Why should I invest in UKAS certification?
In the UK, the only recognised BS/ISO accreditation body is the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS). Certification bodies are independently […]
Will I get a tailored Management System?
Yes. At Blackmores we ensure that your management system is bespoke to you and reflects what you actually do and […]
Why should I choose Blackmores?
Blackmores is a leading business management systems consultancy which specialises in implementing British (BS) and International (BS/ISO) Standards. We are […]
How much does it cost?
One of the hardest questions to answer I’m afraid! How much it costs depends on a number of factors – […]
What to expect from an audit
Auditing is a required element for any BS/ISO Standard. It is the mechanism for checking that the system is performing […]
Will my system need to be perfect before I can get my certificate?
No organisation is perfect 100% of the time and certification bodies recognise this. Certification bodies will be looking to provide […]
Will I have to change the way I work?
A good management system will interpret your chosen Standard and apply it to how your company already operates. It will […]
How long does it take?
Typically this can be between 6-12 months, although this depends on many factors including how many people work on the […]
What are the common pitfalls?
The most common pitfall is to try and take the short cut. An ‘off the shelf’ system can seem to […]
Is it easy to implement a Standard?
If it required little or no effort on your part everyone would have a BS/ISO certificate. Implementing a Standard doesn’t […]
What benefits can I get from a BS/ISO certificate?
There are many tangible benefits that can be derived from attaining BS/ISO certification. These include: Improved efficiency – Analysing your […]
What is ‘BS/ISO Certification’?
BS (British Standard)/ISO (International Standards Organisation) Certification is independent and internationally recognised 3rd party confirmation that a company conforms to […]