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  • Date posted: July 29, 2020

    In 1967, The British Calibration Service (that would evolve into UKAS) approached AMETEK Land to be part of a consultation to develop a standard for non-contact temperature measurement.  AMETEK Land’s technical director was invited to sit on the technical panel whilst this standard was established. Two years later in 1970, ...


  • Date posted: September 4, 2019

    This video provides an overview of UKAS' services and how it delivers confidence in the UK economy. 


  • Date posted: August 22, 2019

    The journey to gaining UKAS accreditation can sound daunting. This video provides a step-by-step guide to the process that UKAS follows. Further information can be found in the Route to Accreditation area of our website.  We are happy to help. If you are thinking about applying for accreditation, call us ...


  • Date posted: June 9, 2019

    Today marks World Accreditation Day, an initiative jointly established by the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) and the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC), to promote the value of accreditation, accredited conformity assessment and standards. This year the theme focuses on how accreditation adds value to supply chains and procurement activities. Supply chains provide ...


  • Date posted: October 7, 2015

    This short animation shows how accreditation impacts on almost every aspect of our daily lives,


  • Date posted: July 26, 2015

    Underpinning Food safety -- accredited certification and the use of accredited test laboratories can win clients as well as significantly reduce the number of customer audits.


  • Date posted: July 26, 2015

    ISAS is a patient focussed imaging service accreditation scheme that is assessed against a quality enhancing standard based on clinical and patient reported performance measures. ISAS gives confidence to patients, purchasers, staff, and managers about safety, effectiveness and sustainability.


  • Date posted: July 3, 2015

    Considering a career at UKAS. Watch this short video to hear what it is like to work at UKAS. 


  • Date posted: March 26, 2015

    An short overview of the global accreditation system.  


  • Date posted: March 26, 2015

    UKAS accreditation is the independent evaluation of laboratories, inspection bodies and certification bodies against recognised standards to ensure their impartiality, competence and consistency.