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									   Accreditation of party for
undertaking third party Disaster
   Management Inspection

                 Mrutunjay Jena
              Deputy Director (NABCB)
                         New Delhi
    (National Seminar, DMI,Bhopal on 28 Feb & 1 Mar 2011)
• International scenario – increasing use of standards – for
  products, services, systems, processes
• Regulatory and Voluntary regimes
• Regulations on grounds of national security, deceptive
  trade practices, health, safety, environment
• Compliance with requirements to be established by
  inspection, testing or certification – Conformity
  assessment - “demonstration that specified requirements
  relating to a product, process, system, person or body
  are fulfilled”
• Confidence in conformity assessment – international
  acceptance to facilitate trade - accreditation

“Members shall ensure, whenever possible, that results of
conformity assessment procedures in other Members are
accepted…adequate and enduring technical competence of
the relevant conformity assessment bodies in the exporting
Member, so that confidence in the continued reliability of
their conformity assessment results can exist; in this regard,
verified compliance, for instance through accreditation, with
relevant guides or recommendations issued by international
standardizing bodies shall be taken into account as an
indication of adequate technical competence”

                                                      Article 6
• Third-party attestation related to a conformity assessment
  body conveying formal demonstration of its competence to
  carry out specific conformity assessment tasks – ISO 17000
• Conformity assessment bodies – Certification bodies/
  Inspection bodies/Labs
• QCI – responsible for national accreditation structure
• International Accreditation Forum (IAF) – Pacific Accreditation
  Cooperation (PAC) - NABCB member from India
• International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC) –
  Asia Pacific Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (APLAC) -
  NABL member from India
• Basis of accreditation – generally international standards on
  conformity assessment developed by ISO/ IAF or ILAC
  guidance documents
• Accreditation Bodies to MRAs with ISO 17011 – Peer
Assessment – signatory
                       to comply

• NABCB–-Sept 2002 - Signed PAC MLAAug EMS – JulyMLA
for QMS
          Signed PAC MLA for QMS –
2007- IAF MLA for EMS – Oct 2007
• NABCB accreditation equivalent worldwide and
certificates with NABCB logo acceptable internationally
• To work for MLA in Inspection and Product certification
• NABL – signatory to ILAC/APLAC MRAs for Testing and
Calibration Labs since 2000; APLAC MRA for medical labs
in Dec 2008
ISO CASCO - ISO's policy development committee on
  conformity assessment
ISO 17021 Requirements for Management
  Systems CBs
ISO 22003 Requirements for CBs for FSMS - basis
  for operation of CBs as well as their accreditation
  – cross refers to ISO 17021
ISO 17025 Requirements for Testing labs
ISO Guide 65 Requirements for Product CBs –
  covers Products, Process or Service certification
ISO 17020 Requirements for Inspection Bodies
                              Accreditation Standards
                                                                      IAF / ILAC

                      Accreditation Body for Certification Bodies/
                                   Inspection Bodies                                      Accreditation Body for Laboratories
                                ISO/IEC Guide 17011                                                 ISO/IEC 17011

Certification Body for           Certification Body for         Certification Body for            Testing and Calibration
       Products                  Management Systems                   Personnel                    Laboratories ISO/IEC
                                                                                                   17025 & ISO 15189
 ISO/IEC Guide 65                      ISO 17021                     ISO/IEC 17024

                                                                                         Inspection Bodies
                                                                                          ISO/IEC 17020

   Certification of                  Certification of                 Certification of
                                                                                                   Testing and Calibration
     Products                     Management Systems                   Personnel

                                      Consumers receiving certified products/services
• Recognition of certification/inspection/ testing by
  Indian conformity assessment bodies in other
  countries – certificates/test reports issued by
  accredited CABs accepted worldwide – basis for G to
  G MRAs
• Reduces risk for government, business and
  customers - ensures through regular surveillance
  that Conformity assessment bodies are both
  independent and competent
• Lower cost of accreditation – in turn lower cost of
  certification/inspection/testing for industry –
  enhances competitiveness
                 (to enact legislation)
Regulatory Bodies – may be sector specific like Food, Drugs
                 (to enforce the law)
                     Accreditation Body
               (technical competence of CABs)
         Conformity Assessment Bodies (CABs)
(support regulation – voluntary certification/quality assurance)
      Manufacturers and Service providers
   Common man – recipient of goods and services
Supply Chain in Conformity Assessment
           Accreditation Forum

           Accreditation Body

           Certification Body /
            Inspection Body

           “The organization”
             (Your Supplier)

             “The Customer”
• Regulatory standards – Regulatory bodies
  increasingly seeking accredited CABs – example - EC
  Regulations for CE marking – India Singapore MRA –
  electrical/electronics/ telecom products –
  accreditation prerequisite
• Voluntary standards – market driven – ISO 9001/ISO
  14001/OHSAS/ISMS - accreditation to international
  standards is market driven need – almost compulsion
• EC Regulation – legislation on accreditation in July
  2008 – wef 1 Jan 2010 – single national accreditation
  body – public body, non profit, non competition –
  accreditation moving from private activity to
  governance – poised to impact worldwide
                  PNGRB regim
• PNGRB – using 3rd party inspection bodies as a policy –
  MoU with QCI – accreditation services for organizations for
  developing standards as well as checking compliance to the
  notified standards the entities regulated by PNGRB

