business consultant certification

Course Description:

Looking to differentiate yourself from the competition in the field of consulting? Build brand recognition? Or learn how to navigate complex client scenarios with confidence? Consider becoming a Certified Business Consultant and leveraging your skills and experience to help organizations solve their problems and improve their competitive position.

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Business Consultant Certification

Course Instructed By: Prof. Barry Shore PhD, UNH

Accreditations: SSGI has been reviewed and approved as a Project Management Institute (PMI®) ATP, Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM®) Recertification Provider, and Continuing Professional Development (CPD®) accredited member.

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Program Specs:
Average Completion Time: 1-2 Weeks (20 hours)
100% Online & Self-Paced Training Included
 Business Consultant Certification Exam Included
Qualifies for 20 pre-approved PMI PDUs
Lifetime Access. No Expiration

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Top-Rated Training & Certification Provider

Limited Time Offer: $499

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SSGI Business Consultant Certification is Trusted By Academia, Government and Industry

SSGI is Industry Recognized and Trusted by Customers in Over 90 Countries.

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The organizations listed above have purchased directly or had employees enrolled into our programs.

Why Get Business Consultant Certification?

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Certification Program Developed by: Barry Shore PhD. Industry Acclaimed Consulting Expert & Master Black Belt, Prof. Emeritus University of New Hampshire, Co-Founder SSGI

Stand Out. Build Brand Authority. Learn Skills to Accelerate your Consulting Career.

Learn from an Acclaimed Professor, Consultant & Business Founder


Take your Business Consulting career to the next level by earning certification from an award-winning educator boasting over 40 years’ of academic and consulting experience with global companies.

Dr. Shore has written over 100 papers published in leading scholarly journals, books published by McGraw Hill book Company, and is an award winning author for his book on operations management. He has consulted at many of the top organizations throughout the world including Samsung, Westinghouse, Chase Manhattan Bank, Timberland, United States Navy, Deutsche Telecom (Germany) and Doosan Heavy Industries (South Korea).

The SSGI Business Consultant Certification validates expertise, enhancing credibility and marketability in a competitive industry. It proves a commitment to excellence, providing comprehensive training and skill development essential for guiding organizations effectively. Ultimately, certification opens doors to diverse opportunities, allowing for impactful contributions and professional advancement in the consultancy realm.

Become Professionally Certified

SSGI Business Consultant Certification

Convenient online learning to meet your busy schedule and provide you with the necessary knowledge to excel in the field of consulting. Pass the included examination to receive an official SSGI Business Consultant Certification.

Build Authority for your Brand

SSGI Certified Business ConsultantEarn the valuable endorsement of SSGI Certified Business Consultant. Showcase this badge of approval on your resume, website, email handle and share with potential clients to maximize your brand.

Open New Opportunities


Inc. 5000 SSGI

As an Inc 5000 company we certify professionals working for leading organizations across the globe. When you earn an SSGI Certification, you can be assured that it’s industry trusted and backed by our founder Dr. Shore who’s an acclaimed expert in the field of Process Improvement with over 40 years’ experience.

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Certified Business Consultant Course

How it Works

View our simple 3-step process below.
Your purchase includes online training and access to the Business Consultant certification exam.

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Business Consultant Certification Course Overview

Business Consulting Certification is 100% online, self-paced, mobile friendly and hosted on a learning management platform. There are no required software applications or additional training materials needed.

Consider becoming a certified business consultant and leveraging your skills and experience to help organizations solve their problems and improve their competitive position. SSGI offers an online consulting course that can be taken at your convenience and covers the essential skills you will need to succeed. The topics in the course range from developing a brand to data collection, resistance to change, and managing the transition from old ways to new ones. It draws from the latest literature and prepares you to not only become a productive consultant but to use the tools that will add value to your clients. Upon completion of the course, take the exam to become a fully certified consultant.

Course Topics: Consulting process, consulting skills, creating a brand, client fees and responsibilities, resolving conflicts, collecting data, experimentation, data visualization, quality management and control, hypothesis testing, managing client teams, managing transitions, managing projects, scrum, Ai integration, ethics, maintaining long-term client relationships and more. 


*SSGI is a PMI® (Project Management Institute) Authorized Training Partner (ATP) and a SHRM® (Society for Human Resource Management) Recertification provider. Upon completion of the program you will be able to claim PDUs and PDCs.

