WQiC achieves ISO 9001:2015

WQiC operates a Quality Management System in accordance with BS EN ISO 9001:2015. The 9001 system scope covers the witnessing, testing and certification of permanent joining qualifications and both on and off-site Non-Destructive Testing Services

Our Quality Policy Statement

‘Management and staff of WQ-iC Ltd are dedicated to the principle of never ending improvements in service quality, reliability and customer service excellence. We are committed to providing an impartial inspection and certification activity which does not allow for this to be compromised through external influences such as financial, commercial or other’


As an RTPO this further demonstrates our commitment to quality and integrity, it also confirms our professionalism and the acceptability of the permanent joining qualifications that we issue.


  • WQiC operate in accordance with ISO/IEC 17020 Type A inspection body and we are also an accredited body for the certification of persons under ISO/IEC 17024

  • WQiC is an appointed Recognised Third Party Organisation (RTPO) under the PED and we have been appointed to carry out permanent joining qualifications for manufacturers



All issued welding certification is issued and approved under the control of a certified European and International Welding Engineer, so quality, accuracy and attention to detail can be guaranteed. The permanent joining certificates we issue are universally accepted due to the accreditation and certifications we hold.


WQiC operate with integrity and impartiality as a Type A inspection and certification body in accordance with ISO/IEC 17020 and we offer 17024 certification for welders and welding operators.