“If you want to get qualified it’s important to make sure that the course you take is accredited, which means that an awarding body has inspected the course, and has approved the qualification. Awarding bodies are organisations that are strictly regulated, and make sure that the resources and qualifications they approve are of an extremely high standard. Global Edulink is proud to be a fully accredited learning provider, and have listed the information about our accreditors below, so you can stay informed.”


The Northern Council for Further Education NCFE is a national awarding body, which has been up and running for over 150 years, so they really know their stuff! Obviously, they have a large product catalogue, which includes Global Edulink, and we are very pleased to be part of it. NCFE is passionate about education, and they contribute to the success of millions of learners every year.NCFE is regulated by the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Welsh Government in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA Regulation) in Northern Ireland.

Pearson (BTEC)

In 1836 the Royal Charter gave the University of London limited powers to conduct exams and confer degrees on its students, and thus Pearson was born. Ever since they have continued to set excellent standards for education and qualifications and are now the UK’s largest awarding body, under the name Pearson. They have developed a reputation for high standards and providing world-class qualifications.


Continuing Professional Development CPD was established in 1996 and is an independent accreditation service. CPD appraises educational courses to the highest standards, and their accreditation is a symbol of quality. They have developed a universally accepted checklist, which is impartial and objective, and sets strict guidelines that must be met to achieve accreditation. CPD is committed to enhancing personal skills and proficiency for a range of professional careers.


PeopleCert delivers world-class certification programmes on behalf of a wide range of organisations. PeopleCert exams via Pearson have set excellent standards for education and qualifications and are currently the UK’s largest awarding body. PeopleCert enables professionals to reach their full potential and realise their life ambitions through learning. PeopleCert is also the sole Examination Institute for the delivery of AXELOS Accreditation and Examination services worldwide.


The International Awards for Professionals iAP, is an awarding body who aim to promote high educational standards. They hope to create online education that is both trustworthy and credible, and Global Edulink is proud to be accredited by them. They are heavily involved in raising the standards of online education, with particular focus on making education accessible to all. The iAP believe that education should be backed by tutors, should offer significant benefits, should be compatible with all devices, and should give clearly defined aims and goals. They provide accreditation for a range of educational establishments, and ensure that the materials being provided are of excellent standards.


Global Edulink now offers official Sage qualifications, which are fully accredited and reviewed by Sage themselves. This means that your course, and qualification, are coming from an incredibly reliable and expert company with years of experience. But why are these courses different? Well, Sage creates excellent courses in Accounting and Payroll, which are the only QCF and Sage UK accredited courses in the UK, and you can now find these courses on Global Edulink. Not only will you be receiving instruction which is officially backed by Sage themselves, you will also be provided with Global Edulink’s legendary customer service, tutor support, and learning portal to help you achieve the best results possible.


BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, is dedicated to helping society through IT. BCS harnesses the power of their network to bring about positive and real change. The BCS are champions of the IT profession and the interests of IT professionals throughout the world. Through continuing professional development and a series of respected IT qualifications, the BCS seeks to promote professional practice tuned to the demands of business. By studying a BCS accredited course with Global Edulink, you will demonstrate a high level of IT skill, and will come away with more opportunity than ever before.

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CACHE have been investing in high quality certifications for the care and education industry since 1945, and have become the UK’s leading sector specialists in this area. CACHE qualifications are developed by experts, and have enabled millions of learners to raise the professional standards within the care and education industry. As a result of these efforts, CACHE have gained a well-deserved reputation for excellence and leadership. By gaining a CACHE accredited qualification with Global Edulink you will demonstrate a high level of skill, and will be able to gain employment within care and education.


The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) is a globally recognised qualification that is widely accepted and popular in health and safety and risk management. It is essential for any learner who wants to achieve a successful career in health and safety. NEBOSH is a gold standard qualification that is highly valued by employers, and is aimed at supervisors and managers. NEBOSH offers an exclusive range of courses that are diverse and cater across multiple sectors. It is the first step to becoming a fully qualified professional in health and safety. NEBOSH offers an ideal start to begin a career in health and safety management. Holders of this qualification will be ensured of improved and enhanced job prospects and the desired career opportunities.


The global standard in digital marketing and selling are set by the Digital Marketing Institute DMI, so gaining a DMI accredited certificate will prove a high level of skill. The DMI have certified more professionals to a single digital education standard than any other certification body. DMI accredited courses are taught in over 115 countries worldwide, and upon successful completion of your course, you will receive an industry-recognized, globally respected qualification. If you would like to gain high level employment within digital marketing and selling, a DMI accredited course with Global Edulink should be your first step.


