AS9100 for small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs)

AS9100 has just as large an impact on small companies as larger organisations (e.g. airport management companies) and the benefits are equal too. Quality management for the aerospace industry introduces world-class practices to SMEs – standardising the way you work. This can help you become a more reliable and stronger competitor. AS9100 will also help you meet legal, customer and supplier expectations. 

Shaping AS9100 for SMEs

Small businesses that invest in AS9100 (BS EN 9100) can get better results than those that do not – especially when competing with larger companies (including airport management companies). We know that you may have tighter budgets and less time to put quality management first. That is why we provide packages that can be customised to include only the services you need – removing the unnecessary cost and complexity of achieving AS9100. We can help you to cut out costly inefficiencies, reduce risk, and raise operational standards. You will also meet legal requirements and secure your licence to trade. AS9100 will give your business large company status, helping you master quality management, continually improve, and tap into international growth opportunities. 

Training courses to get you started in AS 9100

We use accelerated learning techniques to make sure you fully understand AS9100 quality management. We also put your learning into context with a blend of classroom teaching, workshops, and interactive sessions.

Associate Consultant Programme

Get the additional support and advice you need to become certified with our Associate Consultant Programme. We can connect you with over 200 UK members who offer specialist consultancy services independent of BSI. 

Help us to shape standards

We are open to suggestions for new standards and take these to consultation with industry associations or equivalent organisations. We make sure that we get the standards right by working with representatives from consumer organisations; professional institutions; certification, testing and inspection bodies; educational establishments; research organisations; UK notified bodies; enforcement bodies; and government departments. 

Find out more by emailing or calling us at +852 3149 3300.

Why choose BSI?

We pioneered standards more than 100 years ago and today we are the market leader. We help over 65,000 organisations to stand out from their competitors, ranging from top global brands to ambitious SMEs in 150 countries. As one of the few organisations with a thorough understanding of standards, we do not only assess how well you meet the standards, but also create new standards and offer global training to your teams in using them to enhance performance. Our knowledge can transform your organisation.