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Certification of Persons' Competence in Occupational Safety and Health
Certification of persons' competence The Central Institute for Labour Protection – National Research Institute (CIOP-PIB) is accredited to certify competence of persons whose activities significantly influence the shaping of a safe working environment and education in occupational safety and health. Centre for Assessment and Development of OSH Competence, established within the structure of the Institute, operates as part of the national system of conformity assessment.
Centre for Assessment and Development of OSH Competence has been accredited by the Polish Centre for Accreditation since 2000. The Centre operates in compliance with standard PN-EN ISO/IEC 17024:2012 “Conformity assessment. General requirements for bodies operating certification of persons”.
The Centre grants competence certificates to:
Moreover, the Centre for Assessment and Development of OSH Competence confirms competence of educational bodies training the above-mentioned specialists.
Candidates submit applications for certification with documents confirming their competence. This is followed by
The rights of certificate holders
Certificate holders can
Certificates of the Central Institute for Labour Protection – National Research Institute (CIOP-PIB) enable certificate holders to indicate their competence to all interested parties, as their competence is confirmed by an independent body in an objective manner, in accordance with the requirements of the European Union.
Central Instutute for Labour Protection - National Research Institute
Centre for Assessment and Development of OSH Competence
Czerniakowska 16, 00-701 Warsaw, Poland
Witold Gacek, M.D.
phone (+48 22) 623 46 45, fax (+48 22) 623 46 84,