Accreditation, Certification & Memberships


CQMS Safety-Scheme - UKAS-accredited Type C Inspection Body under ISO 17020:2012

ISO/IEC 17020:2012

In October 2021 CQMS became the first SSIP Registered Member to be Accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service [UKAS] against ISO/IEC 17020:2012 as a Type C Inspection Body.  This includes Inspection of documentation against compliance with Safety Schemes in Procurement [SSIP] Ltd membership requirements.


ISO 9001 – Quality Management Systems

ISO 9001 is a part of a series of internationally recognised standards regarding Quality Management Systems. It’s purpose is to assist organisations to meet the requirements of their clients and stakeholders. By achieving ISO 9001 status, CQMS Ltd are showing commitment to their clients; to the quality of the service provided and conviction to working towards improving efficiency.

We hold ISO 19001 with a UKAS Accredited Certification Body, inspiring trust in our working practice and ensuring top management commitment.

MEMBERSHIPS: Our memberships ensure we are always at the forefront of Health and Safety innovations and best practice

Safety Schemes in Procurement (SSIP) Ltd

CQMS Ltd have been a ‘Registered Member’ of Safety Schemes in Procurement (SSIP) Ltd since April 2012.


Worldwide, there are around 340 million occupational accidents and 160 million victims of work-related illnesses annually. Within the UK alone £15 billion was the annual cost of work-related and new cases of ill health.  RoSPA Membership allows CQMS Ltd to become part of the  membership community.

WWT South East Midlands Group

Working Well Together (WWT) was set up in 1998 by the Construction Industry Advisory Committee (CONIAC) which recognised the construction industry itself needed to do more to improve its health and safety performance – particularly among the smaller construction businesses.

British Safety Council Member

The British Safety Council is an international charity dedicated to health, safety and the environment . In collaboration with businesses, they strive to improve health, safety and environmental management in the workplace. As members, CQMS Ltd embrace and implement the ethos of protecting workers and reducing injury in the workplace.

Structural Timber Association Member

As the UK’s leading organisation representing the structural timber sector and associated supply chain companies, the STA has an objective to drive quality and product innovation through expert technical guidance and research – underpinned by education, training and event programmes.

CQMS’ services are finely tuned to meet the requirements of our customers, demonstrating our commitment to quality, and stakeholder satisfaction.