The National Cleaner Production Centre (NCPC) operates a Certification Body for certifying persons under ISO/IEC 17024 Standard – General Requirements for Bodies Operating Certification Systems of Persons. NCPC, at present develops and administers certification processes for consultants in the fields of Carbon Footprint Quantification, Chemicals Management, Cleaner Production, ISO 14001 Environmental Management System, ISO 50001 Energy Management System and Water Audit & Water Footprint and certification processes for Sustainability Manager.
NCPC’s primary goal is to improve the capabilities and potentials of managerial categories employed in the industry, locally and abroad, and produce leading consultants and trainers to the industry in the subject fields related to the environment and certify them against ISO/IEC 17024 criteria. NCPC conducts fair, valid and reliable assessments of knowledge and skills of professionals to enhance their efficiency and effectiveness and give them due recognition in the industry.
Following are the certification schemes:
- Consultant in Carbon Footprint Quantification
- Consultant in Chemicals Management
- Consultant in Cleaner Production
- Consultant in ISO 14001 Environment Management System
- Consultant in ISO 50001 Energy Management System
- Consultant in Water Auditing and Water Footprint
- Sustainability Manager