Becoming certified can ensure you stand out and become the professional of choice in your field. Let them know immediately that you're one of the best through certification. We certify numerous professionals including professors and teachers; health, life, and executive coaches; wellness and nutrition professionals; and spiritual practitioners.
Accreditation of your course can let your customers and students know you offer the highest quality instruction and truly care about their learning. We accredit online and face-to-face courses and training in fields operating in service to others, such as education, health, wellness, and spirituality/faith.
Operating an accredited school or organization will set you apart and is often the distinction your prospective students and clients seek for quality assurance. We offer accreditation to schools, not-for-profit organizations, and for-profit organizations dedicated to education, health, wellness, and faith.
Once you have accreditation and/or certification, you can add the designation and badge next to your name on your marketing materials and social media accounts.
Becoming accredited or certified tells the world you have gone through a third-party quality assurance process and met high standards of compliance. Accreditation and certification make a difference!
Clients and prospective customers look for ways to know you offer just what you say you do. Accreditation and certification is the answer. Accredited courses and certified professionals signify a high standard and third-party assurance.
We serve professionals and organizations that serve others.
We highlight the expertise of professionals who deserve to be set apart, and we actively work to raise the respect for professionals and organizations demonstrating high standards and ethics in the fields of health, wellness, education, and spirituality/faith
We exist to support individuals and small organizations in meeting their goals to help others. We believe there are amazing people doing amazing things, and we want to help highlight their work through accreditation and certification.
We believe that success comes out of passion for what one is doing. We are passionate about our work to recognize and celebrate others, and we love learning about and sharing their passions.
We are committed to excellence--our own and that of others. We seek to be our best, help others achieve their best, and then endorse that great work with accreditation and certification.
Building trust is paramount to us, so we operate with the same ethics we expect our clients to, that means we start with a commitment to truth and value as the foundation for the rest of our ethical behavior.
Ethics is dependent upon transparency, and we are transparent with each other and our clients. You will easily find on our website the requirements for accreditation and certification as well as our fees.
We treat others with respect and kindness--even when we disagree. We also throw in a good amount of laughter. Happiness makes everything better, so we choose happiness and kindness.
Accreditation of a course, program, or organization is a process to ensure the curriculum is sound, relevant, differentiated, and delivered appropriately. At IAA we also make sure courses are under continuous evaluation and improvement. Certification is a process to verify that someone has the knowledge, experience, and credentials to practice in their discipline. At IAA we also make sure they understand the importance of ethical and professional behavior.
We are committed to helping individuals and organizations be the best they can be and help others do the same. Our accreditation and certification evaluators are experts in their fields, including having doctorates where necessary. They are professors, authors, presenters, and consummate professionals.
You will find that accreditation and certification are valued by most people. Clients want to know a third party has evaluated you, your course, or your organization and found high standards. If you are trying to meet a particular qualification in your organization, jurisdiction, or country, you need to reach out directly to them to see if our criteria and standards meet their expectations.
Our processes are transparent, robust and meaningful. Certification is easily attainable by those who know their subject matter and operate with professionalism. If you fall short in missing our standards, you have the opportunity to improve and return to try again with only a minimal review fee. Visit our Certification Steps page for specifics.
Our processes are transparent, robust and meaningful. Our accreditation is easily attainable by those offering quality with a commitment to students and clients. If you fall short in missing our standards, you have the opportunity to improve and return to try again with only a minimal review fee. Visit our Accreditation Steps page for specifics.
Our accreditation applications include knowledge on best practices, industry standards, ethical behavior, professionalism, and client/student engagement.
Our certification applicaitons include knowledge on ethics, professionalism, subject matter expertise, and industry standards.
To be certified or have your course accredited, you need to fill out a short application (built as a course to help inform and guide you along the way) and pass quizzes within the application. The application and quizzes are not timed, so how long the process takes is up to you and your preparedness.
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Yes. If you want a quality American-based international credential for yourself, your course, or your organization, we are what you are looking for. Drop us a line if you have questions.
You can say (verbally or in writing) "The organization (or course) is IAA Accredited," or "The organization (or course) is accredited by the International Accreditation Association." You can use IAA and International Accreditation Association interchangeably. You can add the tagline "An American-based International accrediting and certifying body." When your course or organization becomes accredited, we provide you with both a certificate and a badge!
You can say (verbally or in writing) that you are "IAA Certified," or "Certified by the International Accreditation Association." You can use IAA and International Accreditation Association interchangeably. You can add the tagline "An American-based International Accrediting and Certifying Body." When you become certified, we provide you with both a certificate and a badge!
We are built on trust and attestation, similar to how many states approve organizations and how many professions certify their professionals and continuing education.
IAA does not certify or accredit schools or colleges that take Title IV funds from the U.S. government, so we do not fall under the jurisdiction of the respecitve agencies. But even so, we meet high standards of operations, and our certification and accreditation standards are robust.