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UL technical expertise, project management and certification testing capabilities will assist you in meeting Global Certification Forum (GCF) and PCS Type Certification Review Board (PTCRB) requirements for your cellular device.

We will make it efficient, straightforward and cost-effective to gain GCF and PTCRB Certification.

UL offers:

Global Reach – testing and certification in most markets

Pre-certification Testing – to identify potential non-compliances

Tailored Testing Solutions – enhanced process efficiency and streamlined testing cycles

Rapid and Responsive – flexible working schedules helps you to meet even the tightest deadlines

Why is GCF/PTCRB Compliance Important?

Manufacturers need to obtain GCF and PTCRB certifications for their cellular mobile devices before market launch. The GCF and PTCRB are network operator founded organizations established to create third party cellular mobile device certification to ensure that a device meets a minimum set of requirements established by the members. Our extensive range of wireless testing services covers all 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) cellular technologies including GERAN (GSM Edge Radio Access Network), UTRA (Universal Terrestrial Radio Access) & Evolved Universal Terrestrial Radio Access (E-UTRA).

Worldwide Accreditation

With one of the world’s most complete testing facilities, we cover markets in North America, Canada, Europe and Asia.

UL is:

  • Global Certification Forum (GCF) observer member
  • GCF Recognized Test Organization (RTO)
  • PTCRB associated test laboratory
  • AT&T Mobile Broadband Accelerator (MBA) laboratory

Complete All-In-One Support

Rely on UL for full support on your GCF and PTCRB certification needs. Our experienced engineers will help you identify and address any non-compliance issues prior to certification testing. This will in turn help you reduce cost and time to market.

Global Presence, Local Service

Our global presence lets us deliver local expertise in the local language across your target markets. And with our Global Market Access program, you can seamlessly combine your cellular testing with other UL services —including product safety certification for the UL Mark.

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