Proof of competence
Personnel certification is a continuous quality measurement of an indvidual's professional competence. A personnel certificate is based on the requirements of a Certification Scheme (also called a standard or assessment guideline). This describes the requirements for the (future) certificate holder and relevant parties, for example that the certificate holder follows continuing education or takes another exam within a certain period of time.
In addition to the fact that specific personnel certification may be required for certain occupations, there are many advantages for the certified professional. Proof of competence, a greater recognition in the industry, a potential improvement in their professional career opportunities and the confidence of having skills certified by an independent certification agency.
What can we do for you?
Industries in which personnel certification or staff certification is important, and often mandatory, are among others:
- Petrochemical Industry / offshore
- Gardeners and landscaping
- Security companies
- Cleaning industry / Industrial cleaning
- Painters Industry
- Electrical engineering and process control industry
Kiwa has been a personnel certification body for many years. Would you like to know more about how we can help you? Please contact your local Kiwa office. You can navigate to the Kiwa country websites by using the menu below.