About Us

Who We Are

Global Association for Quality Management (GAQM)® is a UK (ASIC) Accredited Certification provider and is a global and an Independent Certification body with a wide experience in the certification industry, offering a comprehensive portfolio of internationally recognized certifications including Lean Six Sigma, Project Management, Certified Sales and Marketing Professional™, Business Management Professional™, Certified Cloud Computing Certifications, Premium IT Certifications, Certified Software Tester Foundation, Intermediate and Advanced level certifications, Professional Management, Data Center, Information Security Certifications and many more.

The main aim of GAQM® is to offer Quality and Internationally Accredited Training and Certification in the field of Management Science and Information Technology. We impart quality education and training in all the certifications we offer and our certifications are approved by the ASIC (Accreditation Services for International Colleges) which is at par with the Global Standards. Unlike other certification bodies we don't just ask the candidates to pass the exam, our main objective is to educate via E-Courses and Virtual Class Room sessions, followed by an exam which the candidate needs to take through ProctorU via Online Proctoring Mode which follows a stringent process of examination.

GAQM® Certification Exams will be available via GAQM's Online Proctored Testing Services (ProctorU) and via Non-Proctored Mode (Open Book Exams). Test Takers can take proctored exams online from anywhere using a webcam and an internet connection.

Partnership with ProctorU Online Proctoring service provides a credible, secure and convenient testing option for Test Takers. With ProctorU candidates schedule their exam and take it at any time and place convenient to them. Test Takers can take proctored exams online from anywhere using a webcam and an internet connection thus saving time and money.

The Certifications offered by the GAQM® are owned and governed by the GAQM®. GAQM® is an Independent Certification Body, and we as an independent certification body offer vendor neutral certifications based on the knowledge the candidate acquires. Our Certifications are Accredited, Governed and Managed by the Accreditation Services for International Colleges (ASIC). The ASIC's accreditation ensures that the Certification programs are recognized in any part of the world, thus maintaining a Global Standard for the Credentials/Certifications we offer.

GAQM® has also received the ISO certificate according to ISO 9001:2008, the quality management system of GAQM® has been audited by an independent body (ACM Limited), which has declared it compliant to the ISO 9001:2008 standard. This certification of our processes, core and non-core, testifies that our organization as a whole, whatever the levels and the roles, is oriented towards our client's optimal satisfaction.

GAQM in addition to quality management, believes that managing environment around us is as equally important, GAQM® have set up a framework to support our goals and we do dedicate ourselves to follow and develop it.

As an ISO 9001:2008 organization the GAQM® has a well designed and implemented quality management system, based on ISO 9001:2008 which provides

  • Framework for Improvements
  • Improves product reliability
  • Better process control and flow
  • Better documentation of the processes
  • Greater employee quality awareness
  • Better understanding of customer expectation

Certification on a subject is a very important part of any corporate company to analyze the skills a candidate or an employee has acquired, in general to ensure that employee has sufficient skills an Independent Certification Board plays a vital role. In the past fifteen years, there has been a great increase in the usage of certifications. More specifically, third party certifiers have become much more widely used. The idea of a third party certifying companies or an Independent Certification Body is it can give the organisations a feeling of comfort in employing the staff at the time of recruitment, knowing that an independent organization has certified and a certificate is issued to the candidate based on the relevant knowledge they have. A third party certifier or an Independent Certification Body is more in the role of motivator or advisor, showing companies what they need to change about their practices in order to recruit certified candidates. Third party certification or an Independent Certification Body are unbiased and Independent from functioning which gives any organisation a qualified staff

ASIC's accreditation also ensures that the Credentials/Certifications which the GAQM® offers will have increased acceptability around the world by the corporate sector. The Certification programs offered by the GAQM® are accepted and recognized by employers worldwide. As an Accredited Organization, the Certification offered by the GAQM® is at par with the global standards. Moreover, all of our courseware's are approved and authorized by the Accreditation Services for International Colleges (ASIC)

About the delivery of Exam

GAQM® Certification Exams will be available via GAQM® Online Proctored Testing Services (ProctorU) and via Non-Proctored Mode (Open Book Exams). Test Takers can take proctored exams online from anywhere using a webcam and an internet connection.

