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ISO 9001

ISO 9001 is a Quality Management Standard, suiting all organisations - large or small - and covering all sectors, including charities and the voluntary sector. It aims to help organisations become structured and efficient.

Designed to create a more disciplined work environment, ISO 9001 will help your workforce know exactly who does what, when and how. This saves time and cost by reducing mistakes.

Benefits

Designed to create a more disciplined work environment, ISO 9001 will help your workforce know exactly who does what, when and how. This saves time and cost by reducing mistakes.

At first glance, ISO 9001 certification can seem a daunting prospect without previous experience. Remember, it's a best practice standard to benchmark your organisation against.

Process

At first glance, ISO 9001 certification can seem a daunting prospect without previous experience. Remember, it's a best practice standard to benchmark your organisation against.

We work with clients of all sizes - with no long term contract to tie you in, we provide an affordable, transparent route to achieving ISO 9001 certification.

Costs

We work with clients of all sizes - with no long term contract to tie you in, we provide an affordable, transparent route to achieving ISO 9001 certification.

ISO 14001

ISO 14001 is an Environmental Management Standard, for organisations of all sizes - large and small - and will help you to be more environmentally friendly, helping to measure your consumption and reduce waste.

ISO 14001 provides a straight-forward approach to using less energy resource and reducing waste. It's a tried and tested approach to show commitment to reducing environmental impact.

Benefits

ISO 14001 provides a straight-forward approach to using less energy resource and reducing waste. It's a tried and tested approach to show commitment to reducing environmental impact.

ISO 14001 certification can seem a daunting prospect without previous experience. Your Account Manager and Auditor will be on hand throughout the process to guide you to certification.

Process

ISO 14001 certification can seem a daunting prospect without previous experience. Your Account Manager and Auditor will be on hand throughout the process to guide you to certification.

We work with clients of all sizes - with no long term contract to tie you in, we provide an affordable, transparent route to achieving ISO 14001 certification.

Costs

We work with clients of all sizes - with no long term contract to tie you in, we provide an affordable, transparent route to achieving ISO 14001 certification.

ISO 27001

ISO 27001 is an Information Security Management Standard suited to large or small businesses. It's proven to help organisations qualify for more tenders and bring business improvement.

ISO 27001 identifies how you should approach information security management, specifying the essential components while providing credibility for keeping client's information safe.

Benefits

ISO 27001 identifies how you should approach information security management, specifying the essential components while providing credibility for keeping client's information safe.

Developed by experts, ISO 27001 is a best practice standard that enables organisations to formalise and verify that information security risks are properly identified and managed.

Process

Developed by experts, ISO 27001 is a best practice standard that enables organisations to formalise and verify that information security risks are properly identified and managed.

We work with clients of all sizes - with no long term contract to tie you in, we provide an affordable, transparent route to achieving ISO 27001 certification.

Costs

We work with clients of all sizes - with no long term contract to tie you in, we provide an affordable, transparent route to achieving ISO 27001 certification.

OHSAS 18001

OHSAS 18001 is the internationally recognised Occupational Health and Safety Standard that's suited to all businesses - large or small - helping reduce the risk of accidents and breaches in legal requirements.

OHSAS 18001 provides a framework allowing organisations to control health and safety risks, reduce potential for accidents, aid legislative compliance and improve performance.

Benefits

OHSAS 18001 provides a framework allowing organisations to control health and safety risks, reduce potential for accidents, aid legislative compliance and improve performance.

Without previous experience, OHSAS 18001 can seem a daunting standard to implement. It's important to remember it's a best practice standard and will help you stand out from the crowd.

Process

Without previous experience, OHSAS 18001 can seem a daunting standard to implement. It's important to remember it's a best practice standard and will help you stand out from the crowd.

We work with clients of all sizes - with no long term contract to tie you in, we provide an affordable, transparent route to achieving OHSAS 18001 certification.

Costs

We work with clients of all sizes - with no long term contract to tie you in, we provide an affordable, transparent route to achieving OHSAS 18001 certification.

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Our Charity of 2017

We are delighted to announce that we’ll be supporting Dandelion Time as our Charity of the Year throughout 2017.

Our Charity of 2017

Types of Cyber Crimes

Cyber crime is a big issue, UK businesses lost £1,079,447,765 between 2015-2016. We can help you become cyber secure.

Types of Cyber Crimes

Buy confident with our Money Back Guarantee

If your UKAS accredited certificate isn't accepted by anyone in your supply chain, we'll issue you a full refund.

Buy confident with our Money Back Guarantee

Feefo Gold Trusted Service Award 2014 – 2017

We’re thrilled to have won the Feefo Gold Trusted Service award 2017 for the fourth year running! Happy customers = a happy BAB.

Feefo Gold Trusted Service Award 2014 – 2017

Reasons to Love ISO 27001

ISO 27001 is an information security management system. With the threat of cyber security now more prominent than ever, we outline the key benefits of ISO 27001

Reasons to Love ISO 27001

Government pledges to spend £1 in every £3 on SMEs

The Cabinet Office has said that for every £3 spent on government contracts, £1 should go to SMEs. We look at how they plan to achieve their new target.

Government pledges to spend £1 in every £3 on SMEs

The Key to Retaining Great Staff

Great staff are the cornerstone of any successful company, retaining them is vital. Here we share useful information on how to do just that.

The Key to Retaining Great Staff

Escape the Owners’ Trap

Are you spending all your time working in your business and not on your business? If so, you may be stuck in what's called the "Owners' trap"

Escape the Owners’ Trap

Don’t risk it – choose UKAS

In an unregulated market, you need to know the safe choice. Using a Certification Body backed by UKAS ensures your ISO certification is recognised everywhere.

Don’t risk it – choose UKAS

The tender process explained

If you are new to bidding for contracts and tenders, the process can seem like a maze to navigate. We share the steps and hints for getting started.

The tender process explained

How much does ISO 9001 cost?

Inevitably, this is the key question when first looking into what it takes to attain certification to ISO 9001. We look at the factors that influence the cost.

How much does ISO 9001 cost?

7 tips to drive success in 2017

The New Year is often the time we take a fresh perspective. We share our ideas on how to hit the ground running to help get your 2017 off to a winning start.

7 tips to drive success in 2017

ISO 9001: The Benefits

An ISO 9001 certificate may be great for winning tenders, but it can also help your business become leaner, and more profitable. We share how.

ISO 9001: The Benefits

Win new business through client advocacy

It costs 10x more to win a new client than it does to keep an existing one. In this guide, we share how focusing on existing clients can reap big rewards.

Win new business through client advocacy

You are what you eat: the link between nutrition and profit

When was nutrition last brought up in a board meeting? And yet, health is key to productivity, and therefore profit. We explore in this dedicated article.

You are what you eat: the link between nutrition and profit

Why start-ups should embrace ISO standards

There's a misconception that ISO standards aren't for small businesses, yet good structure is key to building stable foundations for a bright future.

Why start-ups should embrace ISO standards

ISO 27001 is growing – here’s why

Information security has been a hot topic during 2016, particularly cyber crime. We show how this has led to many adopting the ISO 27001 standard.

ISO 27001 is growing – here’s why

6 Habits of Highly Effective Meetings

We’re all ‘time poor’ these days, and yet most management team meetings – more than 65% - are not even called for the purpose of making a decision.

6 Habits of Highly Effective Meetings