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SIA Launch Consultation on Corporate and Business Plan

Dec 09, 2014 10:03 AM

The Security Industry Authority are seeking the views of industry stakeholders with regards to their corporate and business plans

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IQ Reach Agreement with Synergy for Sri Lanka and the Maldives

Dec 08, 2014 09:40 AM

UK Awarding Organisation, Industry Qualifications (IQ) have signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the Synergy School of Marketing and Business, to offer IQ/IAM management programmes in Sri Lanka and the Maldives.

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IQR Plus Service Launched

IQR Plus Service Launched

Dec 01, 2014 01:09 PM

IQR Plus – a new managed service from IQ

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Changes to SIA Licence to Practice Qualifications for 2015

Dec 01, 2014 03:13 PM

As those of you who have recently attended our Security Sector Development Group meetings will know, the SIA is introducing new changes to the Licence to Practice qualifications from 1st January.

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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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Guarding Ghouls at Farmageddon

Guarding Ghouls at Farmageddon

Nov 05, 2014 11:08 AM

IQ centre Clinton Training recently provided training for staff at Farmageddon, a popular Halloween tourist attraction based in Lancashire

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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

Jun 11, 2014 09:22 AM

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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