Accredia sponsors advanced meetings for professionals in the “world of quality”, amongst which some are organized by AICQ (the Italian Association for the Culture of Quality), ANGQ (the National Association for Quality Assurance) and UNI (the Italian Organization for Standardization) which are also board members of Accredia.
Accredia staff and assessors take part in preparing the programme and leading the events which deal with the applicable standards and documents for the accreditation of CABs.
Accredia has ongoing collaborations with a number of universities, providing teaching in a wide range of degree courses, including master’s level.
Among the topics covered, there is food safety, certification of food products of animal origin, risk management, road safety, environmental management and laboratory medicine.
Also among universities, Accredia promotes training and research in areas related to conformity assessment, also through scholarships and awards for degree and master’s courses.