Constructionline is the UK’s largest register of contractors, consultants and material suppliers for the construction industry. With over 10,000 key decision makers from over 3,800 buying organisations using Constructionline to select quality suppliers, it’s a great tool to promote company services and gain access to new work opportunities.
Talkwire hold a Level 3 Gold Member accreditation for Constructionline and as a verified member, Talkwire have more access to buyers, particularly in the public and private sector, tailored assessments, access to opportunities notice boards and tenders and third party support from a range of partners. We have also been assessed at PAS 91 standard level which means we are able to tender for specialist work and certifies our Health and Safety standards to buyers that we have been subjected to increased scrutiny around governance and risk management.
To view our Constructionline Level 3 Gold Member certificate please click here.
As Talkwire are a Gold member of Constructionline, one of the inclusions is this Health and Safety accreditation by, Acclaim, a member of SSIP. Acclaim Accreditation is delivered by Safety Award winning Capita and is backed by 28 years Health and Safety knowledge and experience. Acclaim uses the expertise and knowledge of NEBOSH and SSIP assessor qualified professionals, to appraise each application.
Acclaim Accreditation enables you to demonstrate your compliance with health and safety legislation.
To view Acclaim certificate please click here.
Quality Assurance Policy is ISO 9001: 2008
Talkwire's Quality Assurance Policy is ISO 9001: 2008 registered. This certificates our adherence to internationally recognised standards, fundamental business controls and procedures in the workplace.
External auditors check and test our policy annually, providing feedback on how we have performed and guidance on how we can develop further as a business. The scope of the certification is named 'Provision and Maintenance of Integrated Telecommunication Solutions' and demonstrates Talkwire's consistent service and safety measures when working with customers across the UK.
To view our ISO 9001:2008 Quality Assurance certificate please click here.
The National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting (NICEIC)
NICEIC is the UK’s leading voluntary regulatory body for the electrical contracting industry. It has been assessing the electrical competence of electricians for nearly 60 years and currently maintains rollover 26,000 registered contractors.
Talkwire is an approved contractor of NICEIC and gained our certification in January 2013. This means we have been inspected and assessed to ensure that our competence and capabilities meet technical and safety standards and codes of practice. Electrical contractors that work for Talkwire have all registered with the organisation to become approved contractors, meeting the NICEIC's specification of training. Our contractors undergo a rigorous assessment process, covering a representative sample of work, premises, documentation and equipment. They are then re-assessed on a regular basis to ensure continued compliance, integrity and technical excellence when carrying out work for customers onsite.
To view our NICEIC certificate please click here.
Health and Safety in the Workplace
Talkwire understand that it is crucial to have professional, reliable and compliant contractors employed on your premises and representing your business at all times.We constantly strive to improve our Health and Safety procedures and provide our customers with the most rigorous Risk Assessments and Method statements.Talkwire hold the Safe Contractor certificate; accredited by Safety Schemes in Procurement (SSiP) which demonstrates our commitment to Health and Safety guidelines and government legislation
To view our Safe Contractor accreditation certificate please click here.
JOSCAR Defence Industry Community
Hellios Information is a supplier information and risk management company who specialise in supplier management and procurement for businesses. Talkwire are registered with JOSCAR; an accreditation system led by Hellios that is a requirement scheme to work within the defence, aerospace and security industries. This cross-sector collaboration solution reduces the time, cost and resources and duplication needed to provide information to major customers.
To read more about the JOSCAR community scheme please click here.
Achilles Supply Chain Community
Achilles supply chain communities bring together buyers and suppliers from the same industry sectors. The Achilles community model helps companies find and win new business by matching suppliers with relevant buyers through an efficient pre-qualification process.
As a buyer for the construction industry, Talkwire trust Achilles as an independent, collaborative and neutral partner. Being a member of this community helps us a a buyer find the right supplier with better information, reduced costs and a wider market access.
To read more about the Achilles community scheme please click here.
The Cyber Essentials scheme is a world-leading assurance mechanism for companies of all sizes to help demonstrate to customers and other stakeholders that the most important basic cyber security controls have been implemented.Cyber Essentials is a UK government scheme encouraging organisations to adopt good practice in information security.
The Cyber Essentials scheme provides five security controls that, according to the UK government, could prevent “around 80% of cyber attacks”. Properly implemented cyber security has the additional advantage of driving business efficiency throughout the organisation, saving money and improving productivity. Achieving certification will also help you to address other compliance requirements such as the EU General Data Protection Regulation.
To view our Cyber Essentials accreditation certificate please click here.