EARSC started in 2013 looking at whether to introduce a certification scheme to help the European Industry. In 2014 it was decided to go ahead and launch the scheme and in June 2015 the scheme becomes live.
The following documentation has already been developed:
(update documents January 2017)
|EARSC Product Specification DRD guideline Iss 1.1 .pdf||Enable organisations generating Earth Observation Product Specifications to produce documents of common content||Jan 2017|
|EARSC Certification Scheme Description Iss 1.1.pdf||Guideline for the industry to be available for use by an organisation supplying EO Products and Services||Jan 2017|
|EARSC Management System Requirements Iss 2.pdf||Provide management system requirements for an organisation providing Products or Services based on EO data||Jan 2017|
|EARSC Certification Self Assessment Checklist Iss 2.pdf||Provide a checklist for the application of the Earth Observation Industry Certification – Management System Requirements||Jan 2017|