Compliance & Product Regulatory ApproVals

Adoption of ANSI C63.10-2020 and C63.25.1-2018

The following standards will be adopted by Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED):  American National Standard of Procedures for Compliance Testing of Unlicensed Wireless Devices (ANSI C63.10-2020), as amended by ANSI C63.10-2020/Cor 1-2023.  American National Standard, Validation Techniques for Radiated Emission Test Sites, 1 GHz to 18 GHz- ANSI C63.25.1-2018.  Although ANSI C63.10-2013 will […]

Flexible use of Broadband Equipment operating in the band 3450-3900MHz

RSS-192, issue 4, Flexible Use Broadband Equipment Operating in the Band 3450-3650 MHz, dated May 2020, has been replaced by RSS-192, issue 5, Flexible Use Broadband Equipment Operating in the Band 3450-3900 MHz.  The major changes are as follows:  To enable flexible application, the upper frequency range was expanded from 3650 to 3900 MHz, and […]

New changes to FCC KDB 986446 D01 Covered Equipment v01 and Rule Part 2.911(d) (7). 

New changes to FCC KDB 986446 D01 Covered Equipment v01 and Rule Part 2.911(d) (7). A Significant change where the requirements line up with ISED applications. A local in-country representative is required for all USA TCB applications. Link here: 986446 D01 Covered Equipment v01 As required by section 2.911(d)(7), the applicant must designate a contact located in […]

Guidance on Radio Standards specification RSS195

i) The notice provides guidance on the wireless communication service (WCS) for equipment’soperating in the bands 2305-2320 MHz and 2345- 2360MHZ, Issue 2. The purpose of this notice is to reiterate the standards for transmitter unwanted emissions set forth in section 5.6 of Radio Standards Specification 195 (RSS-195), Issue ii) To reduce the harmful interference […]

Praveen Rao

CEO & Technical Director, C-PRAV Group: Australia, New Zealand, India & Canada 

C-PRAV Labs & Certifications 

Professional engineering experience of 30+ years with technical and managerial skills obtained from professional degree, courses, and hands-on experience, while working with organizations and companies involved in Design & Development, Testing, Inspection, Certification and Compliance (TICC). 

Management of electrical/electronic products & systems Testing and Certifications for Global markets in Consumer, Industrial, IT, Telecom, Defence, Medical, and Automotive Industries. Overall advisory for Standards, Regulations, Testing and Certifications for Global Market Access (GMA). 

  • ISO/IEC 17025 Lab Quality Management 
  • NATA Authorised Signatory (1995 to 2000) for EMC Testing 
  • NATA & IANZ Authorised Technical Assessor (current)
  • EMI/EMC, RF/Wireless, EMR-RF Exposure/SAR 
  • NATA Technical Assessors Advisory Committee (current) 
  • Current Chair of Australian EMC National Standards Committee 
  • Member of Australian National standards committees for Safety, Radio, RF Exp/SAR 
  • Represent Australia in International Standards committees like IEC, CISPR, IEEE 
  • Member of Telecommunications Certification Body Council, USA and European REDCA