Enhance your standards expertise with the NBN Academy

Management standards cover subjects such as quality, safety, the environment, sustainability, data protection, risk management, project management, outsourcing and facility management. Do you want to sharpen your expertise in one or more domains? Then you are at the right place at the NBN Academy. Moreover, the NBN Academy also offers learning programs at a competitive price on the following themes.

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Why follow a training at the NBN Academy?

  • As the only Belgian member of ISO and CEN, NBN is at the source for everything concerning standards. You will always be the first to know about the latest developments.
  • The NBN Academy lecturers are experts in standards committees. They often help develop ISO management standards and can teach you how to apply a standard first-hand.


Meet the experts: the NBN Academy lecturers

Peter Blokland

Peter Blokland is affiliated with the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) and the University of Antwerp. He specializes in risk management according to the ISO 31000 standard and gives several courses on this at the NBN Academy.

Lloyd's Register

Lloyd's Register is a leading provider of certification, verification and training management systems recognized by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS). Their team consists of around 20 specialists. They have a lot of practical experience with management systems: they are experienced auditors and trainers. The NBN cooperates with them for various internal and lead auditor training courses.

Joerdi Roels

Joerdi Roels is a Lead Auditor and standards expert at Quess. He guides organizations in the implementation and optimization of management systems according to ISO 14001, ISO 9001, ISO 45001 and ISO 26000. He has more than 20 years of experience in the world of standards and standardisation.

Lieven Snauwaert

Lieven Snauwaert is an independent consultant for quality management systems. He is an expert in ISO 9001, ISO 17025 and IATF 16949 and provides training on these standards at the NBN Academy.

Heidi Vandenhende

Heidi Vandenhende is an external lead auditor and trainer at Bureau Veritas Certification (BVC) and teaches at the HoGent. She also gives training courses at the NBN Academy on management systems. Her specializations are ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 26000 and ISO 45001.

Bob Van Doorsselaere

Bob Van Doorsselaere has been working at SGS for almost 20 years, where he fulfills the role of QHSE Manager Benelux. At the NBN Academy he is responsible for the ISO/IEC 17025 courses.