QA Apprenticeships works in partnerships with world leading vendors and training professionals to ensure we offer the highest quality qualifications possible.

Since we began our apprenticeships, in 2008, we have worked hard to make sure that all of our courses are accredited, so that our apprentices achieve industry recognised qualifications.

our qualifications are accredited by world leading vendors and training professionals, such as:

Microsoft Partner Apprenticeship

Apprentices' are placed in Microsoft partnered SME's, and work towards a number of Microsoft certified qualifications during training.

Tech Industry Gold

Tech Industry Gold is an accreditation that is designed to point employers and potential apprentices towards the highest quality development programmes. Tech Industry Gold certified training providers offer top quality learning and development, by following guidelines set out by employers and facilitated by e-skills UK. 

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.

Matrix Standard for quality

QA Apprenticeships has been accredited with the nationally-recognised matrix Standard. This was awarded for quality in career and training guidance, information and services offered that helps people gain employment in the IT and professional services sectors, and for our support to individuals to make learning and work more accessible.  Comments included:

"Corporate clients (employers) were consistently positive about QA because of their professional approach and flexibility… In addition, outreach work in schools brings QA the opportunity to promote the concept of vocational training to pupils considering their future options.”

ISO 9001

Combines the three standards 9001, 9002 and 9003 into one and is designed to help organisations achieve greater customer satisfaction, by using consistent products and services. QA is an ISO 9001:2008 certified organisation.

ISO 27001

An information security standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). QA is an ISO 27001:2013 certified organisation.