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Lynn Watts-Plumpkin Appointed as Director and General Manager of IQ Verify

Lynn Watts-Plumpkin Appointed as Director and General Manager of IQ Verify

Nov 28, 2014 11:19 AM

The IQ Group, encompassing Industry Qualifications and the Institute of Administrative Management, has today announced the appointment of Lynn Watts-Plumpkin to lead the development of its new Certification body, IQ Verify Ltd.

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Non-Surgical Cosmetic Interventions - Stakeholder Summit

Nov 10, 2014 09:34 AM

Health Education England to hold Non-surgical Cosmetic Interventions & Hair Restoration Surgery Stakeholder Summit

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IQ and Working for Wellbeing to launch the Federation of Workplace Wellbeing

Oct 10, 2014 02:18 PM

Industry Qualifications and Working for Wellbeing have today announced the agreement of a Memorandum of Understanding, covering joint collaboration on work place well-being and in particular Psychological Risk Management.

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Upcoming Changes to Security Licence to Practice Qualifications

Sep 26, 2014 01:32 PM

As part of the SIA's commitment to maintaining qualifications that are relevant and up to date, eleven security and Licence-linked qualifications are currently being revised and will be replaced by new qualifications on the 1st January 2015.

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Ofqual Consultations: Our Future In Their Hands?

Sep 26, 2014 01:38 PM

IQ 's Head of Quality & Compliance Bernie Zakary takes us through some of qualification regulator Ofqual's proposed changes to the QCF and to the way that Guided Learning Hours are calculated.

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IQ IAM Timetable 2014-15

Aug 28, 2014 10:11 AM

Please find below the dates for the September (2014), January, May and September (2015) series of IAM assignment submissions.

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Development Spotlight: Fire Safety Awareness & Principles

Development Spotlight: Fire Safety Awareness & Principles

Jul 25, 2014 11:19 AM

In this month's edition of development spotlight we take a look at two upcoming qualifications in the fire safety sector.

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Minister Offers Clarification on Functional Skills

Jul 28, 2014 03:46 PM

In a letter to Ofqual Chief Executive Glenys Stacey, Skills and Enterprise Minister Matthew Hancock sets out his vision for the future of maths and English GCSEs and offers some much needed clarification on the future of Functional Skills.

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Institute of Administrative Management Officially Re-launched

Institute of Administrative Management Officially Re-launched

Jul 09, 2014 09:47 AM

Following its closure at the end of 2013 and subsequent purchase by Industry Qualifications, we are delighted to reveal that the Institute of Administrative Management has been re-launched.

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IQ Strengthens Team in Response to Substantial Growth

IQ Strengthens Team in Response to Substantial Growth

Jul 02, 2014 09:43 AM

Awarding organisation Industry Qualifications (IQ) has announced a series of significant additions to staffing as the organisation responds to growth of some 50% in the first half of 2014 and a very busy schedule planned for the remainder of the year.

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Opinion - Focus on Apprenticeships is Long Overdue

Feb 27, 2017 08:19 PM

In an article for the Daily Telegraph, Chris Jones, Chief Executive of the City & Guilds Group takes a look at the Government's upcoming apprenticeship reforms.

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March Series Results for IAM Qualifications

May 23, 2014 02:14 PM

IQ would like to say thank you to all IAM centres and learners for their support and patience whilst our dedicated team of moderators have been working their way through the March series of IAM examinations and assignments.

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Coventry University London Campus Sign Agreement with Institute of Administrative Management

May 23, 2014 01:09 PM

Coventry University London Campus, Industry Qualifications (IQ) and the Institute of Administrative Management (IAM) have announced that they have agreed a Memorandum of Understanding, which will underpin a growing relationship between the three bodies.

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Important announcement for all centres approved by IQ to offer Skills CfA Apprenticeship qualifications

May 23, 2014 01:13 PM

As you may be aware, Skills CfA is updating the majority of its apprenticeship frameworks for September 2014.

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IQ Gain Approval for the Re-Registration of the UK’s Oldest Management Institute

IQ Gain Approval for the Re-Registration of the UK’s Oldest Management Institute

May 22, 2014 01:55 PM

Industry Qualifications (IQ) is pleased to announce that Companies House have agreed to the re-registration of the Institute of Administrative Management, after a consultation with stakeholders.

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Changes to the Level 2 Award in Paediatric First Aid

May 21, 2014 03:04 PM

Important announcement for all centres approved to offer the: IQ Level 2 Award in Paediatric First Aid - 600/8676/2 (QCF)

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