Internationally Recognized Testing, Inspection and Certification

As an independent third party, the (IAS) accredits testing and calibration laboratories, inspection agencies, building departments, fabricator inspection programs and special inspection agencies. We can help you identify and close regulatory gaps, confirm compliance, and meet the needs of your customers. And our globally-recognized accreditation programs meet several international standards (ISO, IEC, etc.) and verify that organizations are competent and comply with requirements.

IAS is a non-profit public benefit corporation and a member of the Code Council's Family of Solutions.

Accreditation Programs

Our programs are based on internationally recognized standards to assure the global acceptance of our accreditations. With decades of expertise, our experts have developed accreditation criteria and processes that provide objective evidence that an organization or company meets the highest established quality, ethical, legal, and technical standards.

Laboratories & Related
Regulatory &
Calibration Laboratory
Fabricator Inspection
Manufacturers of Cold-formed Steel Components (AC473)
Management Certification Bodies
Building Department and Third-Party Service Providers
California ELAP
Field Evaluation Bodies
Metal Building Assemblers (AC478)
Personnel Certification Bodies
Fire Prevention and Life Safety Departments
Cannabis Testing Laboratory
Forensic Inspection
Metal Building Systems (AC472)
Product Certification Agencies
Training Providers and Training Course Developers
EPA National Lead Laboratory Accreditation Program
Inspection Agency
FDA FSMA Third Party Certification
Building Department Recognition
Forensic Laboratory
Special Inspection Agency
Program for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC)
Validation and Verification Bodies
Medical Laboratory
International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG) Industry Controlled Other Party (ICOP) Certification Scheme
Proficiency Testing Provider
Reference Material Producer
Testing Laboratory
U.S. FDA ASCA Testing

Benefits of Accreditation

Whether your goal is to meet regulatory requirements, improve your business operations, attract new customers, or distinguish your organization from competitors, independent accreditation demonstrates that your organization is competent and conforms to all applicable standards.

International Recognition

Our globally recognized accreditations ensure products and services are readily accepted in overseas markets, simultaneously mitigating risk by eliminating the need to re鈥憈est, reinspect, or re鈥慶ertify products and services in other economies.

IAS Accreditation Symbol

IAS accredited organizations carry the IAS Accreditation Symbol. Our globally recognized accreditations across industries provide your customers with confidence in your business鈥 quality and evidence that your company sustains best practices.

Prompt, Personal Service

Getting accredited is your goal 鈥 our goal is to make the accreditation process smooth and transparent. Customer service is a critical part of our values, together we work with you to achieve your goals.

Ensure Effective Systems

Our accreditation programs are built on best practices and industry standards. Many organizations identify areas for improvements, as well as develop more effective management systems.

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