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EMB Certification

Top Class Certification Companies merge

EMB Group is delighted to announce the merger of its certification companies, EMB Certification and ACM. Recognising its UK and International presence the company will trade under the ACM brand bringing together the wealth of certification and training expertise from across the EMB Group.

“Focusing our investment into one company allows us to expand our current certification services to existing clients, helps provide additional certifications to the manufacturing, construction and engineering sectors in particular and provides our clients challenged with current issues such as cyber security with a route to support through ISO 27001 and our workshop programme.” said Sean Read, Executive Director.

ACM is a government approved (UKAS) certification body providing certification services worldwide in more than 20 countries for a number of international standards, including ISO9001 (quality), ISO 14001(environmental), ISO 22000 (food safety), ISO 27001 (information security), ISO 50001(energy) and OHSAS 18001 (health & safety).

The merger will allow the expanded organisation to offer a wider portfolio of internationally valued certification services, as well as a range of IRCA approved management system certification training programmes for existing and new clients in the UK, Europe and worldwide.


Notes for Editors:

The EMB Group helps organisations of all types and sizes become more effective, more efficient and more profitable by providing a range of support services to help improve their performance.

These services include recognised programmes such as UK Trade & Investment’s international trade advice service, Growth Hubs, Investors in People accreditation, as well as a range of government-funded grant programmes to help companies achieve their growth objectives. EMB Group has offices in Leicester, Derby and Bromsgrove.

Further information on EMB Group is available at:

ACM Limited is a UKAS-accredited certification body meaning it is able to issue certificates to clients carrying the prestigious “tick and crown”. Certificates carrying these marks are recognised around the world as being of the highest quality. More information is available at:

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ACM provides certification to a wide range of internationally recognised standards.