Accreditation Tab

Accreditation Tab

Terminology or Abbreviation What it stands for or meaning Significance and Implication
NATA National Association of Testing Authority Third Party Accreditation Body, https://www.nata.com.au/
SAI Global Third Party Certification and Accreditation Body, https://www.saiglobal.com/
TGA Therapeutic Goods Administration Governs the Pharmaceutical space
OGTR Office of Gene Technology Regulator Sets requirements for work done with Genetic Modification research
CIBSE Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers Guidelines on Commissioning Methodologies in HVAC
PCA Principle Certifying Authority This is the Building Owner’s Agent who is authorised to give the final Occupancy Certificate ¬†or Re-certification for the Building.
He normally requires all mandatory requirements of the BCA NCC confirmed by the relevant trades.
FC trade ( Fire Damper Installation Certification ) and
FC exhaust confirmation if part of Fire Strategy.
BCA or NCC Building Code of Australia or National Construction Code The BCA and NCC is mentioned is the WHS Act and Regulation so these are the minimum requirements to be met in any building construction
AS2243.8:2014 Australian / New Zealand Standard 2243 part 8, Fifth edition 2014 Australian / New Zealand Standard 2243 part 8, 2014 Safety in Laboratories Part 8: Fume cupboards
AS2243.9:2009 Australian / New Zealand Standard 2243 part 9, Third edition 2009 Australian / New Zealand Standard 2243 part 9, 2009 Safety in Laboratories Part 9: Recirculating Fume Cabinets