• – 16 Inspection bodies provisionally recommended to
  PNGRB - this would include design verification, monitoring
  during construction and laying stage and post
  commissioning stage

• 3 IBs already accredited and 10 are in the process of
  NABCB accreditation
               Support to Govt.
• India-Singapore MRA – use of NABCB accredited bodies
  for certification of electrical/electronics/telecom products
  prescribed under the Schemes of DGFT, EIC and TEC –
  this is in line with international practice that
  inspection/testing/certification in one country is accepted by
  the other based on accreditation
• India-EC Agreement - similar provision is being made in
  the India-EC agreement which is under negotiation
• PNGRB – using 3rd party inspection bodies as a policy –
  MoU with QCI – the entities regulated by PNGRB would
  have to use accredited inspection bodies to check
  compliance with regulations – 16 Inspection bodies
  provisionally recommended to PNGRB - this would include
  design verification, monitoring during construction and
  laying stage and post commissioning stage
          Support to Govt.
• helping develop system of recognizing food
  safety audit agencies and labs – basis would be
  NABCB/NABL accreditation – basic food safety
  systems standard also being developed for
• inspection of 800 plus registered dairy units
  under MMPO – annual inspection for sanitary
  and hygienic conditions required – provision for
  using outside bodies – FSSAI decision to rely on
  accredited bodies
              Support to Govt.
• Developing voluntary product certification scheme for
  Deptt of AYUSH for AYUSH products – Draft scheme on
  website for public comments – huge endorsement by
  industry - likely launch Oct 2009 – two levels – AYUSH
  Standard and premium marks – latter based on
  international norms – ultimate aim to gain acceptance by
  overseas regulator for certified products
• Developing voluntary certification scheme for medicinal
  plants for National Medicinal Plants Board based on good
  agricultural/collection practices and product requirement
  like purity, contaminants etc. – draft standards being
  developed - likely launch January 2010
             Support to Govt.
• Infrastructure projects – simplified scheme for provisional
  approval of third party inspection bodies based on technical
  competence announced wef 1 July 2009 for one year pending
  formal accreditation as per ISO 17020 – can cover design
  verification, construction and post construction monitoring
• 10 IBs approved under the scheme
• Gujarat Govt first to request QCI help – scheme for
  registration of IBs based on NABCB accreditation
• PWD, Delhi for roads and buildings
• Jharkhand – Roads under PM Grameen Sadak Yojana (PMGSY)
• Chandigarh Housing Board
• Need to integrate in programmes like JNURM or PMGSY
         Support to Govt.

• Assisting WDRA in developing system for
  warehouse certification and grading of agri
  commodities - accredited certification and
  inspection bodies to be used
• (Scheme already in operation and 5 CBs
  recommended to WDRA and 7 are in process)
                       ISO 17020
• Administrative requirements – legal entity, liability,
  independent accounts
• Independence - Type of Inspection Body
• Confidentiality
• Organization and Management
• Quality System
• Personnel
• Facilities and Equipment
• Inspection Methods and Procedures
• Handling Inspection Samples and Items
• Record
• Inspection Reports or Inspection Certificates
• Subcontracting
• Complaints and Appeals
• Cooperation
• BCB 201(IB) – Procedure – legal entity in SAARC, two
  inspections in technical area, int audit and MR, doc
  review (2 MD), OA – 4 MDs, witness of 2 inspections
  on site, key offices, optional preliminary visit
• Initial accreditation for three years – renewal 4 years
• Suspension, Withdrawal
                   ABOUT QCI
• Established in 1997 by a Cabinet decision – in partnership
• Autonomous body – regd as society - Chairman appointed
  by PM (Ratan Tata, Venu Srinivasan, Dr. R.A.Mashelkar)
• Provide accreditation structure in the country
• Spread quality movement in India – assigned National
  Quality Campaign funded by Govt
• Provide right and unbiased information on quality &
  related standards
• Represent India’s interest in international fora
• Help establish brand equity of Indian products and
                  STRUCTURE OF QCI

                        QUALITY COUNCIL OF INDIA

  NATIONAL                        NATIONAL                 NATIONAL
 BOARD FOR                    BOARD FOR TESTING           BOARD FOR
   BODIES                       LABORATORIES           TRAINING (NABET)
                   FOR QUALITY               BOARD FOR HOSPITALS
                PROMOTION (NBQP)               AND HEALTHCARE
                                               PROVIDERS (NABH)

                       *CURRENTLY INDEPENDENT BODY
                       Sum Up

•    3 Pillars
•    Requirements to be met with – STANDARDS
•    Checking compliance to standards –
•    Competent bodies to check compliance –
•    Possible to design regulatory or voluntary
•   systems

            Quality Council of India
   2nd Floor, Institution of Engineers Building
           2, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg
                New Delhi - 110002

Tel : +91-11-23379321/9260/0567/8057/8837/38
              Fax: +91-11-23379621
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