Course Completion Time

Est. completion time: 1-2 weeks (20 hours)

There is no time restriction as the program will not expire (you will have lifetime access).

Online training is self-paced and can be completed on your own time.

What are the Benefits of Business Consultant Certification?

Obtaining a consultant certification offers a range of significant benefits:

  1. Credibility: Certification adds credibility and establishes a level of trust among clients and employers. It demonstrates a commitment to professional development and signifies expertise in the field.
  2. Competitive Edge: With the consultancy market becoming increasingly competitive, having a certification sets individuals apart from others, making them more appealing to potential clients or employers.
  3. Skill Enhancement: Certification programs often offer comprehensive training, allowing you to broaden and deepen your skill set in specific areas of consulting.
  4. Client Trust: Certified consultants are often perceived as more trustworthy and reliable, leading to stronger client relationships and increased trust.
  5. Career Advancement: It can lead to better job prospects, promotions, or opportunities to venture into new consulting specialties or industries.
  6. Industry Recognition: Certification signifies your commitment to professional standards and is recognized within the industry, opening doors for networking and collaboration opportunities.
  7. Professional Development: Certification programs often include continuing education, keeping you updated with the latest industry trends, tools, and best practices.

Overall, consultant certification offers a pathway to both personal and professional growth, positioning you as a competent and reputable consultant in your field.

Business Consultant Certification

Certification Details

Business Consultant Certification Exam (Included in Purchase)

Exam: 100 multiple choice & true/false questions.
Passing Score: 75%
Retakes: Unlimited retakes at no additional fee.
How to Take Exam: Online, at your own convenience, 2-hour time limit.
Re-Certification/Renewal: Not needed, certification has lifetime value.

SSGI Certification/Exam is included in the package. No additional testing fee.

Test can be taken online at your own convenience. You do not need to go to an exam center. If you fail to pass the exam, you will have unlimited retakes for no additional fee. By passing the exam you will receive an official Business Consulting Certification and ID license number.

What You Will Receive:

  • Business Consultant Certification
  • Verifiable ID License Number
  • Digitally Hosted Credentials – Attach to LinkedIn

Globally-Recognized and Industry-Trusted Business Consultant Certification.

Business Consulting Certification from SSGI will help you stand out from the competition, open new career opportunities and increase your salary. Our organization trains and certifies employees from top companies around the world such as Walmart, Deloitte, Nintendo, Fedex and Tesla.

Instructor & Course Developer

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Barry Shore, Peter T. Paul School of Business, University of New Hampshire.

With over 40 years’ experience in industry and teaching, Professor Shore has earned a reputation as one of the leading authorities in Agile, Six Sigma and Project Management. His pioneering work in in these fields dates back to General Electric and later Hewlett Packard.

Dr. Shore has written over 100 peer reviewed papers published in leading scholarly journals, four books published by McGraw Hill book Company and Holt, Rinehart and Winston, and hundreds of articles in trade publications. McGraw Hill honored him as a prize winning author for his book on operations management.

He has consulted at many of the top organizations throughout the world including Westinghouse, Chase Manhattan Bank, Timberland, United States Navy, Deutsche Telecom (Germany) and Doosan Heavy Industries (South Korea).

Learn more about Dr. Barry Shore here: SSGI Founder

Satisfaction Guarantee

SSGI allows for full refunds within 24 hours of your purchase, if you are not satisfied.*

If for any reason you do not feel like the program is the right fit for you, we will gladly issue you a full refund if your purchase was made within the past 24 hours.

* Course must not be completed.
* Certification exam must not be attempted.

Enrollment Fee

Fee: $499

Enrollment includes training and certification/exam.

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Certified Business Consultant Program

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SSGI is an approved PMI ® ATP. PMI® is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

$499 (includes Training & Certification).

Course developed & instructed by globally acclaimed Professor, Barry Shore, University of New Hampshire.

Fully online, self-paced, lifetime access (does not expire).

 20 PDUs – Preapproved by PMI.

Accessible via computer, tablet and mobile devices.

Certification exam included (taken online – unlimited attempts).

 Certified approval badge included (Share for brand promotion).

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You Will Receive an Official Business Consultant Certification

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