Auditor Certification for Heavy Vehicle Accreditation (HVA)

Competency Based Certification Exemplar Global RABQSA iNARTE

The Heavy Vehicle Accreditation (HVA) Certification program is designed to provide recognition of professionals who conduct mandatory audits using National Heavy Vehicle accreditation standards in all Australian States and Territories. The benefits being:

  • Provides industry confidence.
  • National recognition ensuring that professionals have the necessary skills and attributes to conduct national accreditation standards.
  • Mandatory certification in order to conduct audits on behalf of the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR).

This table provides a summary of certification requirements:

Certification Requirements Knowledge Competencies Personal Attributes Skill Competencies
HVA Auditor Exemplar Global-AU, Exemplar Global-QM, Exemplar Global-HV PAAS Master® Skill examination for HVA auditors.


Scope Knowledge Competency Work Experience
NHVAS Fatigue Management Exemplar Global NHVAS-FM Minimum of two years industry experience in transport and logistics.