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10 Jan

Growth Hub Event Consultancy: Invitation to Tender

The Chamber is seeking to recruit experienced consultants to lead the development and delivery of a suite of engaging and professionally-designed Growth Hub-branded seminars and/or action-planning workshops covering a range of topics.

06 Jan

Big House: Invitation to Tender

The Big House are looking for applications from specialist website developers to provide support and updates to The Big House website, for the duration of the project, running until September 2022.

24 Dec

East Midlands Chamber: Invitation to Tender

The East Midlands Chamber of Commerce have put out an invitation to tender for Graphic Design, Copywriting and Print Services. This will support the marketing activities for the ERDF-funded Digital Growth Programme and Digital UpScaler projects.

Quality Accreditations

Having a recognised quality standard or accreditation is a recognised way of differentiating your business from the competition. Standards like ISO9001 give customers the confidence to do business with you.

Investors in People

 

Investors In People

Investors in People is internationally recognised and specialises in transforming business performance through people, helping you achieve your objectives by targeting your chosen business priorities. A 10% discount on all IiP assessment and consultancy fees with EMB Excellence. may be available to qualifying organisations.

 


ISO9000 Series

 

ISO 9000 Series

The ISO 9000 family of standards is related to quality management systems and designed to help organisations ensure that they meet the needs of customers and other stakeholders as well as statutory and regulatory requirements related to the product.

 

The standards are published by ISO, the International Organization for Standardization, and available through national standards bodies. Derbyshire County Council library ticket holders can access details of British Standards here and typing "British Standards" in the category.


CE Marking

CE marking

Whilst not intended to be a quality mark, CE marking does indicate that the manufacturer has met health and safety requirements for their products under European Directives.

Manufacturers have the responsibility to carry out conformity assessment, set up a technical file, issue the EC Declaration of Conformity and ensure the product carries the CE mark.


Investors In the Environment

Investors in the Environment

Investors in the Environment (iiE) is a not for profit environmental accreditation scheme designed to help the business sector save money and reduce their impact on the environment. Free support to achieve the standard is available to SMEs.


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bsi.

bsi. represents the UK interest in the development of European and international standards. It offers commercial services to assist with the implementation and understanding of a wide range of standards.
Find out more about standards from the bsi. website.