Awards & Recognition
Blue Ocean Academy believes in quality and excellence. Our relentless efforts in empowering individuals with knowledge have been rewarded throughout our journey. See our awards and accomplishments as a global leader, great employer and corporate entity that stand testimony to our uncompromised quality.
Blue Ocean was awarded the Best Workplace in UAE
Blue Ocean won the title of “Best Workplace in UAE” on March 30, 2022 at the FIVE Hotel in Palm Jumeirah. They have certainly proved yet again that it truly delivers on its employee value proposition.
Logistics Consultancy of the Year by Logistics Middle East Awards 2022.
Happy and humbled to share that Blue Ocean Corporation won an award for Highly Commended status. It is in the category of Logistics Consultancy of the Year by Logistics Middle East Awards 2022. Thanks to ITP Media Group and Logistics ME for the honour. Blue Ocean CEO, Dr. Sathya Menon remarked, “Our experts continue to play a significant role in our consultancy projects with operational support clients. They have become one of the most trusted and in-demand leading consultants in the region.”
Blue Ocean Academy achieves Superbrands status.
As a knowledge empowerment enterprise,
Blue Ocean Academy is the first recipient of the highly prestigious Superbrand status in the education as well as training sector in the UAE.
Blue Ocean Academy Certified as a Great Place to Work®
The largest knowledge empowerment enterprise in the Middle East, Blue Ocean Academy, recently attained the esteemed Great Place to Work®- Certified status. Without doubt, they have added one more feat to its glory. The certification awarded by Great Place to Work®, the global authority on workplace culture and leadership behaviour is an international hallmark of employee engagement excellency demonstrated by top companies from all over the globe. Various socio-economic challenges have shaken several top-notch organizations during this time. It was certainly a big triumph for brands to achieve the Great Place to Work® certification.
MEA Markets UAE Business Awards 2021- Most Trusted Corporate Training Consultancy – Dubai)
Blue Ocean Academy became the ‘Most Trusted Corporate Consultancy-Dubai in the UAE Business Awards 2021. In addition to, MEA Markets magazine conducted this event. This awards programme honours the businesses and individuals that innovate and has helped to establish the UAE. The UAE is established as a global knowledge hub and evidently the top destination for new initiatives. Through these awards, MEA Markets definitely celebrates the best firms, teams and individuals who have worked relentlessly throughout the year. They certainly offer the best products and services in one of the most prosperous and significant business regions in the world.
Logistics Middle East Awards 2021 – Corporate Social Responsibility of the Year Finalist
Blue Ocean Academy was a finalist at the Logistics and Middle East Awards 2021. It’s in the “Corporate Social Responsibility of the Year” category. The Logistics and Middle East Awards recognized the achievements and resilience of businesses that went above and beyond during the crisis. Blue Ocean was shortlisted for its sincere efforts in helping individuals learn and thrive in tough times through several free training initiatives.
Aviation Business Awards 2020 Pride of Aviation Award Finalist
The 𝐁𝐥𝐮𝐞 𝐎𝐜𝐞𝐚𝐧 𝐀𝐜𝐚𝐝𝐞𝐦𝐲 earned yet another achievement for its remarkable efforts in providing aviation training even during the tough times. Blue Ocean became the 𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐝𝐞 𝐨𝐟 𝐀𝐯𝐢𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐀𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝 𝐅𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐬𝐭 𝐢𝐧 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐀𝐯𝐢𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐁𝐮𝐬𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐬𝐬 𝐀𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝𝐬 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟎. Moreover, the finalists were chosen as they demonstrated extreme steadfastness in the face of an unprecedented crisis.
Dr Sathya Menon (CEO of Blue Ocean Academy) honoured with CIPS Fellowship - 2020
The CEO of Blue Ocean Academy, Dr. Sathya Menon, was recognized as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (FCIPS). It is the highest grade of Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) membership. With this esteemed qualification from CIPS, the UK recognizes individuals as procurement leaders. The FCIPS certificate was presently awarded to Dr. Sathya Menon by Mr. Sam Achampong. He is the Regional Head and General Manager of CIPS in the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) region.
2020 Regional Top Performing ATC (Accredited Training Center)
Blue Ocean Academy became the Top Performing ATC for its outstanding performance. It has certainly delivered IATA training programs in 2019 in Africa and the Middle East.
Gulf Customer Experience Award Finalist
Blue Ocean Academy was one of the finalists of the Gulf Customer Experience Awards 2020. The award recognizes the CX efforts of organizations and certainly appreciates the progress made in Customer Experience over the last year. It celebrates the incredible work of CX professionals across the Gulf. Also, it gives organizations a chance for recognition.
Global Forum for Education and Learning (GFEL) Top 100 Leaders in Education
Dr. Sathya Menon, the CEO and Executive Director-Academics at Blue Ocean Academy, bagged the GFEL award. He was awarded as one of the “Top 100 Leaders in Education” at Le Meridian Hotel in Dubai on 18 December 2019.
Excellence in Training & Development Award
Blue Ocean Academy was awarded the Excellence in Training and Development. It is the prestigious Middle East Training and Development Leadership Award held in Dubai. The Blue Ocean has always focused on the path of excellence. This in turn has helped in creating sustainable associations with corporations and individuals alike. Definitely, another feather in the cap of the Blue Ocean family !!!
Mr. Abdul Azeez and Dr. Sathya Menon received the award in a lively ceremony held at the Address Hotel, Dubai Mall. The award ceremony was witnessed by over 200 top Leadership professionals from the Middle East and Africa.
We would like to thank our employees, customers, students, affiliation bodies and other stakeholders from the bottom of our heart. You have certainly helped us reach this milestone.
CEO of the Year Award
Dr. Sathya Menon bags the coveted CEO of the Year award at the Middle East Training and Development Leadership conference. It was held in Dubai. He is a person with numerous qualifications in the field of Logistics, Supply Chain, Procurement, Contracts and also Transportation. Dr. Sathya Menon is evidently the driving force behind the success of Blue Ocean.
Outstanding contribution to Global Learning
The Outstanding contribution to Global Learning at the Middle East Training as well as Development Leadership Awards. This also happened at Address Hotel, Dubai Mall in 2017.
10 best Six Sigma Training Institutes World Wide
Higher Education Review has recognized Blue Ocean Academy as one of the 10 best Six Sigma Training Institutes World Wide
Global Training and Development Leadership Award 2017
The Global Training and Development Leadership Award 2017 in the Silver Jubilee edition of the World HR Congress. Times Ascent, CHRO Asia, and also Mumbai Taj Lands End presented this award.
Golden Globe Tigers award
The Golden Globe Tigers award for the “Best Training Initiative in Logistics and Supply Chain 2017. Moreover, it is in the Excellence in Training and Development that happened in Pullman City Centre Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia