"In most countries, accreditation is a choice, not an obligation and the fact that a certification body is not accredited does not, by itself, mean that it is not a reputable organization. For example, a certification body operating nationally in a highly specific sector might enjoy such a good reputation that it does not feel there is any advantage for it to go to the expense of being accredited", As ISO said,Oxford Cert Universal acts as certification registrar and issues optional accredited or non-accredited certification or approval for variety of systems, standards and self-declaration subjects through a structural and independent assessment and audit.
We offer training opportunities to our customers through the Oxford Cert Universal Academy and our employees have access to an internal training program for further education. The emphasis of both offers is on professional qualification and further training, as well as the development of personal skills.
Oxford Cert Universal’s corporate philosophy is based on its original values of independence, objectivity, neutrality and integrity. Firmly anchored in its guiding corporate principles, these standards are practiced both internally and externally on a daily basis.
Our unique philosophy of combining technological expertise, personal integrity and value-based corporate culture means customers trust Oxford Cert Universal and its ability to support and guide them safely towards the future.
We act with good faith, honesty and fairness, we respect confidentiality of business and personal information, we respect local and international ethics and professional standards, weprovide information, instruction and training as necessary to ensure the health and safety at work of our teams and we are all required to meet our health and safety duties and responsibilities at work.
We are committedto deliver professional and unbiased advice and deliver reports which are accurate records of actions in line with our best practices.
Oxford Cert Universal ensures that is good neighbours to the communities in which we are doing business by complying with the law and acting in the right spirit.
The concept of sustainability has been firmly anchored in "Oxford" for many years. We want to become the leading assessment agency in all areas of sustainability. For this reason, sustainability is a firm component of our strategy.
Credibility, authenticity and transparency are important features of our sustainability strategy. We carry out regular surveys and report on the results
Our main mission is becoming a leader in our services and a major player in each of our market segments and to deliver economic value to customers through Quality, Health, Safety,Environment and Social Responsibility management of their assets, projects, products and systems, resulting in license to operate risk reduction and performance improvement.
We will continuously improve in helping our clients ensure supply chains are safe, responsible and sustainable.We aim to be the most competitive and the most productive service organization in the world.
We help our clients face today’s challenges and plan for tomorrow and beyond. We believe safety, sustainability and performance are linked. They are an intrinsic part of our holistic approach when working with our clients – for a safer world.
We are totally committed to meeting our clients’ needs and expectations and to achieving our vision. We will achieve our vision by being committed to quality, meeting established values, continually improving our standards and adding value to our clients’ business activities.
Using well-trained auditors qualified in their respective sectors, Oxford Cert Universal is able to add value to clients' businesses via the identification of process and system improvement opportunities for efficiency and compliance. The audit approach is designed to assist the organizations in achieving their objectives by providing input into continuous improvements.
Certified Auditors are provided to evaluate a company's formal management system against client own, national or international standards (such as ISO 9001, ISO 14001 or ISO 22000), however this management system expertise is augmented with specific technical and process expertise to ensure the efficacy and provision of a value-add service to the client.
The scope of the audits is tailored to the clients' needs, focusing on specific products, processes, systems or even capabilities and capacities of the supplier. This may include, (but is not limited to), areas such as quality; environmental; health and safety management; and compliance to certain codes of manufacture.
Audits are undertaken in order to ensure that systems, practices, and procedures are defined, documented, controlled and periodically assessed for effectiveness and compliance. Such audits or assessments are also conducted as pre contract award verifying supplier capabilities, capacities and qualifications against specific contractual obligations
Oxford Cert Universal is a worldwide leader in independent inspections and audits, Testing and analysis, Classification, Certification, Training and Consulting services in the fields of quality, health safety and food safety, environment, and social responsibility.
Oxford Cert Universal offers a wide scope of certification services enabling organizations to select one or more services integrated to improve value and reduce redundant auditing.
The Oxford Cert Universal’s mission and guiding principle is to achieve sustained development of safety and quality in order to meet the challenges arising from the interaction between man, technology and the environment.