Awards and Accreditations



PAS 2030 & The Green Deal

Emanuel Whittaker has been awarded PAS 2030 and is now a Green Deal Approved Installer.  PAS 2030 certification is designed to improve the energy efficiency of existing buildings and sets the specification for the installation process, process management and service provision.

C2E Gold

Committed2Equality (C2E) ‘GOLD STANDARD’ Accreditation – 2011

Committed2Equality is a National Equality Standard, designed for organisations to enable them to reach their equality potential and demonstrate their equality and diversity working practices. Emanuel Whittaker Ltd has attained the Gold Standard.

Construction Skills – Platinum Standard Certificate of Commitment to the CSCS Card Scheme in 2011

In recognition of commitment to the Construction Skills Certificate Scheme (CSCS) Emanuel Whittaker Ltd has achieved the Platinum Award. The award is the highest certificate given by Construction Skills and means that over 90% of our workforce is registered under the scheme.

Constructionline Accreditation since 1990 – Registration No. 2857

Constructionline is the UK register of  pre-qualified local and national construction and related suppliers.

CHAS Accreditation since 2002

The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme, CHAS is the benchmark to measure public organisations’ compliance with their duty to assess competence, under the newly revised Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007.

ISO9001:2008 Standard attained in 2009

Emanuel Whittaker is committed to delivering social housing and community regeneration through the culture of Continuous Improvement facilitated by the effective use of our accredited ISO 9001: 2008 Quality Management System.

EN ISO 14001:2004 Standard attained in 2009

Emanuel Whittaker Ltd was successfully assessed against the EN ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management Standard in April 2009.

FENSA – Registration No. 30692

FENSA is the leading body providing protection in the double glazing industry for windows and doors. FENSA works with double glazing contractors in England and Wales. In choosing a FENSA double glazing registered company the consumer is protected when purchasing double glazing for their home.

NFB – Membership No. C00001919

The NFB provides business solutions to builders, contractors and house builders across England and Wales. For companies involved in the building and construction industry the NFB provides vital resources in key areas, protects businesses and saves members time and money, enabling them to focus on their primary task of construction.

Investors in People – Silver Award

Emanuel Whittaker Ltd was initially recognised as achieving the ‘Investors in People’ standard in November 2004. Not only have we retained the recognition, but achieved ‘Silver Standard’ at our last audit in July 2012.

North West Construction Safety Group

The object of the Group is to promote reduction in the risk of accident and personal injury in all places of work in connection with the construction industry in the North West.

SELCA – South East Lancashire Construction Association

SELCA performs a key role by advising and supporting the industry on training issues, through the support of its members, ConstructionSkills and many other partner organisations.



NFB – Corporate Social Responsibility Campaign of the Year 2012

Emanuel Whittaker were Highly Commended in the CSR Campaign of the Year 2012 category, whilst Lead Resident Liaison Officer, Adam Berry, won The CSR Outstanding Individual Special Award.

CCI North West Regional Construction Awards 2012

Emanuel Whittaker were finalists in two categories, the Contractor of the Year and SME of the Year at the 2012 awards.

  • One Oldham Business Awards – Business of the Year 2009
  • Certificate of Merit at the National Home Improvement Council Awards for the Hollinwood Regeneration Scheme with First Choice Homes Oldham
  • HSE’s Health & Safety of Great Britain – Pledge of Support 2009
  • Secretary of State for Department of Innovation, Universities and Skills – Skills Pledge 2008
  • Newcomer of the Year Award at the Women in Construction Awards 2008
  • Regeneration Scheme of the Year Award at the Housing Excellence Awards 2008