Global Certifications

For Makers and Hardware Startups

Find the regulatory path to legally bring your product to market in the US (FCC), Europe (CE) and beyond...

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Format                Price
Kindle + PDF        $32.00

Note: You receive both formats


This is an essential reference guide for makers and hardware companies who intend to launch an electronic product at some point. As well as giving step by step instructions for getting FCC and CE approvals, it also outlines the many types of certifications that can apply to electronic products around the world.

The eBook answers some of the most common problems that makers and hardware companies face when it comes to launching their product, such as:

The eBook Contains:

  • A top level overview of testing types
  • Step by step processes for getting FCC and CE compliance
  • How to work out what standards apply
  • How to take advantage of FCC and CE exemptions
  • Rules for selling kits
  • How to select the best 3rd party test lab
  • Implications for open source hardware and software
  • Labeling requirements
  • Pre-compliance options
  • What are the pros and cons of wireless modules?

While focusing on EMC and RF certifications, because they apply almost universally around the world, it also gives an overview of how to determine whether other certifications (safety, SAR, environmental, proprietary) apply and how to go about getting them.

A must have for every technology maker and hardware startup!

File types:

With your download, you will receive the eBook in both PDF and Kindle (.mobi) formats.



Wow. Andy, this is awesome! I don't know of a single hardware startup that I won't recommend referencing your book to once it comes time to plan for certifications. Well done!