The «Swiss Approval Academy» is offering a wide range of Training Courses aiming to Professionals' Qualifications regarding Inspection. Testing and Auditing activities.

All training courses of «Swiss Approval Academy» are subject to examination and sucessful Qualification of the attendees.  

All certificates of successful attendance, are issued exclusively by our Authorized Training Partners worlwide. 

The Network of «Swiss Approval Academy» Authorized Training Partners is subject to continous evaluation and assessment in order to guarantee the highest level of quality service, related to the programs content and training methodology of the approved courses.

Our current training programs are as following:



Non Destructive Techniques [NDT] Qualification and Certification of Persons by LEVELS

SWISS APPROVAL Network, is an official authorized Non-Destructive Testing Partner by [HSNT], as Educational and Testing Center.

H.S.N.T is member of the European Federation for Non-Destructive Testing [EFNDT] and of the World Organization for NDT [ICNDT] and accredited according to EN ISO / IEC 17024.

Training courses in Non-Destructive Testing held by the SWISS APPROVAL ACADEMY, has the approval of the HSNT, according to European standard and the International Organization for Standardization EN ISO 9712 (EN 473).

Approval conditions of SWISS APPROVAL, both as educational and testing center cover all services offered to trainees such as the logistics, the quality management system, the conduct and content of examinations, the checking and calibration of training equipment.

Certificates issued by HSNT and awarded after successful testing procedure by the SWISS APPROVAL Network, are internationally recognized.

Technical training courses and certification exams according to API, ASME, AWS and ASNT conducted by SWISS APPROVAL ACCADEMY, bear the approval of the International Educational Organization Global Training.

SWISS APPROVAL ACADEMY, organize NDT training and examination Courses World Wide, awarding International recognized LEVELS to the sucessfuly qualified persons according EN ISO 9712 (EN 473) Standard, for the following Diplomas:




IRCA Quality Management Systems, Auditor/Lead Auditor Training 

The licensed organization by IQCS Certification, Swiss Approval S.A., introduces the specialized seminar for “IRCA QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS, AUDITOR/LEAD AUDITOR TRAINING IRCA Reg. No. A18021.” 

The purpose of the seminar is to present and analyze the requirements of the standard EN ISO 9001 and to train the participants in the technical preparation and implementation of Quality Management System (QMS) inspection, according to the requirements of standard ISO 19011. Moreover, the seminar equips delegates with knowledge and skills required to perform first, second and third party audit of management systems against ISO 9001, in accordance with ISO 19011 and aims to enable delegates to solve problems and promote teamwork in order to improve effectiveness and increase the enterprise’s efficiency and reliability. On completion, successful delegates will have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Describe the purpose of a quality management system, of quality management systems standards, of management system audit and of third-party certification
  • Explain the role of an auditor to plan, conduct, report and follow up a quality management system audit in accordance with ISO 19011 (and ISO 17021 where appropriate)
  • Plan, conduct, report and follow up an audit of a quality management system to establish conformity (or otherwise) with ISO 9001 and in accordance with ISO 19011 (and ISO 17021 where appropriate).

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Management Systems Training Programs

Swiss Approval is a leading Organization in innovative and specialized training services in both formats: Distance Learning and Class Room programs. Education and Vocational Training are the main tools by which a scientist, a technician, a worker or employee learns how to retrieve and evaluate critical information, ensuring at the same time, adequacy and quality conformity of products or services.

Business Executives attending reliable and officially recognized Auditors’ training seminars (IRCA accredited ISO 22000, etc.) facilitate their efforts to develop and properly implement, operational and effective management systems. Our organization provides credible, targeted and specialized training services in various fields, such as:

  • Quality Management
  • Food Safety Management
  • Occupational Health and Safety Management
  • Environmental Management
  • Energy Management
  • Information Systems’ Security
  • Technical Security
  • Tourism Operations Management
  • Health care Operations Management


Welding Related Personnel Training Programs

Professionals, qualified to coordinate, monitor or inspect welding activities, as well as to perform welding work: For Welding Related Personnel, the knowledge requirement correlates to the appropriate IIW qualification. The Welding Related Personnel is internationally classified as follows:

  • Welding Coordination Personnel
  • Welding Inspection Personnel
  • Welders




QA/QC Related Personnel

Professionals, qualified to carry our Quality Assurance or Quality Control services or Third Party Inspection Services, specialists that execute laboratory services or interpret Non Destructive Techniques, in all kind of activities, such as Metallic Construction activities, Oil & Gas or Marine sector, In Process industries, Manufacturing, or Service industry. This category of personnel trainings, particularly involve:

  • Environmental and Sustainability Related Personnel
  • Occupational Health and Safety Personnel
  • Energy Efficiency Personnel
  • Information Security Personnel


Production, Manufacturing Services

Personnel, qualified to deliver services, manage activities, undertake or delegate responsibilities in the Production and Manufacturing sector, or technicians that, design, verify, coordinate, execute, support various activities, and/or execute maintenance and repair works.


Scientific and Technical Professionals

Professionals in the Production, Industry or Services Sector, serving as suppliers or subcontractors should follow special training and qualification standards. Swiss Approval International has developed dedicated training programs for:

  • Civil Engineering Projects’ Related Professionals
  • Building Works’Technicians and Craftsmen
  • Domestic Applications’ Technicians