Endorsement 2021-07-07T11:01:23+01:00

Global recognition for professional development training programmes and products.

We provide international recognition to employers and training providers for their professional development training programmes and products.

Eligible programmes and products may be available on the open market, be bespoke or offered as in-company training. Examples include:

  • innovative learning products
  • management development programmes
  • online learning modules
  • short course training

Endorsed programmes and products demonstrate they:

  • adhere to good practice standards in training and training delivery
  • are relevant to the needs of the industry
  • meet a wide range of essential criteria relating to quality standards and quality learning outcomes.

Endorsement assists providers in the development, enhancement and improvement of their learning programmes, products and quality management systems and helps them to achieve:

  • A competitive advantage
  • International recognition
  • Added value
  • Independent evaluation
  • Professional membership
  • Professional recognition
  • Quality standards

Endorsement provides an assurance of quality for companies and individuals and gives them confidence in their selection of:

  • Training provider
  • Training programme
  • Learning materials

Entitlements of successful accreditation includes:

  • A report detailing the panel findings
  • An endorsement certificate
  • A listing on the endorsement register
  • An endorsement logo to display on certification and marketing materials
  • Professional recognition
  • Publicity and recommendation

Endorsed Programmes

Endorsement Register

Applying for Endorsement

Essential components of an application include details and supporting evidence on:

  • The Programme / Product
  • The Organisation
  • Quality Management

The Professional Review Panel undertake the endorsement review process providing independent expert evaluation. The process does not involve a visit to the provider enabling us to offer a cost-effective quality enhancement and recognition service.

Programmes are normally endorsed for a period of two years.

To register your interest please use the form on this page.

Maria Lockwood FIH, Accreditation and Endorsement Manager
DD: +44 (0) 20 8661 4908
E: accreditation@instituteofhospitality.org