PRS in scope of its wide range of services offers certification of management systems, certification of products and certification of persons. These services are provided by PRS Certification Division. 

Systems management certification is carried out since 1994, when PRS was granted the first certificate of accredited certification body in Poland. Our offer in this scope is availabie in section Management Systems Certification.

Certifictaion Division also conducts assessment and certification of products for conformity with the EU directives and regulations since Poland’s accession to the European Union in 2004. PRS is the EU notified body No. 1463 and upon this authorization performs conformity assessment of products, including tests and certification, for:

  • marine equipment (MED),
  • recreational craft (RCD),
  • personal protective equipment (PPE),
  • pressure equipment (PED),
  • simple pressure vessels (SPVD),
  • electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)
  • construction products in scope of Factory Production Control for steel or aluminum constructional elements and its assemblies and for aggregate. 

Product certification is supported by PRS Testing Laboratory that conducts examination of products subject to CE certification. The Laboratory holds accreditation in accordance with the requirements specified in ISO/IEC 17025 Standard (Certificate No. AB 1431).

More information on products certification and assessment in Products and Persons Certification section.

The range of services performed by Certification Division includes also Certification of welders.


  • We offer simple and clear procedure to obtain certificates and conformtiy documents
  • PRS certificates are recognized all over the world
  • We successfully combine experience with continuous development
  • We guarantee the highest quality of services and short time of process realization
  • We employ and cooperate with highly qualified auditors and specialists with many years of experience who combine theoretical knowledge with its practical use
  • We constantly verify and improve the competences of our personnel and adjust the services offered to the constantly changing conditions and needs of our clients

Completion of the construction of the multi-purpose ship Zodiak II


In the coming days PRS will complete its tasks of supervision over the construction of the vessel no. B618/1 - Zodiak II. This multi-purpose ship was built at the Remontowa Shipbuilding shipyard and is one of two twin vessels ordered in 2018 by th... More »

Research and development work of PRS for the reduction of noise emission of the motor yacht


PRS has recently completed a pro-environmental research project for the Polish manufacturer of yachts and boats from Augustów - the company Balt Yacht. More »

Informal discussions focus on cutting shipping’s carbon intensity


IMO has facilitated virtual informal discussion sessions (6-10 July) on short-term greenhouse gas reduction measures for international shipping and their associated impact assessments. More »

Dariusz Rudziński, a member of the PRS S.A. Management Board speaks about issues related to safe ship recycling


The importance of issues related to ship scrapping and the need to regulate them was recognized by the international community as early as in the 1980s. Ships are considered waste after the end of their operation and as such are subject to the Bas... More »

List of protective masks with PRS certificates


PRS as a notified body in the European Commission has among others the competence for certification of personal protective equipment (PPE). Many of PPE, mainly masks offered on the markets of many countries, do not comply with relevant standards,... More »

PRS Cybersecurity Guidelines for Shipowners


By sharing knowledge and experience as well as meeting the IMO requirements, PRS has developed a guide on cybersecurity guidelines for shipowners. More »

Day of the Seafarer 2020


Day of the Seafarer 2020 On 25 June every year, the Day of the Seafarer turns the spotlight on the contribution seafarers make to world trade. With the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, the services they provid... More »

PRS shares its scientific and research experience and knowledge with the students of Gdańsk University of Technology


On 4 June 2020, the PRS representative, Mrs. Monika Warmowska-Gadzińska, the Director of the Research and Development Division, one more time was invited to give a short lecture for the I and II degree Math students of the Applied Physics and Math... More »