Qualtest holds soil, rock and concrete laboratory accreditation with the National Association of Testing Authorities,
Australia (NATA) – NATA Accredited Laboratory No. 18686.
NATA is the authority responsible for the accreditation of laboratories, inspection bodies, calibration services, producers of certified reference materials and proficiency testing scheme providers throughout Australia. It is also Australia’s compliance monitoring authority for the OECD Principles of Good Laboratory Practice.
NATA provides independent assurance of technical competence through a proven network of best practice industry experts for customers who require confidence in the delivery of their products and services. NATA formally recognises that these facilities produce reliable technical results which make the world a safer and more certain place. NATA’s work increases community confidence and trust in a facility’s services, mitigates risk, improves tendering success and facilitates trade.
NATA accreditation has been provided to Qualtest in line with relevant international standards after assessing Qualtest’s:
- Management experience and qualifications
- Staff experience and training
- Calibration and maintenance of equipment
- Quality assurance procedures
- Testing practices
The NATA accreditation means that the testing reports that Qualtest provide to its clients are of the highest standard and accuracy possible in the industry.
A copy of Qualtest’s NATA Certification and Scope of Accreditation can be found here NATA Certificates and Scope of Accreditation
Further information about NATA, Qualtest’s accreditation and the accreditation process can be found here.