ISO Certifications for Education and Training

Are you interested in enhancing the quality of your educational institution and showcasing your dedication to excellence? The International Association for Quality Assurance of Pre-Tertiary and Higher Education (QAHE) is here to assist you in achieving your objectives through AQS (UK)'s ISO certification for Education and Training. AQS, UK is a reputable and independent certification body with a strong track record. Once an organization obtains certification, they are authorized to exhibit the appropriate AQS logo on their promotional materials.

At QAHE, we are deeply committed to promoting quality education and ensuring that educational institutions meet international standards. Our partnership with AQS offers an ISO certification specifically tailored for educational institutions. This certification program aims to support education providers in demonstrating their unwavering commitment to quality and recognizing those institutions that have attained excellence in their operations and services.

By pursuing AQS ISO certification, your institution can exhibit its dedication to providing high-quality education, which will enhance its reputation and instill confidence in students, parents, and stakeholders. This certification demonstrates your institution's adherence to rigorous standards and best practices, ensuring that your educational programs and services are of the highest caliber.

QAHE and AQS will guide you through the certification process, which involves a comprehensive evaluation of your institution's systems, processes, and educational delivery. Our expert assessors will examine various aspects, including curriculum development, teaching methodologies, student support services, and administrative functions, to ensure that your institution meets the stringent criteria set forth by the ISO certification.

By achieving AQS ISO certification, you will join a distinguished group of educational institutions that have demonstrated their commitment to excellence. This certification not only differentiates your institution from others but also opens doors to collaboration and recognition on a global scale.

Investing in AQS ISO certification through QAHE is an investment in the future of your educational institution. It is a testament to your unwavering dedication to quality education and a catalyst for continuous improvement.

Contact us today to learn more about how QAHE and AQS can support your institution in obtaining ISO certifications and elevating the standards of education you provide.

Together, let us embark on a journey towards excellence in education.


By achieving ISO certification, you can benefit from

  • Improved quality management systems
  • Improved Quality and Efficiency: ISO certifications promote a culture of continuous improvement, helping your institution refine its processes, enhance efficiency, and deliver exceptional educational services.
  • Enhanced Credibility: ISO certifications are globally recognized symbols of excellence. They enhance your institution's credibility and reputation, instilling confidence in students, parents, stakeholders, and partners.
  • Increased Competitiveness: ISO certifications provide a competitive edge, differentiating your institution from others in the education landscape. They demonstrate your institution's commitment to meeting and exceeding industry standards.
  • Expanded Opportunities: ISO certifications open doors to new opportunities, collaborations, and partnerships. They enhance your institution's visibility and attract students and stakeholders who value quality and excellence.


AQS ISO certification covers a range of areas, including quality management, environmental management, occupational health and safety management, educational organizations, education and training, and information security management. We also offer customized certification programs to meet the specific needs of your institution.




ISO Certifications: Elevating Educational Excellence

Welcome to our ISO certifications page, where we proudly showcase our commitment to excellence in education and learning services. We understand the importance of upholding high standards, and that is why we offer internationally recognized ISO certifications to accredited institutions like yours. These certifications provide a testament to your institution's dedication to quality, effective management systems, and continuous improvement.

Relevant ISO Certifications:

ISO 29995:2021 - Education and Learning Services: This certification recognizes your institution's commitment to delivering exceptional education and learning experiences. It demonstrates your adherence to rigorous standards in curriculum development, instructional delivery, and student support services.

ISO 29990:2010 - Learning Services for Non-Formal Education and Training: By obtaining this certification, your institution showcases its proficiency in providing non-formal education and training programs. It verifies that your institution follows best practices in designing, delivering, and evaluating non-formal learning experiences.

ISO 29993:2017 - Learning Services Outside Formal Education: This certification acknowledges your institution's excellence in delivering learning services outside the formal education system. It validates your institution's ability to provide high-quality educational programs tailored to meet the diverse needs of learners in various contexts.

ISO 21001:2018 - Management Systems for Educational Organizations: This certification recognizes your institution's effective management systems, emphasizing a student-centered approach to education. It showcases your institution's commitment to continuous improvement, stakeholder engagement, and providing a conducive learning environment.

ISO 9001:2015 - Quality Management Systems: By achieving this certification, your institution demonstrates its commitment to quality across all aspects of its operations. It verifies that your institution has implemented robust quality management systems to consistently deliver superior educational experiences.

ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 36 Information technology for learning, education, and training certification: This certification emphasizes a provider's compliance with international standards for technology-enabled learning solutions. It showcases the provider's commitment to delivering exceptional online learning experiences that meet rigorous quality standards.

