SA8000 - Social Accountability

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IQNet SA8000 CERTIFICATION

IQNet SA8000 certification provides independent assurance and confidence that an organisation’s social accountability management system has been effectively implemented.


This confidence is enhanced through IQNet’s global presence, dominance, credibility and reputation in management systems certification.


IQNet’s CAPABILITIES


- Global coverage using local resources

- Qualified auditing resources, proficient in regional labour laws and local languages

- IQNet has global accreditation through Social Accountability Accreditation Services

- IQNet certificate grants to its customers the use of IQNet exclusive registered mark, which is known around the world as a synonym of Quality


HOW TO ACHIEVE IQNet SA8000 CERTIFICATION











Application:

An application is signed and the certification planning process is initiated.

Pre-Visit:

This service is optional and can facilitate the subsequent certification process.

Certification Audit: Two Stage Process

Stage 1 - System readiness review which can identify omissions or opportunities for improvement prior to the Stage 2 audit.

Stage 2 - Full system assessment to verify conformance of the management system to the requirements of SA8000.

Upon successful completion of Stage 2 assessment, a Certificate of Registration will be issued for a three-year licence period.

Surveillance Audits:
Periodic surveillance audits will be conducted to ensure that effective implementation of the management system is being maintained.

Re-Certification Audit:
The certificate is valid for a maximum period of three years and is renewable upon re-certification.





STANDARDS

SOCIAL
NETWORKS