Assessor Accreditation

Kantara IAF-1350 Assessor Accreditation Handbook describes the rules and processes required to be followed for Assessors to submit an application to become Accredited, to maintain their Accreditation, to perform Assessments, and how Accreditations may be terminated or revoked.
Kantara IAF-1610 Required Assessor Knowledge and Skills (RAKS) defines the qualifications and requirements that ARB uses to determine Assessors Accreditation.

If you are an assessor or auditing organization who wants to get Accredited as a Kantara Assessor, please follow this checklist:

  1. Complete the Kantara Assessor application:
    Application for Assessor Accreditation and supporting evidence as requested in Kantara IAF-1610 RAKS
    Accept the terms and conditions of the  Trademark License Agreement – TMLA*.
  2. Submit the complete documentation to

(*) Send this document to your Contract Review Team as soon as possible.

List of Kantara Approved CSPs and Accredited Assessors Trust Status List