAS to ISO/IEC17020.  This provides assurance that our surveying and inspection services are rigorously audited by UKAS and therefore meet the highest standards of quality. Our UKAS reference for Inspection is 4546.

UKAS Testing
Accreditation

We are accredited by UKAS to ISO/IEC17025.  This provides assurance of our laboratory testing services and on-site air monitoring and 4 stage clearance services are rigorously audited by UKAS and therefore meet the highest standards of quality. Our UKAS reference for Testing is 0681.

Regular Interlaboratory
Counting Exchanges (RICE)

The Regular Interlaboratory Counting Exchanges (RICE) scheme assesses the proficiency of our laboratory’s counting asbestos fibres in air and is a UKAS requirement for ISO 17025 to undertake this analysis as part of assessing clearance under the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 (CAR). Participation in RICE in the UK is recommended in the Health and Safety Executive’s Guidance – HSG 248, “Asbestos: The analyst’s guide for sampling, analysis and clearance procedures” and is a pre-condition for accreditation of this analysis to ISO 17025.

Asbestos in
Materials Scheme (AIMS)

Asbestos in Materials Scheme (AIMS) assesses the performance of our laboratory carrying out the identification of asbestos in bulk materials and is a UKAS requirement for ISO 17025 to undertake this analysis as part of assessing clearance under the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 (CAR). Participation in AIMS in the UK is recommended in the Health and Safety Executive’s Guidance – HSG 248, “Asbestos: The analyst’s guide for sampling, analysis and clearance procedures” and is a pre-condition for accreditation of this analysis to ISO 17025.

CHAS
Accredited

Our certification to the SSIP Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) represents our commitment to working safely and offers assurance to our customers that we prioritise their health and safety when delivering our consultancy services.

As the CHAS certification is based around the PAS91 standard which offers further assurances that our we are aware of our responsibilities under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 and have the necessary arrangements in place to ensure compliance.

Constructionline
Gold Member

Our certification to the SSIP Constructionline Gold represents our commitment to working safely and offers assurance to our customers that we prioritise their health and safety when delivering our consultancy services.

As Constructionline certification is based around the PAS91 standard, our accreditation offers further assurances that our we are aware of our responsibilities under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 and have the necessary arrangements in place to ensure compliance.

Furthermore, with many larger buying organisations in the UK now requiring a high level of accreditations, we have recently obtained the Gold standard which represents our commitment to having the necessary arrangements to act professionally and ethically.

Asbestos Testing and
Consultancy Association (ATaC)

The Asbestos Testing and Consultancy Association (ATaC) is the leading trade association in the UK for the asbestos testing and consulting services sector.

ATaC has represented the interests of asbestos testing and consultancy specialists for over 16 years, and is committed to providing the best support, representation and training for members.

Our membership with ATaC provides assurance that we are seen as the specialists in asbestos surveying and analysis and are recognised for our professionalism and quality of work.  Therefore, our customers can feel assured that when they choose Airtech they are selecting from the very best in the industry.

UKAS
ISO9001

Being passionate about driving quality through the whole of our business, we have, in addition to our Inspection and Testing accreditations, added UKAS approved ISO9001 Quality Management System into our business operations.

UKAS
ISO14001

We are passionate about improving environmental performance within our business and as such have incorporated UKAS approved ISO14001 Environmental Management System into our day to day activities.  This demonstrates our commitment and assurance to our customers that we operate ethically and sustainably.

UKAS
ISO45001

We demonstrate robust health and safety performance through our newly acquired ISO45001 accreditation which underpins everything we do. This offers assurance to our customers that our leadership team prioritises good health and safety practise above all else.