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IQ Welcomes BBC Investigation and Calls on the Corporation to Play a Positive Role in Resulting Investigation

Mar 24, 2015 09:22 AM

Following tonight's broadcast of Inside Out, IQ has released the following press release:

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IQ Verify Gains UKAS Approval

IQ Verify Gains UKAS Approval

Feb 27, 2015 10:47 AM

IQ Verify, part of the IQ Group, has gained approval from the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) against ISO17021 and ISO17065

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

Oct 10, 2014 03:18 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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IQ Strengthens Team in Response to Substantial Growth

IQ Strengthens Team in Response to Substantial Growth

Jul 02, 2014 10:43 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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IQ and Essence X Reach Agreement on India

Apr 15, 2014 09:40 AM

Industry Qualifications Ltd (IQ), the UK regulated awarding organisation, has announced that it has reached agreement with Essence X, a partnership between Dark Star Risk Consultancy and The Global Energy Group, to offer IQ Qualifications in India.

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IQ Expands Management Provision with Purchase of the Institute of Administrative Management

Jan 27, 2014 02:50 PM

Industry Qualifications (IQ) has announced the acquisition of the name and assets of the Institute of Administrative Management (IAM).

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IQ Resources Webshop Now Available

IQ Resources Webshop Now Available

Jan 14, 2014 02:19 PM

The IQ Resources webshop is now available online, allowing you to browse and purchase a range of learning products and materials which complement current IQ qualifications.

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IQ Excels in Customer Survey Results

IQ Excels in Customer Survey Results

Jan 08, 2014 11:20 AM

As part of our commitment to continuous review and improvement, IQ recently conducted a web-based survey of our customers' thoughts and views across all aspects of our performance.

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IQ Pledges Support to Philippines

Dec 06, 2013 04:18 PM

Industry Qualifications are pleased to reveal that we will be diverting 1% of all of our revenue, from the date of Typhoon Haiyan’s impact until the end of the year, to support relief efforts in the Philippines.

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Industry Qualifications Acquire cdBAFI

Industry Qualifications Acquire cdBAFI

Sep 30, 2013 03:08 PM

Regulated awarding organisation Industry Qualifications Ltd (IQ), has today announced the acquisition of the Cosmetic, Dermal, Botulinum, Aesthetic & Fillers Inspectorate (cdBAFI), with immediate effect.

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IQ Opens Window On The Gulf

IQ Opens Window On The Gulf

Sep 30, 2013 12:19 PM

Industry Qualifications Ltd (IQ) has today announced a partnership with ITC Kuwait to launch a joint venture company, IQ Arabia Ltd, to provide awarding organisation services to the gulf region.

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IQ to Adopt the European Qualifications Framework for Lifelong Learning (EQF)

IQ to Adopt the European Qualifications Framework for Lifelong Learning (EQF)

Sep 04, 2013 11:07 AM

Over the coming months IQ will begin to reference the EQF in all of our national qualification documentation.

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Raymond Clarke Receives Peter Greenwood Award

Raymond Clarke Receives Peter Greenwood Award

Jul 04, 2013 09:30 AM

Raymond Clarke, Chief Executive of IQ and founder of SITO, SAFE and Vocational Compass, has become the 2013 recipient of the Peter Greenwood Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Security Systems Industry.

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Mutuality in Practice

Jul 02, 2013 12:26 PM

Nominations are underway for the inaugural IQ management committee, which will meet for the first time in September.

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IQ to Hold First Elections in July

IQ to Hold First Elections in July

Jun 12, 2013 12:27 PM

Industry Qualifications is to hold its first elections for membership of its management committee in July.

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Legal Services Offer to IQ Members

Legal Services Offer to IQ Members

May 14, 2013 03:20 PM

As part of our on-going commitment to support business development in member organisations, IQ has entered a relationship with its own solicitors, Harrison Clark Rickerbys to provide access to quality legal services for members of IQ Qualifications and IQ Resources.

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Reflections on IQ's First Full Year

Apr 24, 2013 12:21 PM

Raymond Clarke, Chief Executive of IQ, takes a look back at what we have achieved so far.

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