Accredited by IAS
LiberoAssurance has been accredited by the International Accreditation Service (IAS) one of the leading accreditation bodies in the United States.
IAS is a nonprofit, public-benefit corporation that has been providing accreditation services since 1975. IAS accreditation programs are based on recognized national and international standards that ensure domestic and/or global acceptance of its accreditations
IAS is a signatory to the four primary international organizations that form a unified system for evaluating and recognizing competent accreditation bodies worldwide.
Accredited by E.SY.D
LiberoAssurance has been accredited by the Hellenic Accreditation System (E.SY.D) which has been appointed as the National Accreditation Body of Greece.
It must be noted that E.SY.D is one of the founding members of EA. The European Accreditation Bodies have founded the European co-operation for Accreditation (EA), one of the main goals of which is to promote the international recognition of both the accreditation provided by its members and the accredited services by maintaining reliable multilateral agreements (MLAs).
For granting accreditation certificate, an on-site assessment is carried out of the candidate conformity assessment body by a team of assessors and possibly experts, whose members have in-depth knowledge of the relevant technical subject and experience in the assessment of quality management systems.
Accredited by EOPPEP
LiberoAssurance has been accredited as a Continuous Professional Development Training Centre Level 1 by the National Organisation for the Certification of Qualifications & Vocational Guidance (EOPPEP), which is the statutory body for the development and implementation of the Hellenic Qualifications Framework (NQF) in correspondence with the European Qualifications Framework (EQF). Additionally, EOPPEP is the National Coordination Point for EQF in Greece (NCP).
The design of the National Framework for Quality Assurance in Lifelong Learning (π3) is in alignment with the recommendation of the European Parliament and Council 2009 / C 155/01 of June 18 in order to establish a European Reference Framework for quality assurance in Vocational Education and Training.
European Quality Assurance in Vocational Education and Training (EQAVET) brings together the EU Member States, the Social Partners and the European Commission to develop and improve quality assurance in European VET systems within the context of the implementation of the European Quality Assurance Reference Framework.
Accredited by Maritime Cook Islands (MCI) (2010-2017)
LiberoGroup monitors, audits and coordinates two STCW maritime Schools in Piraeus on behalf of Maritime Cook Islands.
In February of 2017, LiberoAssurance training centre was approved by MCI to provide STCW training courses to seafarers.
An indicative list of these seminars is available under Training tab > List of Seminars.
EU – EuropeAid
LiberoGroup is appointed as a subcontractor under various projects in developing countries by the Commission's Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO) who is responsible for designing European international cooperation and development policy and delivering aid throughout the world.
Our areas of expertise are as follows:
- Maritime Transport and Logistics
- Maritime Legislation
- Occupational Health and Safety Legislation and safety practices
- International Labour Legislation (ILO)
Maritime Cook Islands - MCI (2010-2017)
Maritime Cook Islands (MCI) is Flag State Administrator of the Cook Islands Open Ship Registry. MCI has been appointed to perform all flag state functions in order to build a world class Open Register for Ships and Yachts.
LiberoGroup has been designated as the regional office for Greece and West Asia (excluding Turkey) under the role of Deputy Registrar (DR) for the registration of vessels, statutory certification and certification of seafarers.
International Registrations Bureau - IRB
IRB is Flag State Administrator of the Togo Open Ship Registry. IRB has been appointed to perform all flag state functions in order to build a world class Open Register for Ships and Yachts.
LiberoGroup has been designated as the regional office for Adriatic region under the role of Deputy Registrar (DR) for the registration of vessels, statutory certification and certification of seafarers.
Since inception in 1944, the World Bank has expanded from a single institution to a closely associated group of five development institutions. Its mission evolved from the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) as facilitator of post-war reconstruction and development to the present-day mandate of worldwide poverty alleviation.
LiberoGroup is constantly engaged in projects financed by World Bank for maritime related subjects.
LiberoServices participates actively in the marine industry on an international level, having already a number of successfully delivered projects.
Some past and current examples are the following:
- Trainers of Albanian Maritime Authorities – project EU ref EuropeAid/134513/C/SER/AL
- Participation in Maritime Projects as Key Maritime Administration Expert under World Bank Financing for preparation of Uganda maritime legislation and establishment of the Maritime Sector - project No. MoWT/SVSC/2010-11/00177
- Trainers on behalf of DNV-GL Academy Hellas since 2010
- Trainers on behalf of RINA Academy since 2017
Currently shortlisted in four international tenders