WQiC hold BSi UKAS Accredited ISO 9001 certification for 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 Inspection and Certification 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’


By achieving UKAS accreditation and being appointed by BEIS 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

  • WQiC is a Recognised Third Party Organisation (RTPO) under the PED and we have been appointed by BEIS 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 body in accordance with ISO/IEC 17020.