Welcome to DQS Academy

As the training arm of DQS Holding GmbH, headquartered in Frankfurt, DQS Academy is an integral part of the larger global DQS Group’s corporate structure – a prominent global force in delivering assessments and certifications for an extensive range of management systems and processes across diverse industries and organisations.

DQS Academy Is An An Accredited Training Provider 

DQS Academy embodies the same dedication and commitment to customer-centric service excellence that defines our certification division. As an accredited training provider, we offer a comprehensive array of courses and training programs tailored to various proficiency levels. Our primary training courses are focused on ISO standards compliance and certification training, particularly for standards such as ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, ISO 27001, and many others. With a specific emphasis on internal auditing, occupational health and safety, and quality systems management, DQS Academy empowers both individuals and organisations in Sub-Saharan Africa to excel in achieving ISO standards compliance, thereby facilitating the path toward successful certification.

About DQS Academy

At DQS Academy, we offer an extensive range of comprehensive training programs that cover a wide range of topics, ensuring a holistic understanding of ISO standards and compliance. Our curriculum covers a broad range of international and local standards and regulations, but we have a strategic focus on ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, and ISO 27001 (i.e., the SHEQ range). Our training provides an in-depth exploration of these standards, fostering a thorough comprehension of their implications and significance. Moreover, our comprehensive training modules encompass quality systems management, equipping you with the necessary skills and tools to navigate the intricacies of quality control and assurance.

DQS Academy is your gateway to a world of knowledge and expertise in ISO standards, compliance management, and quality systems – particularly in South Africa and the broader Sub-Saharan Africa. Our meticulously designed courses provide a comprehensive foundation, enabling you to comply with traditional ISO standards, but also to navigate the intricacies of more specialised quality management standards with confidence.

About Our Training

Our curriculum encompasses not only the theoretical aspects but also delves into the practical applications and real-world scenarios that individuals and organisations encounter. With an emphasis on ISO 9001’s meaning, the broader standards of ISO, and the multifaceted aspects of ISO 9001 certification, we ensure that you gain a comprehensive perspective. From foundational quality management courses to specialised auditor courses, our training ensures you’re well-prepared to implement systems ensuring ISO 9001 compliance.

We also recognise the importance of compliance management and food safety courses in today’s world. Our training includes meticulous exploration of compliance requirements and how to effectively manage them, ensuring that your organisation operates within the stipulated regulatory frameworks. Our food safety courses provide insight into the intricacies of food safety standards and regulations, enabling you to safeguard both consumers and your organisation’s reputation.

Furthermore, our risk and compliance courses provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills to proactively address modern challenges in various industries. With a focus on health and safety course requirements, our training equips you to create and maintain safe work environments, fostering a culture of well-being and risk mitigation.

In addition to these foundational courses, our training encompasses ISO certification training in South Africa, ISO 22301‘s implications for business continuity, and the crucial ISO 27001 certification for information security management. Our curriculum includes comprehensive auditing compliance training, ensuring you possess the expertise to effectively audit and assess compliance across diverse domains.

We understand that each sector has unique requirements and intricacies. Therefore, our training modules are tailored to specific sectors, ensuring that you receive the most relevant and practical insights – ranging from new ISO 14001 requirements for environmental management to the complexities of ISO 45001’s revised occupational health and safety standards.

We offer various training options as well – including in-house training, workshops, virtual-instructor-led training, or classroom-based training.

After successfully completing training – participants receive a certificate from DQS Academy – an accredited training provider – acknowledging that they have completed the training.

We provide in-depth insight into ISO certification and ISO compliance training, internal auditing processes, lead auditing as well as a path on how to become a lead auditor, and the various significance and importance behind each standard. You can explore topics ranging from risk management to health and safety, ensuring your readiness to address modern challenges.

DQS Academy offers more than education; our ISO training can cultivate future leaders. Through our internal auditor courses and lead auditor training, you’re positioned to steer the complexities of auditing management systems with proficiency.

With our comprehensive and customised ISO training programs and learning courses – we can help you ensure compliance and implementation of management systems that boost customer trust in your organisation, as well as enhance your reputation. DQS Academy caters to diverse regions and industries, of any sized organisation including small to medium and very large enterprises.

Ranging from ISO 14001’s environmental auditing, ISO 9001’s quality assurance, or ISO 45001’s occupational health and safety, our expert and comprehensive training can equip you and your organisation with the skills you need.

Our seasoned trainers bring a wealth of experience to the table, delivering value-added instruction across a spectrum of business-focused ISO standards. These cover anything from introductory overview, implementation and facilitation guidance, or internal and lead audit expertise. We provide the level of competence that you require to seamlessly integrate ISO standards into your business operations.

Introducing DQS Academy Online

Our commitment to your growth extends beyond traditional learning. We offer a range of comprehensive online learning courses which offer a diverse range of e-learning options.

Browse Our New E-Learning Range and Learn at Your Own Pace!

Our E-Learning Portal offers a range of courses that are dynamic to fit your schedule and learning preferences – allowing you to develop and learn new professional skills at your own pace and access a wealth of knowledge from anywhere in the world.

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