Bringing the Ocean to Society
9 May 2018
UNESCO-IODE has achieved ISO 29990 certification
The achievement will help to further improve the quality of their learning services for non-formal education and training.

UNESCO-IODE has achieved the ISO 29990 certification having fulfilled the requirements of the International Standard after an on-site assessment by the certification body. This certification is in recognition of the learning opportunities offered by IODE and the high standard of quality learning services delivered.

ISO 29990 - Learning services for non-formal education and training – is the international standard which focuses directly on the quality of the learning services. It provides the basis for a management system geared specifically to training and the continuous improvement of the management system, the processes and the services.

Mr Greg Reed, the IODE Quality Manager explained “This is an internationally-recognised Certification that will help to improve our ability to consistently provide quality learning services to meet the needs of IOC Member States. We are all proud of this achievement”. IODE is committed to maintain and continuously improve its management system and to provide excellence in specialist training to support all IOC programmes.