Uniquely accredited training

We work in partnership with the world’s leading vendors and professional bodies, so all of our training courses are accredited and our learning professionals certified to the highest level.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a cloud computing platform that offers a wide range of products and services. It is an entire business architecture that enables organisations to move their on-premises solutions to the cloud.

APMG International™

APMG is a global certification body that accredits training organisations and manages qualification schemes for professionals. Accredited to international ISO standards, APMG also manage certification schemes for organisations.

APMG International™ AgilePM

APMG International specialises in the accreditation and certification of organisations, processes and people, within a range of industries and management disciplines. QA is proud to be an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for AgilePM®.

APMG International™ Better Business Cases

APMG International specialises in the accreditation and certification of organisations, processes and people, within a range of industries and management disciplines. QA is proud to be an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for BBC.

APMG International™ Change Management

APMG International specialises in the accreditation and certification of organisations, processes and people, within a range of industries and management disciplines. QA is proud to be an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for Change Management.

APMG International™ Managing Benefits

APMG International specialises in the accreditation and certification of organisations, processes and people, within a range of industries and management disciplines. QA is proud to be an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for Managing Benefits.

APMG International™ Programme and Project Sponsorship

APMG International specialises in the accreditation and certification of organisations, processes and people, within a range of industries and management disciplines. QA is proud to be an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for PPS.

APMG International™ Project Planning and Control

APMG International specialises in the accreditation and certification of organisations, processes and people, within a range of industries and management disciplines. QA is proud to be an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for PPC.

Association for Project Management (APM)

The Association for Project Management (APM) is the largest independent professional body of its kind in Europe. The APM has 17,500 individual and 500 corporate members throughout the UK and abroad. Their aim is to develop and promote project management across all sectors of industry and beyond. QA is proud to be a corporate member of the APM.

BCS

QA is a Gold Partner of BCS (The Chartered Institute for IT). Gold Partners are industry leaders who work with BCS to make IT good for society, by driving and improving standards.

Chartered Management Institute

Chartered Management Institute creates leaders through management and leadership development training, qualifications, membership and research.

Cisco

QA is a Cisco Partner – Learning Associate training company and delivers the full range of Cisco courses and certification. QA is one of the largest providers of Cisco training in the UK.

Citrix

QA is a Citrix Authorised Learning Centre (CALC) – authorised to deliver all Citrix courses which lead to professional certification. This includes the industry-leading Citrix Access Suite, Presentation Server and Password Manager.

Cobit 5

Cobit 5 is the leading framework for the governance and management of enterprise IT.

CompTIA

QA is an Authorised CompTIA Partner, for the delivery of all CompTIA courses and training programmes which lead to professional certification. These include A+ and Network+.

Crown Commercial Service (CCS)

QA is accredited by the Crown Commercial Service under the Learning & Development and E-Learning Solutions Framework, for the following areas: information technology, programme management, project management and customer service. This framework provides a quick and efficient route to procurement and enables organisations to buy training, through pre-tendered arrangements, with the confidence that they are compliant with EU procurement legislation.

EC Council

QA is accredited to provide EC Council certification training in Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Security, (CSA) and Network Security (NSA).

GCHQ

GCHQ independently evaluates and certifies the level of trust that may be placed in IT security features.

Hortonworks

Hortonworks provides the only 100-percent open source Apache Hadoop data platform that is architected, built and tested for enterprise-grade deployments. QA is proud to be the largest training partner to deliver Apache™ Hadoop® courses across the UK.

Institute of Leadership and Management

The Institute of Leadership and Management creates leaders, through qualifications, membership and cutting edge research. ILM is a trademark of the City and Guilds of London Institute and is used under licence.

ISO 9001:2015

ISO9001:2015 is the Quality Management standard and is designed to support the provision of products and services that satisfy customer expectations and comply with relevant legal and regulatory requirements. QA is certified to ISO9001:2015 by Exova BM Trada.

ISO 14001:2015

ISO14001:2015 is the Environmental Management standard, which defines controls that help to protect the environment, respond to changing environmental conditions and manage identified risks. QA is certified to ISO14001:2015 by Exova BM Trada.

ISO 27001:2013

ISO27001:2013 is the Information Security Management standard, which defines a set of interrelated controls that are used to manage information security risks and protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information. QA is certified to ISO27001:2013 by Centre for Assessment Ltd.

ISO/IEC 20000 (APMG)

ISO/IEC 20000 is an international standard that allows organizations to demonstrate excellence and prove best practice in IT service management.

iSQI

The iSQI® (International Software Quality Institute) have awarded QA 'Finest Partner' status.

ISTQB

ISTQB® (International Software Testing Qualifications Board) is a not-for-profit association that has issued almost 400,000 certifications in over 100 countries worldwide.

ITIL®

QA is accredited by PeopleCert, on behalf of Axelos, for the delivery of ITIL® training, from Foundation to Advanced, helping organisations to provide more effective and efficient services to internal and external customers.

itSMF - IT Service Management Forum

The IT Service Management Forum (itSMF) is an independent body for the service management industry. QA has been assessed and accredited to provide ITIL service management training – and is one of the UK’s leading ITIL training organisations.

Learning & Performance Institute (Assessment Centre)

QA is an authorised Learning & Performance Institute qualification and assessment centre.

