The British Accreditation Council (BAC) provides a comprehensive quality assurance scheme for independent further and higher education in the UK.
BAC accreditation is recognised the world over by students, agents and government officials as the clearest mark of educational quality in the private sector. Website
Study UK raises the profile of UK independent education by establishing a UK benchmark quality brand worldwide. Website
Edexcel, a Pearson company, is the UK’s largest awarding organisation offering academic and vocational qualifications and testing methods to schools, colleges, employers and other places of learning. Edexcel provides internationally recognised qualifications awarding over 1.5 million certificates to the student community around the world every year. Website
The Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality (CTH)
CTH was established in 1982 as a specialist professional organisation in the UK to focus on the training needs of new entrants to the hospitality and tourism industries, and now has accredited colleges worldwide delivering sought after qualifications.
They provide a ladder of progression in Tourism, Travel and Hospitality qualifications at Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Graduate Diploma and Postgraduate Diploma level, and our qualifications provide appropriate academic preparation for students to apply for entry onto their final year degree programmes and Masters top up programmes. This route delivers well trained and qualified employees and leaders for the sector. Website
European Association of Hotel and Tourism Schools (AEHT)
The AEHT is an International Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) enjoying consultative status with the Council of Europe.Founded in 1988, it has a membership of around 430, with an AEHT national representative in 44 European countries. The organisation runs a veriety of events each year to meet the needs of heads of schools, teachers and students.
The prime objective of the association is to promote a European outlook among Hotel and Tourism Schools by
1- Providing a means of communication between European Hotel and Tourism Schools 2- Making information about hospitality education in other countries more widely known 3- Encouraging exchanges of students and teachers 4- Creating closer links between schools and businesses 5- Pooling teaching methods and materials, knowledge and skills. Website
Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH)
A registered charity and the professional voice for environmental health. It sets standards, accredits courses and qualifications for the education of members and other environmental health practitioners. It provides information, evidence and policy advice to local and national government and environmental and public health practitioners in the public and private sectors. As an awarding organisation, the CIEH provides qualifications, events, and support materials on topics relevant to health, well-being and safety to develop workplace skills and best practice. Website
NCC Education is a leading UK awarding organisation in IT and Business, providing assessment and certification through recognised British qualifications internationally.
1- is located in 49 countries across 6 continents. 2- is recognised by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) as an awarding body of British qualifications. 3- provides diplomas which are on the UK Qualifications Credit Framework (QCF). Website
The British Council runs an accreditation scheme that assesses the standards of management, resources and premises, teaching, welfare and care of under 18s and accredits organsations which meet the overall standard in each area inspected. The most recent inspection of Docklands Academy London on 16 February 2016 concluded that the organisation met the standard of the Scheme.