We take very seriously our relationship with and our responsibility to our industry. Accreditation from the following bodies demonstrates external recognition that we can do what we say we can.
The Heating & Ventilating Contractors Association gives members additional resources in areas such as legal and technical advice, health and safety guidance and an infrastructure for education and training. HVCA members are subject to regular third party inspection and assessment to ensure their technical and commercial competence.
Gas Safe maintains an up to date register of qualified gas installers and the Gas Safe badge is a guarantee of quality of service and the highest standards of safety.
The Refcom Scheme is a set of high professional standards recognised by The Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Industry Board. Registration requires independent third party inspection and demonstrates capability and legal compliance in the installation of systems containing refrigerants.
The Building Engineering Service Competence Accreditation scheme is an independent assessment and certification body for the building services industry. It certifies competence for both commmercial heating and ventilation contract work under the Building Regulations and the use of energy assessment in complex air conditioning systems.
Oakwood has been authorised to implement Citation’s Queen’s Award winning Health & Safety Advice and Compliance package ensuring the highest standards under Health and Safety Regulations.
Oakwood is a registered carrier of waste with the government Environmental Agency, thereby ensuring that all relevant activities conform with Environmental Planning and Hazardous Waste Regulations.
SAFEcontractor is an accreditation scheme that assesses the health and safety competence of contractors and service providers.
CHAS (Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme) is a scheme operated by local authorities and public bodies.