Accreditations, Memberships & Frameworks
Employers Initiative on Domestic Abuse
The Employers Initiative on Domestic Abuse is a growing network of large and small businesses with mission is to enable employers to take action on domestic abuse – raising awareness among all employees, supporting those facing domestic abuse, and providing access to services to help perpetrators to stop.
Employers Network for Equality & Inclusion
SMS is a member of the Employers Network for Equality & Inclusion; the UK’s leading employer network covering all aspects of equality and inclusion issues in the workplace.
Energy & Utilities Alliance
Membership of the EUA Metering Services Group group is open to companies involved in the provision of metering services – Manufacturers, Meter Asset Managers (MAMs), Meter Operators (MOPs) and Meter Asset Providers (MAPs) as well as those organisations involved in training and the development of training standards in the metering industry.
Energy & Utility Skills Register (EUSR)
Energy & Utility Skills works with energy suppliers and meter operators from across the gas and power industries on training standards and training programmes for Smart Metering installers. It is a requirement of the Ofgem approved SMICoP (Smart Metering Installation Code of Practice) that Meter Operators use only Smart Meter workers who have received training from an NSAP accredited provider.
Energy Storage Ireland
Energy Storage Ireland is a representative association for those active in the development of energy storage in Ireland and Northern Ireland, working together to promote the benefits of energy storage to decarbonise Ireland’s energy system and engage with policy makers.
Energy Services and Technology Association
The Energy Services and Technology Association (ESTA) is the UK’s leading energy management industry association. ESTA members have the commitment and expertise to deliver high quality energy efficient systems and practices, improve working environments and reduce operational costs.
Financial Services Qualification System (FSQS)
We are FSQS accredited through the Third Party Risk Management and Compliance process to offer energy services and solutions to the financial services sector.
Gas Safe Register
Gas Safe Register is the only official gas registration body of gas businesses and engineers in the United Kingdom. By law all gas businesses must be on the Gas Safe Register, and a gas engineer can only undertake gas work on behalf of a registered business if they hold a valid and current qualification.
The Gas Industry Registration Scheme is for accredited Utility Infrastructure Providers (UIPs) to carry out works associated with the design and construction of new gas infrastructure, including new gas connections, services alterations and disconnections.
Healthy Working Lives
The Healthy Working Lives award programme, administered by Public Health Scotland, improves health, safety and wellbeing within organisations in Scotland in a structured and productive way.
Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)
The Data Protection (Charges and Information) Regulations 2018 requires every organisation that processes personal information to be registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).
Investors in People
Investors in People is a standard for people management, offering accreditation to organisations that adhere to the Investors in People Standard.
ISO 9001 – Quality Management System
This standard is based on a number of quality management principles including a strong customer focus, the motivation and implication of top management, the process approach and continual improvement.
ISO 14001 – Environmental Management System
SMS is certified to the ISO 14001:2015 standard, which is used by organisations seeking to manage its environmental responsibilities in a systematic manner that contributes to the environmental pillar of sustainability.
ISO 27001 – Information Security Management System
We’re accredited with the ISO 27001 standard, which enables organisations to manage the security of assets such as financial information, intellectual property, employee details or information entrusted by third parties.