Product Certifications

Product Testing for Certification by CSA & VDE

CFV Solar Test Laboratory is an ISO 17025 accredited test laboratory by A2LA (member of ILAC) and additionally audited and approved by its partners CSA Group and VDE Institute. As such CFV is fully authorized to conduct the prescribed certification tests in the various standards for PV modules from IEC, ANSI, UL and CEC.

Upon successful test completion CSA and/or VDE will issue product certifications and their respective quality marks. Due to agreements between CFV and its partners, VDE, CSA and CFV tests for different international standards can be combined, thus reducing test costs and lead-time significantly.

CFV’s scope of testing for certifications in cooperation with VDE & CSA includes:

* Note: Some of these tests are not part of CFV’s scope of accreditation per A2LA