What is ENAC?
The Entidad Nacional de Acreditación – ENAC – is an Organization sponsored and supervised by the Ministry of Science and Technology. ENAC is an independent and non-profit entity that coordinates and directs a National Accreditation System. ENAC is established with the purpose of accrediting at the state level and through a system in accordance with international standards, the technical competence of an entity to certify or inspect.
What is the Accreditation?
Accreditation is the procedure by which an authorized Organism formally recognizes that an Organization is competent to carry out a certain conformity assessment activity.
Which benefits give the Accreditation?
For the Administration, it provides a set of independent and technically competent conformity assessors, reducing the need for regulation by the Administrators. For the Evaluators, it is a differentiating feature in the market, being a guarantee of integrity and competence, leaving their work internationally recognized offering guarantees of their competence. For the clients of the evaluators, it guarantees the acceptance of the products without the need for repetition of the evaluations carried out. Accreditation inspires confidence in the supplier to ensure that the product has been evaluated by an independent and competent Organism.