International Certification Authority

American International Accreditation Organization

AIAO-BAR is a non-profit corporation that accredits conformity assesment bodies in accordance with internationally recognized guides and standards. AIAO-BAR also recognizes auditors wishing to demonstrate their competence to various parties internationally. Headquartered in Los Gatos, California, AIAO-BAR connects EU, Asia, and other emerging regions to the US economy by meeting the growing need for internationally recognized accreditation services.

Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)

Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is the world's leading professional body for people responsible for safety and health in the workplace. IOSH acts as a champion, supporter, adviser, advocate and trainer for safety and health professionals working in organisations of all sizes. We give the safety and health profession a consistent, independent, authoritative voice at the highest levels.

National Safety Council

National Safety Council eliminates preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy. NSC advances this mission by engaging businesses, government agencies, elected officials and the public to help prevent the fourth leading cause of death in the U.S. NSC is a leading source of occupational safety information and resources.

Quality Council

QCI was established as the National body for Accreditation responded to areas by establishing the National Accreditation Board for Hospital & Healthcare Providers and National Accreditation Board for Education and training. Accreditation boards on conformity assessment, the boards for healthcare & education, have international linkages for global acceptance.

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

NFPA delivers information and knowledge through more than 300 consensus codes and standards, research, training, education, outreach and advocacy; and by partnering with others who share an interest in furthering our mission. Devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards.


UAS is an independent accreditation body offering accreditation programs for certification bodies, laboratories, and inspection bodies. All UAS accreditation programs operate in accordance with relevant international standards with the aim of getting these programs harmonized and recognized internationally.


The CQI is the only chartered body dedicated to quality professionals. IRCA is a division of the CQI, and is the leading professional body for management system auditors.