For those planning training sessions or candidates intending to take an online exam during this period, we will be offering online exam sessions on December 27 and 29, as well as January 5, 2024. You can check the link to online exam events here.

PECB Trainer Certification Program

PECB is committed to ensuring that it offers quality courses that are delivered by high-caliber professional trainers. Good public speaking and general communication, interpersonal skills, and expertise in the professional field are some of the qualities that make an exemplary trainer.

The PECB brand is represented worldwide through its wide network that includes around 2,000 PECB Certified Trainers. Trainers are the face of PECB and consequently have a considerable impact on how the organization is perceived by our clients. Actions of each Trainer make a statement on how they present themselves to the clients and shall project an image that fosters confidence and trust in them and PECB as well.

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Why become a PECB Certified Trainer?

All PECB training courses worldwide are delivered by PECB Certified Trainers who go through a rigorous certification process that evaluates their knowledge, skills, experience, and competences for a given certification scheme. Any individual that meets the criteria, requirements, and prerequisites set forth in the Trainer Certification Program can become a PECB Certified Trainer.

The role of a PECB Certified Trainer is to provide trainees with the knowledge and skills to perform better in their role or position. To do so, trainers should be well-prepared and organized, stay up to date with current trends, have strong communication and interpersonal skills, and display loyalty to their trainees and PECB.

The benefits of becoming a PECB Certified Trainer are:

  • Building a profile as an expert 
  • Obtaining well-paid training mandates
  • Delivering top-quality training course materials 
  • Meeting a wide range of professionals from the same field
  • Gaining worldwide teaching opportunities
  • Increasing visibility among other trainers as a PECB Certified Trainer
  • Obtaining various benefits as per the PECB Trainer Level Scheme
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PECB Trainer Certification process

Trainer application requirements:

Each candidate needs to have the professional certificate of the respective course he/she intends to teach (ex. for being able to teach the ISO 27001 Lead Auditor Course, the trainer should have the ISO 27001 Lead Auditor Certificate - issued either by PECB or by an international recognized Certification Body).

Trainer Agreement
The trainer should read, agree, and sign the PECB Trainer Agreement. The matters below and more, must be acknowledged in the agreement.

  • Misrepresentation or unauthorized possession of PECB certificates
  • Usage of PECB Certification Mark/Logo
  • Compliance with the PECB Code of Ethics

PECB Trainer Role Introduction
A video presentation which provides a closer look about PECB services including what PECB expects from its Trainers.

A short quiz session consisting of questions entirely based on the content of the PECB Trainer Role Introduction.

A short questionnaire consisting of questions related to the previous work experience, any related experience to delivering trainings and general knowledge of ISO Standards

Trainer Demo Presentation
Demonstration of presentation and communication skills and knowledge. To be presented in English, French, Spanish or Italian.

The evaluation process can take up to 2-3 weeks and depending on the results of the evaluation, a trainer candidate can be asked to comply with additional requirements such  as: attending a training session, deliver a training session under supervision or passing an exam.


The trainer recertification process can be performed three (3) months prior/after the expiry date. If recertification has not been performed during this period of time, the trainer may be required to start the certification process from the beginning. To be able to renew the certificate, trainers are required to fulfill these requirements:

  1. PECB Certification
  2. Delivering a PECB Training Course
  3. Positive Feedback
  4. PECB Trainer Agreement

For more information, please refer to the official brochure of the PECB Trainer Certification Program .


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How to apply?

To initiate your trainer application, you need to complete the form and attach all the required documentation by using this link: Initial Trainer Eligibility Form .

If you do not have a PECB Account, please register here . Once you complete the registration, please use the PECB Account to complete the form.


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Guide for PECB Certified Trainers

The Trainer profession while an honorable one, it entails a lot of challenges and demands, including holding corresponding certificates for the courses Trainers deliver, as this is another guarantee for course participants that training sessions are delivered by Trainers who have obtained and maintain the highest level of competence, which protects our premium brand’s and Trainer’s reputation.

For more information, please refer to the Guide for PECB Certified Trainers 


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Guideline for Delivering Online Training Courses

Delivering online training courses, for an organization and a trainer, can sometimes be tiring and demanding. Improving your skills as a trainer, on the other hand, is much easier when you know where to start from, and what is required and expected by trainees.

Get to know all the necessary training skills you should have in order to transfer knowledge, and enjoy a successful career in the training industry. 

Simplify your workload and make your online training courses remarkable through the use of these guideline!

For more information, refer to the Guideline for Delivering Online Training Courses