Accreditations

Vital Energi operates in a market where safety, best practice and up-to-date knowledge are paramount. As a result, we are active members of a host of trade associations and work closely with a number of key accreditation bodies too.

Contractor Health and Safety (CHAS) Assessment Scheme

Vital Energi are fully assessed as compliant by CHAS as both a Designer and Contractor. Our clients can be assured our policy, arrangements, systems and organisation for health and safety are approved to the required standards in both the public and private sector.

Safe Contractor

Vital Energi are accredited with the safecontractor scheme which has reviewed and audited our health and safety policies, procedures and documentation demonstrating a high level of health and safety compliance for clients and potential clients. 

Constructionline

Vital Energi are a member of Constructionline, a key database of pre-qualified construction contractors and consultants that provides public and private sector clients with all the required information and assurance that we are a quality, professional and capable total solutions provider.

OHSAS 18001: Health and Safety Management

Vital Energi are accredited with the internationally recognised specification OHSAS 18001 having implemented a management system that is audited, which extends beyond compliance with minimum legal requirements.  Accreditation with OHSAS 18001 demonstrates Vital Energi’s commitment to continual improvement in health and safety performance and to compliance with legislation through maintenance of an Occupational Health and Management System (OHSMS).

ISO 14001: Environmental Management

Vital Energi are accredited with the internationally recognised ISO 14001 which provides a framework for a systematic and integrated approach for environmental management ensuring the EMS is an integral part of all operations within the company.  Our audited system provides our clients with the confidence that we continually comply with legal and regulatory requirements, manage environmental risks and is compatible with 18001 and 9001 to provide a seamless approach on all our projects.

ISO 9001

Vital Energi is accredited to ISO 9001:2008, an internationally recognised scheme for approved quality systems. Companies displaying the standard continuously undergo the scrutiny of a third party quality auditor such as BM TRADA, a leading multi-sector certification body.

Microgeneration Certification Scheme Napit

Vital Energi have been successfully certified against the requirements of  The Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) Installation standard MCS001 and the technology standards for Solar PV Systems and Solid Biofuel Heating Systems.  

UVDB

Vital Energi are a registered member of UVDB, a recognised standard approach to pre-qualification within the utilities sector which is used by all major UK utilities companies to source quality and professional suppliers and contractors.

Gas Safe Register

Gas Safe Register is the official gas registration body for the United Kingdom and as a fully established member, Vital Energi focuses on improving and maintaining gas safety to the highest standards on all our projects. Our enrolment has been approved by the relevant health and safety enforcement agency, in accordance with current gas safety legislation in force.

EXOR

Vital Energi is an approved supplier registered with Exor, who provide an outsourced supply chain service to public sector organisations.  As part of the accreditation process, Vital Energi were extensively assessed across a range of aspects including financial stability, corporate governance and health and safety.

Building & Engineering Services Association

As a member of B&ES we are subject to regular third-party inspections and assessments, ensuring that our technical and commercial competencies continue to meet industry standards in the design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration products and equipment. 

British Standards Institute

As a BSI member, Vital Energi have access to guidance, best practice solutions and standards that support the needs of both our business and our clients. 

REAL Assurance

The REAL Energy Consumer Code has been set up by the Renewable Energy Association. It aims to guarantee a high quality experience for consumers wishing to buy or lease small generation units for their home, for a community building or for a small business. Vital Energi’s membership is a sign that we agree to abide by the high standards as set out in Real’s Consumer Code and professional excellence. Via Real, Vital Energi are dedicated to providing the clearest information, the highest quality customer service and the most appropriate systems before, during and after a contract is agreed.

The Association for Decentralised Energy

Vital Energi believe that combined heat and power (CHP) plays a crucial role in helping the UK meet its targets for reducing carbon emissions. As members of the Association for Decentralised Energy we are promoting the wider use of community heating and the efficient production and distribution of locally generated energy.

Combustion Engineering Association

Vital Energi are accredited with the Combustion Engineering Association   which seeks to promote the science of combustion engineering and to promote best practice. The membership comprises the major fuel and energy producers/refiners covering Oil, Gas and Coal, the makers and suppliers of combustion engineering equipment, and academic institutions concerned with the combustion engineering process. It is unique in that “end user” companies are also in membership.

Scottish Renewables

Vital Energi are members of Scottish Renewables; a member organisation dedicated to strengthening business relationships and committed to securing the best possible environmnet for the growth of renewable energy in Scotland.

Water Regulations Advisory Scheme

Our Vital Aqua Varm VAV-IDH Indirect Heat Interface Unit has been approved by the Water Regulations Advisory Scheme (WRAS).  WRAS approval assesses a product to ensure there is no misuse, undue consumption or contamination and is of an appropriate quality and standard.

Thrive

Thrive is Scotland’s leading business-to-business networking organisation with a unique approach that ensures delivery of tangible business results. Thrive operates in various sectors and has Clubs designed specifically for those industries: Professional Services, Discussion, Energy, Property, Technology, Hospitality and Dumfries & Galloway.

UK District Energy Association (ukDEA)

Vital Energi are full members of the UK District Energy Association (ukDEA), which is dedicated to promoting district energy as a means to deliver significant carbon savings. The ukDEA brings together developers, operators and partners of the UK's largest district energy schemes to provide guidance and examples of best practice to other organisations during the development of their schemes.