CIEH is the voice of the environmental health profession, and is a professional awarding body, providing a range of professional qualifications and work-based learning solutions including eLearning, corporate training solutions and consultancy services. CIEH exists to improve public health and wellbeing by supporting our members in the public, private and third sectors. CIEH provide information, evidence and policy advice to local and national government, regulators, members, stakeholders and the wider environmental health workforce. As a campaigning organisation, CIEH aim to promote improvements in environmental and public health. CIEH are based in the UK with offices in London, Wales and Northern Ireland, operating globally.

Quality Licence Scheme

The Quality Licence Scheme is a voluntary organisation that brings together groups focusing on education and skills that have common principles and goals. With over 100 years of combined experience, the strategic collaborations of the Skills and Education Community generate opportunities to educate, influence and serve the broader education and skills industry. Their expertise and experience helps them to develop high-quality courses and/or training programs for the non-regulated market through the Quality License Scheme. The Quality Licence Scheme is a part of the Skills and Education Group, a leading national awarding organisation with a long-established reputation for providing the educational sector with high quality support and services.


EC-Council is a global leader in creating information security trainings and certification programmes. EC-Council operates in 145 countries and is widely recognised for developing Certified Ethical Hacker and Certified Security Analyst amongst a range of courses and programmes. They are proud to have trained information security professionals globally and influenced the mindset of organisations around the world. Their primary goal is to certify individuals and organisations in information security skills.


The Chartered Management Institute offers Managers a CMI qualification that is recognized throughout Europe. Achieve awards, certificates and diplomas and boost career earnings. As the only chartered body, CMI is committed to raising the standard of management and leadership. It is an accredited qualification that Global Edulink is proud to be associated with. The Institute provides the tools, knowledge and guidance that can make for a successful career. It is also the only Institute that offers Chartered Manager status. It is what makes the organization stand out from other academic institutes.


ATHE (Awards for Training and Higher Education) is an awarding body in the UK that provides learners the qualifications in a wide range of fields such as administration management, health and social care, computing , business and tourism. The qualification offers a progression route for learners to demonstrate your learning and be recognised for the value of your qualification. ATHE is regulated by Ofqual and is recognised across 35 countries. It is a qualification that is becoming popular due to the progression pathway and top up degree programmes learners are provided when entering UK and International Universities.


CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) is a leading awarding body in the world for Management Accountants. Established in 1919, they were awarded the Royal Charter in 1986 and became a globally recognised qualification in accounting. The awarding body is recognised in over 179 countries with over 227,000 members. CIMA courses provide professionals with an opportunity to gain expertise in management accounting and embark on a career in this field. Qualified professionals are known to earn a high income. Learners can also progress to have a career in business and finance, bookkeeping and payroll. CIMA qualified learners will gain management accounting knowledge of the highest level and be able to demonstrate relevant skills to match top job roles in the finance industry.


Training Qualifications UK (TQUK) is recognised by Ofqual and the Welsh Government. It is an awarding organisation that offers high quality courses and a range of qualifications that meets the requirements of learners worldwide. TQUK is represented in over 50 countries with over 200 centres around the world and has established a reputation as a top-class provider of internationally recognised qualifications. TQUK offers accredited qualifications across multiple sectors ranging from social care, hospitality, first aid, teacher and training and is one of the fastest-growing awarding bodies in the United Kingdom.


The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) was established in 1982 and is a leading provider of professional certifications for learners and employees in the IT industry. The awarding body has developed recognised training and certification exams in a range of IT specialties including networking, security, computer support, cloud and mobility. CompTIA is a vendor-neutral certification and validates the learners’ skills and knowledge in technology and offers a comprehensive grasp of using software and equipment. Currently, more than 2,000,000 IT certifications have been awarded to learners across the world.


Association of Accounting Technicians

The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) is a professional membership that awards learners qualifications based on their accountancy and finance skills. It is a globally recognised certification which has been awarded to over 130,000 members in 100 countries, to date. At every level of accounting and finance, members of AAT are represented from students to business owners to accounting professionals and others. It is a practical, real-world qualification that demonstrates learners’ skills and gives them a professional standing to be proud of.



IASSC accreditations are internationally recognised Lean Six Sigma standards that promote and deliver centralised universal Lean Six Sigma Certification Standards testing. IASSC certifications are given directly and/or under license by the PeopleCert Community exclusively by the ‘International Association for Six Sigma Certification’, which serves as the exclusive and official IASSC Examination Institute. IASSC will support our accredited professionals by maintaining the widely recognised Lean Six Sigma Body of Information.