Compliance & Product Regulatory ApproVals

Mandatory dates for security testing of Wi-Fi CPE & IP Router under MTCTE.

We are getting near to the mandatory dates for security testing of Wi-Fi CPE & IP Router under MTCTE. A lot of manufacturers have shown a good response by starting early to check if their product meets the NCCS requirements. Pre-compliance testing is available for manufacturers to verify where their product stands in terms of Network & Cyber […]

EAEU will introduce smartphones and laptop marking 

The proposal of the Eurasian Economic Commission Council to identify telephone sets and portable computer equipment weighing up to 10 kg with marking measures will take effect on November 9, in compliance with the regulation specified in Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Decision No. 110, dated September 27, 2023.  The EAEU allows member states to develop […]

IEC published new Safety standards for household appliances

To ensure safety of household appliances, IEC provides series of standards 60335 series whichcovers. General safety requirements for all appliances Requirements for specific device types   Above standards are mainly to protect against types of hazards such as electrical, mechanical,thermal, fire and radiation for appliances used in normal conditions. Here’s the link to check the […]

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