IMSM invests and draws on the performance enhancing support of a wealth of chambers, societies, associations and federations, to provide the most competitive and thorough service.
British Quality Foundation (BQF)
The BQF is an independent, not for profit, corporate membership organisation founded in 1993. The BQF help organisations improve performance, learn from best practice and achieve sustainable excellence with a range of services and events.
European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM)
EFQM is a global non-for-profit membership foundation based in Brussels, Belgium. With more than 500 members covering more than 55 countries and 50 industries, EFQM provides a unique platform for organisations to learn from each other and improve performance. The EFQM provides a network for innovative organisations and business leaders to share knowledge, experiences, good practice and together, help each other to work towards sustainable economic growth.
Federation of Small Businesses (FSB)
The FSB is the UK's largest not for profit and non-party political campaigning pressure group promoting and protecting the interests of small firms. Formed in 1974, it now has 213,000 members across 194 branches. It is committed to delivering a wide range of high quality, good value business services to its members.
The Security Industry Association (SIA)
The Security Industry Association (SIA) protects and advances our members' interests by advocating pro-industry policies and legislation on Capitol Hill and throughout the 50 states, producing leading-edge global market research, creating open industry standards that enable integration, advancing industry professionalism through education and training and opening global market opportunities.
Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
The CPD Certification Service was established in 1996 as the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors to complement the CPD policies of professional and academic bodies. All IMSM training courses are certified by the CPD Certification Service.
American Society for Quality (ASQ)
Established in 1946, the ASQ is a global community of experts and the leading authority on quality in all fields, organisations, and industries. ASQ opens the door to a world of improvement by providing information, contacts and opportunities to make things better in the workplace, in communities, and in people’s lives.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Qualität (DGQ)
The DGQ (German Society for Quality) places great emphasis and value on the optimal combination of market and customer proximity with the concept of quality. The DGQ works with two German consulting companies engaged in management consulting and professional training, which focus on the design of quality and development of excellence for companies, organisations and individuals.
British American Business Council in the Midlands (BABC)
BABC Midlands is a division of the New York headquartered British-American Business Council, the leading transatlantic networking organisation. The BABC Midlands promotes transatlantic trade and investment among their international group of businesses. BABC membership provides direct access to business leaders throughout North America and the UK.
Malmesbury Chamber of Commerce
The aim of the Malmesbury Chamber of Commerce is to look after the commercial interest of its members. By virtue of its activities, it contributes significantly, in various ways to the community. The main functions of the Chamber are to look after its members’ business interests by keeping in touch with national and local government activities, promote the town as a commercial centre, hold business and social functions to bring members together and provide databases of local and worldwide business information.
London Chamber of Commerce
The London Chamber of Commerce, established in 1881, is an independent, not-for-profit business support and networking organisation. The Chamber puts the needs and interests of its members and stakeholders at the heart of everything it does. It is a hugely influential organisation, widely recognised as the ‘Voice of London Business’.
IHK Frankfurt Chamber of Commerce & Industry
The region FrankfurtRheinMain is one of the most important international business locations in Europe. The FrankfurtRheinMain CCI does its best to ensure the success of all companies in this region. More importantly, it is the first port of call for inquiries from foreign investors and business start-ups in the FrankfurtRheinMain location.
Mid West Fastener Association (MWFA)
The MWFA is the oldest fastener association in the United States, established for over 60 years. The MWFA is the largest association of its kind with members from coast to coast. The Midwest market has the largest concentration of fastener related firms in the world. The MWFA has adjusted its programs to reflect its commitment to growth and service to the whole fastener industry.
Gauge and Tool Makers Association (GTMA)
The GTMA represents leading companies in toolmaking, rapid product development, metrology, precision machining and tooling technologies and is a focus for technology transfer and business support to members. Through the Manufacturing Resource Centre GTMA provides manufacturing companies with a resource for technology, procurement and supply chain initiatives to assist with sourcing qualified suppliers in the UK.