Accreditation for Security Operations Management Systems

SOMS is a base standard program in ANAB's fee schedule.

Please refer to the information about the accreditation process at How to Become an ANAB-Accredited Certification Body.

Application

You can view the SOMS application in .pdf format to understand specific requirements but the application process must be completed online via ANAB's EQM database; first-time EQM users must register to create an account.

Requirements

Accreditation Requirements for Management Systems CBs

ANAB Accreditation Rule 40

Available from ANSI:

ANSI/ASIS PSC.1, Management System for Quality of Private Security Company Operations - Requirements with Guidance

ANSI/ASIS PSC.2, Conformity Assessment and Auditing Management Systems for Quality of Private Security Company Operations

ISO 18788:2015, Management system for private security operations - Requirements with guidance for use

For more information, contact anab@anab.org.