A well implemented certification system requires instruments which meet particular qualifications. To provide guarantee that the qualifications are met Indonesian an accreditation process, as performed by the Indonesian Ecolable Institute, is required for institutions operating the certification system.
Indonesian Ecolable Institute carries out accreditation processes for Certification Bodies operating onsite certification system, training institutions and personnel of certification bodies.
The Accreditation process is transparently conducted and in compliance with regulations aimed at maintaining a proper certification system implementation.
The Indonesian Ecolable Institute has prepared Accreditation Manual Documents as guidelines in conducting accreditations to institutions which directly involved in certification implementation. These documents also act as reference in conducting regular evaluation for accredited bodies to maintain their qualification.
To date, the Indonesian Ecolable Institute has accredited 3 certification bodies to carry out on site certification processes, namely:
1. PT. Mutu Agung Lestari
2. PT. TUV International Indonesia
3. PT. Sucofindo
The three institutions above have met the qualifications to perform Ecolable certification processes for sustainable forest management based on LEI’s standards.