Element is the ideal choice of testing partner for radio testing against North American requirements.
We provide the related filing services that enable the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED-Canada) to certify radio products.
We work with radio solution manufacturers throughout the design and compliance process. From the products conception we can provide guidance on regulatory requirements that will be faced, through our Early Stage Qualification (ESQ®) program as well as pre-compliance testing, formal application for standards, and certification. We can then assist with taking the radio product to the global market place through our approvals services.
Element is accredited to BS EN ISO/IEC 17025:2005 and an appointed FCC Technical Certification Body (TCB) and ISED-C Foreign Certification Body (FCB).
We can assist OEM integrators and manufacturers with their radio solutions by providing testing against the following requirements:
|USA – FCC Rule (CFR 47)||Technology|
|Part 15||Radio frequency devices|
|Part 18||Industrial, scientific and medical equipment|
|Part 22||Public mobile services|
|Part 24||Personal communications services|
|Part 25||Satellite communications|
|Part 27||Miscellaneous wireless communications service|
|Part 73||Radio broadcast services|
|Part 74||Experimental radio, auxiliary, special broadcast and other program distributional services|
|Part 90||Private land mobile radio services|
|Part 95||Personal radio services|
|Part 101||Fixed microwave services|
Canada - ISED Standard
General Requirements and Information for
the Certification of Radio Apparatus
Land Mobile and Fixed Radio Transmitters
and Receivers Operating in the Frequency Range 27.41-960 MHz
Licensed Low-Power Radio Apparatus
Zone Enhancers for the Land Mobile Service
Mobile Earth Stations and Ancillary
Terrestrial Component Equipment Operating in the Mobile-Satellite Service
Licence-exempt Radio Apparatus (All
Frequency Bands): Category I Equipment
2GHz Licence-exempt Personal Communications
Service Devices (LE-PCS)
Digital Transmission Systems (DTS),
Frequency Hopping Systems (FHS) and Licence-Exempt Local Area Network
For those that need guidance on the regulatory requirements for a particular product we can provide Early Stage Qualification (ESQ®) services to support them through the testing and approval of wireless products and components.
We also provide the related EMC testing for Unintentional Radiators (FCC Part 15(b) and ICES-003) and Safety Testing services enabling NRTL marking.
Our Certification Department provide the Certification services required to enable sale in North America, we are a:
- FCC Telecommunication Certification Body (TCB) for the United States
- Foreign Certification Body (FCB) for Canada
Our Certification team also provides the Certification Services required for Market Access for Japan and Korea as well as Notified Body Services for Europe.
Elements Global Approvals team provide services to help those looking to export their radio products into the Global Market place.
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