Awarding Body

The Awarding body for Lean Six Sigma training aligned to the ISO18404:2015 international standard is the Council for Six Sigma Certification governed by Blue Lion Management Consulting Limited.

Governing the process for all Lean, Six Sigma and Lean Six Sigma Accreditation.

The Awarding body for the Improvement Apprenticeship standards are under development with the Government Organisations.

There are many terms that are used to describe the role of an organisation than designs, develops, delivers and awards the recognition of learning outcomes (knowledge, skills and/or competences) of an individual following an assessment and quality assurance process that is valued by employers, learners or stakeholders.

They are experts in developing high quality Lean Six Sigma qualifications that meet the needs of employers and learners.  The approved centre is the Council for Six Sigma Certification and governed by Blue Lion Management Consulting Limited. They ensure high quality delivery of qualifications and they carry out activity designed to assure the quality of the qualifications awarded and they also develop innovative products and services to support their learners.

Many awarding bodies (over 160) in the UK are recognised by Ofqual (for England), CCEA (for Northern Ireland), Welsh Government (for Wales) and/or SQA (for Scotland).

For many awarding bodies, recognition by one of the UK regulators will be the appropriate quality mark for their organisation. For others it might be QAA, ISO or oversight by a professional regulator as the Council for Six Sigma Certification.