DAS Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd provides personnel Certification Services based on International Stander ISO/IEC 17024:2012 for many professional and trade persons such as, welders, and NDT personnel’s etc. The role of DAS Pakistan involves assessing the individuals’ necessary competencies, and ensuring their skill appropriate to the work being performed. Personnel Certification indicates that the individual has a specific set of knowledge, skills, or abilities to perform the specific tasks. People become certified through training and/or passing an exam.
Employers want to know that the person they have hired has the necessary skills and training to get the job done and done it right. Personnel certification is an effective means of confirming a person’s competence and gaining its assurance.
International Stander ISO/IEC 17024:2012 provides a benchmark for certification bodies offering certification of individuals applicable to any occupation. This international standard provides the general requirements for a management system. It describes conditions for application, examination, surveillance and re-certification of individuals to fulfill the regulatory as well as the International Standard requirements including certification, confidentiality of information, competence of staff and contractors, the need for stakeholder input into certification schemes and elude the conflict of interest.
Presently DAS Pakistan offers the following personnel Certification schemes:
- Quality Management System Auditors – Personnel Certification
- Personnel Certifications in Non Destructive Testing (NDT)
- Certifications for Welding Inspectors (WI)