1.1 In developing this program, a number of guiding principles have been followed. The program must:
2.1 General operating characteristics of the program include:
3.1 An Applicant for an HMI-Certified License must contact the Managing Executive of HMI who shall:
3.2 An Applicant shall prepare an electronic Submittal Package for each product or product family of like design containing the following:
4.1 HMI-Certified Licensees may display evidence of qualified products being HMI-Certified as follows:
5.1 The technical file for each product or product family of like design that is HMI Certified shall include the following items:
The following terms, phrases and words may apply to HMI Certified:
Review the HMI Bylaws (79 kb) for eligibility. Applicants must be HMI Member-eligible, although there is no requirement for HMI Membership.
For each product or product family of like design, complete the
HMI - Certified Declaration of Conformity - Technical (29 kb) and the
HMI Certified Declaration of Conformity - Service and Support (29 kb) and submit them via email to the HMI Managing Director.
HMI Staff will carefully review all documentation and will arrange telephone interviews with all document signitories to validate the application process.
Upon receipt of the Application Fee ($5,000.00 USD), HMI Staff will forward a letter conferring the HMI - Certified status on the product(s) submitted including the HMI - Certified License Agreement and HMI - Certified Logo Guidelines which includes permitted logo useage and printing instructions. Certifications will be posted to www.hmicertified.org for public review.