Accreditations & Memberships


ISO 9001 – Quality Management Systems

ISO 9001 is the internationally recognised standard for quality management systems.
Being certified to ISO 9001, Alcumus SM&MS demonstrate a commitment to quality management and continual improvement, ensuring that the needs and expectations of our customer are met. SM&MS Ltd achieved certification to ISO 9001 in 2011. To ensure that standards are maintained, we undergo a rigorous 2-day audit every 12 months by our UKAS accredited external auditors.

ISO 9001 Certificate

UKAS Accreditation for Asbestos Surveying

Alcumus SM&MS are UKAS accredited as a Type C body in accordance with ISO 17020, for the purpose of surveying for asbestos in premises.
As a client, you can be confident that all asbestos management, refurbishment and demolition surveys for domestic, commercial and industrial premises carried out by Alcumus SM&MS are done so in accordance with UKAS guidelines.
Alcumus SM&MS achieved UKAS accreditation in June 2013. To ensure that standards are maintained, we undergo a rigorous 2-day audit every 12 months by UKAS.

UKAS Schedule Of Accreditation

BAFE SP205 – Life Safety Fire Risk Assessment

Alcumus SM&MS were the 13th company to be awarded certification to the BAFE SP205 scheme in March 2013. The scheme is an industry standard for companies that carry out life safety fire risk assessments.
Being awarded certification to the scheme demonstrates that Alcumus SM&MS have a commitment to continual improvement and ensuring the ongoing competency of each fire risk assessment consultant.
Each fire risk assessment carried out by Alcumus SM&MS is in accordance with the scheme and a ‘certificate of conformity’ attached to each fire risk assessment report.

LCA – Legionella Control Association

Alcumus SM&MS have been a member of the Legionella Control Association since 2012 demonstrating that we follow the LCA Code of Conduct; with a commitment to ensuring quality management and the ongoing competency of each legionella risk assessor.
Membership is reviewed on an annual basis by the LCA ensuring standards are maintained.

LCA Certificate

Other Memberships

The Fire Protection Association

The British Fire Consortium