Zimmfor Management Systems + Certification

Environment, Sustainability, Health and Safety, Quality, Chain of Custody.

Zimmfor specializes in developing integrated management systems that support multiple certification standards. We work with clients to develop management systems that are tailored to build on existing client processes and practices, using the language and methods that have brought clients success.  We also specialize in gap analysis and streamlined systems to ensure clients attain their goals (e.g., certification). Our approach ensures that clients receive management systems that are easily understood by employees, are readily implemented and can be managed by client staff with minimal effort and cost.

Certification Schemes

Zimmfor System + Support Highlights

Some highlights of Zimmfor’s management system and support services success over the past 15 years include the following.

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Haida Gwaii FSC® Certification
Design, management and implementation of systems to achieve and successfully maintain FSC sustainable forest management certification.
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Vancouver Island ISO + SFI Certification
Design, management and implementation of an integrated system to achieve and successfully maintain ISO 14001 and SFI certification.
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Chain of Custody Certification
Registration of more than 50 chain of custody certificates (FSC, PEFC, SFI, FSC Controlled Wood) in the brokerage, wood manufacturing and custom cut, pulp and paper and retail industries. We specialize in developing integrated systems to cover multiple certification standards.
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SAFE Certification
Designed and implemented more than 10 systems covering the requirements of the BC Forest Safety Council SAFE certification (SEBASE and BASE).
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Green Tourism Certification
Develop and implement systems to achieve third party certification to the Green Tourism Canada Standards for sportfishing lodges and cultural tourism businesses.
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Management Systems + Procedures
Develop and implement management systems to meet legal requirements (e.g., emergency preparedness & response, safe work procedures, environmental management) and corporate objectives.
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Audits + Inspections
Support to manage, coordinate and complete monitoring inspections and audits.