SSIP (Safety Schemes in Procurement)

SSIP Certification with IMSM saving you the most cherished of resources - time & money


Hold OHSAS 18001  but need SSIP?:

Save time gain SSIP and avoid numerous pre-qualification schemes.

If you hold an OHSAS 18001 certification and require SSIP (Safety Schemes in Procurement) IMSM working in partnership with SSIP CB, Registered member can support you to Stage 1 without additional audits, maximising wherever possible the mutual regognition of SSIP Forum member pre-qualification Schemes.

SSIP CB Worksafe Schemes offer a fast, efficient and cost effective way of demonstrating your heath and safety competence and gaining a nationally recognised H&S certificate from a SSIP Member Scheme.

SSIP Membership.

SSIP CB is a Registered member  of the Safetey Schemes in Procurement (SSIP) Forum, your SSIP CB Worksafe Certificate should be recognised by many other SSIP member schemes – meaning that you should not have to complete further full Health & Safety assessment questionares for SSIP member schemes (who offer mutual recognition), whilst your certificate remains valid.

Many Clients will now only use contractors and consultants selected from an approved datebase who have demonstrated level of competence in their H&S management systems.

Fast and straightforward processes.

IMSM will support your pre-application threough to the assessment process, providing on site and telephone support. Many applications pass first time, but if for any reason you do not meet the cirteria we will provide guidance on exactly what additional information is required. SSIP CB will re-assess your application at no further cost, provided the additional information is provided promtly.

Benefits of obtaining a SSIP CB Worksafe Certificate.

Once approved by SSIP CB your current valid worksafe certificate should be recognised by other SSIP member schemes (who offer mutual recognition) as adequate proof of meeting the Stage 1 Core Criteria, subject to completing their own verification process. Saving you both time and money.

It allows you to demonstrate your Health & Safety competence to suppliers.

- increasing your chances of getting onto their preferred supplier lists for tenders.

Once approved by SSIP CB your current valid worksafe certificate should be recognised by other SSIP member schemes (who offer mutual recognition) as adequate proof of meeting the Stage 1 Core Criteria, subject to completing their own verification process. Saving you both time and money.

It allows you to demonstrate your Health & Safety competence to suppliers.It allows you to proudly display the SSIP CB Worksafe logo on your letterheads, publicity and vehicles – showing your clients that you are serious about your safety.

Why do I need to demonstrate my core Stage 1 H&S competence?

Clients with duties under CDM 2007 must satisfy themselves that the business they engage or appoint are competent in H&S. This means that they must make reasonable enquires to check that the organization or individual is competent to work and allocate adequate resources to it.

How long will the Worksafe Certificate last?

The Certificate will last for 12 months from the date of assessment.

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