ISO/IEC 40180:2017 IT for Learning, Education, and Training: ISO/IEC 40180 provides the fundamentals and reference framework for quality assurance, quality management, and quality improvement in IT-enhanced learning, education, and training (commonly known as E-Learning). This certification focuses on ensuring quality throughout the entire e-learning process, from content development to learner assessment.

ISO 29994:2021 Education and learning services: Requirements for distance learning: ISO 29994 sets specific requirements for distance education, promoting transparency and instilling confidence in learners. By obtaining ISO 29994 Certification, institutions empower students to choose degrees and areas of expertise confidently, knowing they are receiving a quality education.

Digital Certifications and Recognition:

All ISO certifications will be provided in digital format, ensuring convenience and ease of verification. Your institution will be listed under its institutional profile on our List of Accredited Institutions and our ISO Certification listing page. Additionally, we will announce the news of your institution's ISO certifications on our QAHE website news section and the QAHE page news, providing further recognition and visibility for your accomplishment.

Take the Next Step:

Elevate your institution's standing in the education sector by obtaining internationally recognized ISO certifications. Showcase your commitment to excellence, quality, and effective management systems. Join our esteemed community of ISO-certified institutions and unlock new opportunities for growth and success.

Together, let's raise the bar of educational excellence through ISO certifications!

By implementing ISO Certifications, educational institutions and training companies can

  • Improve the quality of education and training: By implementing a quality management system, institutions and companies can ensure that their programs are designed to meet the needs of learners, are effective in achieving learning objectives, and are continuously evaluated and improved.
  • Enhance learner satisfaction: With a focus on meeting the needs of learners, institutions and companies can improve learner satisfaction and retention rates, leading to greater success and higher levels of achievement.
  • Build reputation and credibility: Accreditation with ISO 29990 or 21001 demonstrates an institution’s commitment to quality and excellence, which can enhance its reputation and credibility in the education and training industry.
  • Increase efficiency and reduce costs: By implementing a quality management system, institutions and companies can streamline processes and reduce costs associated with errors, rework, and inefficient practices.


To apply for ISO certification with QAHE, please complete the application form enclosed. Our team of experts will then work with you to develop a certification plan that meets your institution’s needs and requirements. If you are found eligible based on our preliminary review, the fee is US$300-500 (for QAHE-accredited institutions ONLY) depends on the ISO Certifications you are looking for.

Don’t miss this opportunity to improve the quality of your education institution and demonstrate your commitment to excellence. Apply for AQS ISO certification with QAHE today. Please download the Application Form and return to us at accreditation@qahe.org if you are interested to proceed.

International Association for Quality Assurance in Pre-tertiary and Higher Education (QAHE) is an ISO 17011:2017 certified independent and non-governmental Accrediting Agency which is duly recognized by Council on International Higher Education Supervision (CONIES) Austria, Public Foundation Independent Accreditation Agency “BILIM-STANDARD”, AAEPO of Kyrgyz Republic, Russian Register, Higher Education Council of Syria and EdNet of Kyrgyz Republic . Up to now, QAHE has accredited more than 90 institutions at affordable fee with more than 30 strategic partners worldwide. If you are not yet one of us, please Apply Online now.

List of QAHE Accredited Institutions with AQS ISO Certifications

Kowloon Natural Energy Workshop ISO 9001:2015
McKinsey Business University ISO 45001:2018
The Asia Pacific School of Business ISO 9001:2015
ISO 21001:2018
ISO 29990:2010
ISO 29995:2021
Word of God Seminary NPC ISO 9001:2015
World Academy for Research and Development ISO 17024:2012
ISO 30414
American Management School ISO 21001:2018
Conley University ISO 9001:2015
ISO 45001:2018
Jonata Casini SRLS ISO 27001: 2013 ISMS
Ceylon Campus Kuliyapitiya (Pvt) Ltd ISO 9001:2015
New Jersey International Open University ISO 21001 : 2018 EOMS
Auream Phoenix University for Women ISO 9001:2015
ISO 29990:2010
European Quality Training & Management Consultancy ISO 9001:2015
C.I.C.A. International University & Seminary ISO 9001:2015
ISO 29990:2010
ISO 29995:2021
ISO 21001:2018
ISO 29993:2017
Zaytoonah International University ISO 21001:2018
European Institute of Management & Technology ISO/IEC 40180:2017
Purpose Zeal Academy ISO 9001 : 2015 QMS
ISO 29990 : 2010 LSMS
REMA Medical Technologies ISO 9001 : 2015 QMS
One Way International Theological Seminary (OWITS) ISO 29993:2017
East Bridge University ISO 29995:2021
Highstone International University ISO 21001 : 2018
PhilbeautiQ International Academy ISO 29995:2021
Swiss Information and Management Institute ISO 21001:2018