Learning & Performance Institute (Learning Provider)

QA is an LPI-accredited Learning Provider.

Microsoft

QA is one of the leading providers of Microsoft training in the UK. We have the highest level of accreditation (Gold Certified Partner for Learning Solutions) and have been selected three times as Microsoft’s leading learning solutions provider across Western Europe.

Management of Risk (M_o_R®)

QA is accredited by PeopleCert, on behalf of Axelos, for the delivery of M_o_R® training courses and certification programmes.

Management of Portfolios (MoP®)

QA is accredited by PeopleCert, on behalf of Axelos, for the delivery of Management of Portfolios (MoP®) training courses and certification programmes.

Management of Value (MoV®)

QA is accredited by PeopleCert, on behalf of Axelos, for the delivery of Management of Value (MoV®) training courses and certification programmes.

Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®)

QA is accredited by PeopleCert, on behalf of Axelos, for the delivery of Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) training courses and certification programmes. MSP is a management tool for bringing together people, activities and information to achieve a business goal. All MSP Approved Training Providers must meet standards in accordance with BS EN 45011.

National Skills Academy for IT

The Skills Academy identifies and encourages the best providers for IT professional education and training to work together to promote excellence in learning and development. Partners provide cost-effective learning opportunities that enable career progression and recognition for the IT professional workforce. QA is a Training Partner of the National Skills Academy for IT Training Partner Network.

National Skills Academy for Nuclear

NSAN promotes excellence in skills development for the nuclear sector and now has over 100 employer members. QA has been officially recognised as a member of NSAN's High Quality Provider Network.

Novell

QA has a long association with Novell, and is proud to be a Novell Platinum Training Partner. In addition, in 2008 we were awarded Novell’s prestigious Training Partner of the Year award as the leading training company across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Oracle

QA works in close partnership with Oracle, as extension of the company’s own Oracle university – and has been providing Oracle training for almost a decade. QA is the largest Oracle Approved Education Centre in the UK.

P3O®

QA is accredited by PeopleCert, on behalf of Axelos, for the delivery of P3O® training courses and certification programmes. QA is the largest provider of P3O Foundation and Practitioner training globally.

Pearson Vue

Many of QA’s training centres are Approved Pearson Vue Testing Centres, allowing all of our delegates to take their examinations in the same surrounding as their training courses.

PRINCE2®

QA is accredited by PeopleCert, on behalf of Axelos, for the delivery of PRINCE2® training courses and certification programmes. QA is the largest provider of PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner training globally.

PRINCE2 Agile®

QA is accredited by PeopleCert, on behalf of Axelos, for the delivery of PRINCE2 Agile® training courses and certification programmes.

Project Management Institute (PMI)®

QA is a Project Management Institute (PMI)® Global Registered Education Provider (REP). Twenty-five QA project management courses have been approved by PMI® for the award of Professional Development Units (PDUs) which are needed by project managers to maintain their PMP® status. PMI is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc. The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Prometric

Many of QA’s training centres are Authorised Prometric Testing Centres, allowing all of our delegates to take their examinations in the same surrounding as their training courses.

Quality in Credit Management

QA’s Credit Control team has achieved the CICMQ Quality Accreditation by the Chartered Institute of Credit Management. The CICMQ Quality Accreditation is formal recognition of an organisation’s commitment to quality, continuous improvement and best practice in all things credit.

Red Hat

A leader in Unix and Linux training, QA is authorised to deliver Red Hat training courses at both QA and Red Hat training centres, helping organisations to install and manage one of the most popular corporate Linux distributions.

Salesforce

Salesforce is the world's leading CRM software and enterprise cloud ecosystem. The Salesforce Customer Success Platform can help your business grow into a more streamlined, effective and efficient organisation across sales, service, marketing and more.

SAS

QA is a SAS® Authorized Training Reseller.

SAS and all other SAS Institute Inc. product or service names are registered trademarks or trademarks of SAS Institute Inc. in the USA and other countries. ® indicates USA registration.

Service Catalogue (APMG)

APMG International specialises in the accreditation and certification of organisations, processes and people, within a range of industries and management disciplines. QA is proud to be an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for Service Catalogue.

Service Desk Institute (SDI)

The Service Desk Institute is an internationally acclaimed service desk certification which demonstrates that the service desk support function is truly dedicated and committed to providing enhanced IT service and support in line with best practice industry standards.

SFIA Foundation

SFIA (Skills Framework for the Information Age) provides a common reference model to help identify the skills needed to develop and use effective information systems and information & communications technology. QA is an accredited partner of the SFIA Foundation, with two SFIA Accredited Consultants and is represented on the SFIA User Council.

Symantec

QA works in close partnership with Symantec, as extension of the company’s own training schedule throughout the UK. QA is an Symantec Authorised Education Delivery Partner.

The Open Group

The Open Group is a vendor-neutral and technology-neutral consortium, whose vision of Boundaryless Information Flow™ will enable access to integrated information, within and among enterprises, based on open standards and global interoperability. QA is an approved TOGAF® training provider.

VMware

QA is an VMware Authorised Training Centre (VATC). In 2009 we were awarded the VMware Authorised Training Centre (VATC) of the Year award for EMEA 2009. All our VMware instructors are certified, and one of our instructors won the VMware Best VCI Newcomer award for EMEA in 2008.