World Accreditation Day 2021: Supporting the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals

June 8, 2021

Ahead of World Accreditation Day (WAD) on June 9, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and the ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB) recognize the important role of accreditation around the globe. Jointly established by the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) and the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperative (ILAC), the 2021 WAD theme celebrates how accreditation supports implementation of the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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Supporting Highly-Qualified Logisticians in the Civilian and Military Workforce, ANAB Accredits the Air Force's Logistics Professional Development Programs

May 25, 2021

The ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the American National Standards Institute, has accredited the Air Force’s Logistics Professional Development Program (AF LPDP) for its certificate programs in accordance with the American National Standard ANSI/ASTM E2659, Standard Practice for Certificate Programs. The program supports civilian and military employees working in a logistics career field who are looking to formulate a career plan, determine job-related continuous learning objectives, and enhance their professional credentials.

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Providing Virus Protection and Infection Control Solutions for the COVID-19 Crisis, ANAB Accredits ABM Industries' EnhancedClean™ Training Program

April 27, 2021

The ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has accredited ABM Industries, a leading provider of facility solutions, for its EnhancedClean™ Training Program, in accordance with the American National Standard, ANSI/ASTM E2659-18, Standard Practice for Certificate Programs. The move supports infection control programs and infection control solutions amid the COVID-19 global health crisis.

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ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB) Accredits Auditing Operation Services to Certify Foreign Food Supplies under U.S. FDA-FSMA Program

April 17, 2021

The ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the American National Standards Institute, has accredited JS Regulatory Ag Services, Inc. d.b.a. Auditing Operation Services (AOS) in accordance with the international standard, ISO/IEC 17065, and pertinent certification scheme requirements and regulations under the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s Food Safety Modernization Act, or FSMA.

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James DiIanni Receives ANAB’s Fourth Annual Burgess Assessor Award

April 17, 2021

The ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB) is pleased to announce James DiIanni as the recipient of the fourth annual Terry Burgess Assessor of the Year Award. Established to honor the memory of Terry Burgess, a valued ANAB employee, the award recognizes outstanding service by an ANAB contract assessor. The award was presented to DiIanni on April 7, 2021, at a virtual training.

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ANAB Completes Global Retail and Manufacturer Alliance Pilot Accreditation Program

March 20, 2021

The ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the American National Standards Institute, has completed the highly-anticipated Global Retail and Manufacturer Alliance (GRMA) pilot accreditation program. Launched last February, the pilot focused on providing accreditation to third-party certification bodies to the GRMA Master Certification Program Document.

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ANAB Announces Training Updates and New Courses in 2021

January 12, 2021

The ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB), a wholly owned subsidiary of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has announced that it will provide new and improved courses in 2021, and will continue to provide online live training.

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ANAB Approved for Accreditation Scheme for Conformity Assessment Pilot

November 24, 2020

ANAB has been recognized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as an accreditation body for the Accreditation Scheme for Conformity Assessment (ASCA) Pilot

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U.S. Department of Labor Approves ANAB as Standards Recognition Entity

September 24, 2020

ANAB has been approved by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Apprenticeship as a Standards Recognition Entity (SRE).

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ANAB Approved for NH Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program

September 17, 2020

ANAB has been approved to conduct on-site accreditation assessments on behalf of the New Hampshire Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program (NH ELAP).

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