Questions about the formal procedure by which an accredited or authorized person or agency assesses and verifies something is in accordance with established requirements or standards.

Certification is the formal procedure by which an accredited or authorized person or agency assesses and verifies (and attests in writing by issuing a certificate) the attributes, characteristics, quality, qualification, or status of individuals or organizations, goods or services, procedures or processes, or events or situations, in accordance with established requirements or standards.

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