Partnership with ProctorU Testing provides a credible, secure and convenient testing option for Test Takers. With ProctorU candidates schedule their exam and take it at any time and place convenient to them. Test Takers can take proctored exams online from anywhere using a webcam and an internet connection thus saving time and money.

Online Proctoring involves Observing test takers online using webcams. Online proctoring is the process of monitoring a testing session electronically for suspicious behavior or violations of testing standards. Online proctoring requires a proctor supervising the administration of an exam, as well as observing a student using a webcam.

Technical requirements include Internet access, an internal or external webcam.

GAQM® Certification Exams can also be taken via GAQM® Authorised Testing Centers and GAQM® Learning Centers worldwide.

Benefits of Online Proctored Testing include:

  • Save Time
  • Save Travelling Expenses
  • Exam dates and times can be selected up to a year in advance
  • Candidates will receive a confirmation email of exam booking
  • Shorter time between registration and sitting the exam
  • If there is frequent testing, it may be simpler for a candidate to learn the material and pass the test honestly than put a lot of effort into cheating. If you have several exams, you can also compare the pictures of a candidate at each exam to reduce the chance of impersonation.
  • While test center proctors have easy access to exam content which can lead to various types of security breaches, online proctors can be restricted from viewing the exam content through the use of such technologies as secure browsers
  • All communication between proctor and candidate is electronic and can be logged, so the candidate cannot easily make an inappropriate approach during the exam.
  • Because proctors can be assigned randomly and without any geographic connection, its much less likely for the proctor and candidate to be able to pre-arrange any bad behavior.
  • Instant Exam Delivery at an added nominal price

Kindly Note:

1) Few of the Exams are non-proctored, these Exam's are open book exam's and can be taken anywhere and anytime. You only need an Internet Connectivity and a Browser for taking an Open Book Exam.

2) An "open book exam" is a test that allows you to bring the text or material you have been studying

Commitment and Recognition from GAQM

The GAQM® continually conducts research and development into new and emerging Management Certifications and methods required for major industries. This development is reflected in the certification(s) that are offered by the GAQM®

The principal certification offered by the GAQM® is Project Management and Lean Six Sigma Certifications, this certification is desired to increase the level of professionalism in the field of Project Management and Quality.

The GAQM® is an International Accredited Organization maintaining benchmark in Education and Certification it offers, GAQM® has certified over 2000 individuals across the globe. Accessible to candidates worldwide, the GAQM® Certifications has become widely accepted as a prerequisite certification for Software Testers, Project Management, Business Professional recognized by Industry Professionals, Practitioners, Corporates, and Academic Institutions.

ASIC's accredited institutes provide Employees/Candidates the assurance that they are credible and offer an education that is on a par with the global standards. In addition, they assure that the programmes GAQM® offer are accepted and recognised by employers worldwide.

Global Association for Quality Management (GAQM)® is accredited by Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges, International Institutes and Universities (ASIC). ASIC accreditation helps students and parents make a more informed choice and will also help a school, college, university, training provider or distance education provider, demonstrate to the international student body that they are a high quality institution.

ASIC is recognised by UKVI in UK, is a member of the CHEA International Quality Group (CIQG) in USA and is listed in their International Directory, is a member of the BQF (British Quality Foundation), are affiliates of ENQA (European Network for Quality Assurance) and are institutional members of EDEN (European Distance and E-Learning Network).

Internationality

The syllabus for our Certification Programs are developed by a group of international experts.

The content of the syllabus can therefore be seen as an international standard. The syllabus makes it possible to train and conduct examinations internationally at the same level.

ISO 9001:2008

GAQM® is also an ISO 9001:2008 certified International Certification Body, the Quality Management System of GAQM® has been audited by an independent body (ACM Limited) which is accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) as Accredited Certification Body. The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) is the sole national accreditation body recognised by the British government to assess the competence of organisations that provide certification, testing, inspection and calibration services.