PECB Obtains Accreditation by UKAS!

Featured News 2021-06-09

We are beyond excited to announce that on the World Accreditation Day we have been granted accreditation by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) for the provision of personnel certification services under ISO/IEC 17024:2012 — Conformity assessment — General requirements for bodies operating certification of persons for the scope of accreditation: Information Security – PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Auditor and PECB Certified ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Implementer.

Upon a thorough independent assessment, which included witnessed assessments, by the UKAS accreditation team to determine PECB’s level of compliance and the staff’s technical competence against the requirements of the ISO/IEC 17024:2012 standard, we have successfully met the required criteria for organization, management, impartiality and integrity, evaluation processes, like examination and certification, and demonstrated technical competence.

This accreditation, once again, emphasizes the credibility and value of PECB’s processes, staff, and technology, by at the same time giving our clients confidence that our services meet the highest evaluation criteria.

About PECB

PECB is a certification body which provides education¹ and certification under ISO/IEC 17024 for individuals on a wide range of disciplines. PECB is a global provider of training, examination, and certification services in multiple fields, including, but not limited to, Information Security, Information Technology, Service Management, Quality Management, Risk and Management, Health, Safety, and Environment.

PECB has earned an international reputation for integrity, value, and best practice by providing this assurance through the evaluation and certification of professionals with rigorous, internationally recognized competence requirements. PECB’s mission is to provide its clients comprehensive examination and certification services that inspire trust and benefit society as a whole. For more information, please visit

1 Education refers to training courses developed by PECB, and offered globally through its network of resellers.

About UKAS

The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) is the sole National Accreditation Body for the United Kingdom. UKAS is recognized by government, to assess against internationally agreed standards, organizations that provide certification, testing, inspection, and calibration services.

UKAS accreditation provides an assurance of the competence, impartiality, and integrity of conformity assessment bodies. UKAS accredited certification, testing, inspection and calibration reduces the need for suppliers to be assessed by each of their customers. UKAS is a non-profit-distributing private company, limited by guarantee. UKAS is independent of government.