Striving for excellence in everything we do

Cinos have always embraced an underlying commitment to deliver excellence in everything we do. Whether that is in the projects we deliver, the development of our staff or working towards a greener future, we ensure that our company values are at the heart of everything we do. As a company, we continue to strive for excellence and this has been recognised with the following accreditations:

Cinos - Believe in Excellence

ISO 18001

The OHSAS 18001 standard is internationally accepted as a method of assessing and auditing occupational health and safety management systems. It can help put in place the policies, procedures and controls needed for organisations to achieve the best possible working conditions and workplace health and safety, aligned to internationally recognised best practice.

ISO 9001

ISO 9001:2015 sets out the criteria for a quality management system and is the only standard in the family that can be certified to (although this is not a requirement). This standard is based on a number of quality management principles including a strong customer focus, the motivation and implication of top management, the process approach and continual improvement. Using ISO 9001:2015 helps ensure that customers get consistent, good quality products and services.

ISO 14001

ISO 14001:2015 specifies the requirements for an environmental management system that an organisation can use to enhance its environmental performance. ISO 14001:2015 is intended for use by an organisation seeking to manage its environmental responsibilities in a systematic manner that contributes to the environmental pillar of sustainability.

ISO 27001

ISO 27001:2013 is a globally recognised standard which specifies the requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining and continually improving an information security management system (ISMS). Through applying the necessary steps to conform with this standard, organisations can systematically identify, control and eliminate security risks; providing assurances to all stakeholders that their data is safe.

Investors in People – Silver

Cinos have been awarded with the internationally recognised Investors in People (IIP) accreditation. This award acknowledges our on-going commitment to our employees in terms of support, development and recognition. Designed as a framework for continuous improvement, the IPP accreditation represents a true commitment to employees and demonstrates a solid foundation of good practice.

InfoComm International Sapphire CAVSP

Cinos are qualified as an InfoComm International Sapphire Certified Audio Visual Solutions Provider (CAVSP). In addition to confirming a percentage of our workforce are InfoComm certified, the Sapphire designation means we comply with the 10 Standards of Excellence; developed to emphasise the best practices of audio visual businesses. As a result our clients can be confident we continue to invest in the necessary education and training to stay current on the latest AV technologies and techniques.

Cyber Essentials

The Cyber Essentials certification shows our customers that Cinos have measures in place to help defend against common cyber threats, such as the recent GOZeuS and CryptoLocker malware attacks.

Safe Contractor Approved

Cinos have been awarded accreditation from Safecontractor for our commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety. The accreditation recognises that Cinos adhere to all relevant legal requirements in order to provide very high standards in health and safety management.

Prompt Payment Code

The Prompt Payment Code (PPC) sets standards for payment practices and best practice and is administered by the Chartered Institute of Credit Management on behalf of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). Compliance with the principles of the Code is monitored and enforced by the Prompt Payment Code Compliance Board. The Code covers prompt payment, as well as wider payment procedures

Crestron Elite Partner

As an Elite Partner, Cinos are recognised as having the highest levels of skill and expertise required to deliver and support Crestron solutions. We have invested in the necessary training for our sales and engineering teams to ensure that we are perfectly placed to discuss any Crestron commercial requirement.

Cisco Premier Certified Partner

As a Cisco Premier Certified Partner Cinos had to meet standards for networking competency, service, support and customer satisfaction set forth by Cisco. To achieve Cisco Premier Certification Cinos was required to achieve the Cisco Express Foundation Specialisation. This specialisation includes tests on technical competency in the integration of basic routing and switching, wireless LANs, and security technologies.

Barco Gold Partner

Cinos are a confirmed Barco Gold Partner; the highest level of partnership in Barco’s Connect! Partner Program. This status demonstrates our commitment and investment in solutions that increase the effectiveness of collaboration in the workplace. In addition the status underlines our expertise in supporting and integrating these solutions for clients across a range of vertical markets.

HARMAN Platinum Partner 2017

As a HARMAN Platinum Partner, Cinos are recognised as one of the most accredited AMX companies in the UK. The platinum status is the highest possible level within the HARMAN Partner Program and reflects our exceptional performance in sales, training and product expertise.

Cyviz Certified Partner

The strategic partnership between Cyviz and Cinos further strengthens our ability to deliver solutions that provide exceptional quality and functionality to a traditionally demanding and critical environment. The high grade, ultra-high definition display walls & projectors alongside intuitive interfaces allow organisations to analyse data quickly, securely and in the collaborative manner so often associated with command and control environments.

Polycom Authorised Solution Advisor

As a Polycom Solution Advisor, we have invested heavily in certification and training programmes designed to