Accreditation to a recognised professional organisation shows buyers and potential clients the good standing of a company. The good standing and credibility which can be verified by contacting the organisations concerned, this gives clients confidence in the company in a way that un accredited companies do not convey.
Construction Line helps buyers of construction services
by providing an up-to-date register of pre-qualified
suppliers for construction contracts. Construction Line
is a commonsense solution that 8,000 buyers from over 2,000 organisations
are already making the most of. Read more at the Construction Line website
CHAS Construction Health and safety
CHAS is established as the market leader for health
and safety pre-qualification in the UK.
It is a non-commercial scheme open to suppliers
(those who provide goods and services)
and to organisations (buyers) looking for suitably
competent suppliers. Chas accredited suppliers
have been assessed as being competent in applying Health and Safety standards.
CHAS will asses the applicants:
1- Health and safety policy statement;
2- Their organisation for health and safety;
3- Their specific health and safety arrangement
to a standard acceptable to buyers and to others.
THE GUILD OF MASTER CRAFTSMEN
The Guild is the UKs leading trade association and always
asks potential members for just that kind of recommendation.
Applicants for the Guild are required to submit confidential
references from satisfied customers. The Guild's council of
management include a review of the references when considering
the application for membership. The Guild brings together, skilled people engaged in a craft,
art, trade, profession or vocation in order to safeguard the interests of craftsmen and the public.
The Guild ensures that the minimum qualifications for membership will
preserve the high standards of The Guild by excluding the unskilled.