Our professional certifications, accreditations and memberships
Envantage is proud to be associated with leading organisations in the industry, and hold a number of certifications, accreditations and memberships:
- ISO 9001: Quality management of business
- ISO 50001: Energy Management Systems
- ISO 14001: Environmental Management Systems
- The Energy Services and Technology Association (ESTA)
- The Carbon Trust
- The Energy Institute (EI)
- Safecontractor accreditation
Envantage is ISO 9001 certified. ISO 9001 is the internationally recognised standard for the quality management of businesses. It applies to the processes that create and control the products and services an organisation supplies, and prescribes systematic control of activities to ensure that the needs and expectations of customers are met. ISO 9001 is designed and intended to apply to virtually any product or service, made by any process anywhere in the world.
Envantage is ISO 50001 certified. ISO 50001:2011 supports organisations to use energy more efficiently, through the development of an energy management system. It is based on the model of continual improvement also used for other well-known standards such as ISO 9001 and ISO 14001. Certified organisations comply with a framework of requirements, which includes the development of an energy policy for more efficient use of energy, targets, data analysis and measurements, and performance review.
Envantage is ISO 14001 certified. ISO 14001:2004 is the internationally recognised standard for environmental management systems. It was first introduced 1996 as a British Standard and requires organisations to have an environmental policy and action plan to manage their impact on their environment. Certified organisations are committed to continuous improvement and are assessed annually to ensure progress is being maintained.
ESTA – Energy Services and Technology Association
Envantage is a member of The Energy Services and Technology Association (ESTA). ESTA is the UK’s leading energy management industry association. With over 25 years’ involvement in energy management, ESTA is a standard setter in the development of the industry. Members of ESTA are the leading suppliers of the services, technology and products to help organisations design, construct, update, operate, and manage their facilities at a lower energy cost – improving sustainability and reducing CO2 emissions.
Envantage’s consultants have carried out energy surveys accredited by the Carbon Trust. The Carbon Trust is a world-leading organisation helping businesses, governments and the public sector to accelerate the move to a low carbon economy through carbon reduction, energy-saving strategies and commercialising low carbon technologies.
The Energy Institute (EI) is the professional body for the energy industry delivering good practice and professionalism across the depth and breadth of the sector. Envantage staff hold a number of professional memberships with the Energy Institute, such as Chartered Energy Managers and approved ESOS Lead Assessors.
Envantage is accredited with Safecontractor. Safecontractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises very high standards in health and safety management amongst UK contractors.