At Mark 1 we aim to simplify the ISO certification process, streamlining your organisational processes and ultimately saving you valuable time and money.
As well as providing consultancy for a range of standards, Mark 1 provides an efficient, secure and accessible alternative to outdated paper-based business management systems. Our easy to use, cost-effective Titan system has provided the platform for UK and international organisations to achieve ISO and other globally-recognised standards.
A flexible approach
Our team of experienced consultants are on hand to help improve and streamline your organisational processes and simplify the route to UKAS accredited ISO certification. With a tailored approach to meet your requirements, we can work with you to carry out thorough internal audits and management reviews or simply refine your documented procedures.
What is ISO 9001?
This ISO standard is the most widely-recognised quality management standard across the globe. It applies to all types of organisation and enables you to manage your processes effectively and continually improve the way you operate. ISO 9001 certification shows an organisation’s commitment to providing a product or service that consistently meets its customers’ requirements.
At Mark 1 we will implement, maintain or recover your Quality Management Systems to help you to successfully achieve the latest version of the standard, ISO 9001:2018. Furthermore, we believe in only offering the best and deal exclusively with UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) certified bodies and our consistently professional approach has resulted in 100% success rate for accreditation on the first attempt.
Read more below, or watch our brief explainer animation to find out more about the reasons and benefits of achieving this certification.
What is ISO 14001?
ISO 14001 is the International Environmental Management Standard (EMS) and is the most widely-recognised accreditation of its kind. It demonstrates an organisation’s dedication to controlling the environmental impact of its activities.
ISO 14001 actively controls the way organisations understand and manage their ‘footprint’, to ensure sustainability, prevent pollution and protect the environment
What is ISO 27001?
ISO 27001 is a standard that provides the specification for an Information Security Management System (ISMS) and is one of the best known and most popular security standards across the globe.
Information Security is an increasingly important topic on the agenda for all sorts and sizes of organisation; ISO 27001 can provide your company with the ideal framework to set the control measures and objectives needed when introducing a new or improved ISMS.
What is ISO 45001?
ISO 45001 has emerged as the most internationally-recognised standard for health & safety management systems. The certification demonstrates that an organisation is committed to managing its health & safety risks and preventing potential work-related accidents.
Empowering your team
Investors in People is one of the most recognised and prestigious standards for people management. The standard looks at the way a company leads, supports and manages its people, ultimately leading to a sustained improvement in leadership and increased productivity.
The current Investors in People framework looks at the criteria within 3 key areas of your business; Leading, supporting and Improving. The framework has been developed so that it is suitable for all types and sizes of organisation and once you are committed to the Investors in People program your journey to accreditation should cause little disruption.
I am delighted to have just completed our SGS audit to upgrade to the latest ISO9001:2015 Standard, which has been a breeze. Mark and the team at Mark 1 Business Systems continue to rubber-stamp our processes, procedures and policies to ensure that our daily operations are entirely reflective of the quality that this standard requires. The Titan Quality Management System is a seriously impressive tool that combines every aspect of quality management within our organisation.
Since partnering with Mark 1 Business Systems to manage our QMS, we are proud that our ISO9001 accreditation is reflective of our operating culture, rather than a standard that we strive to achieve.Oliver Caunt - Director, John Caunt Scientific