BCS Training & Consultancy

Professional Development Programmes

The Professional Development Programmes are designed for all staff working in an Education & Training establishment. The programmes will provide you with an opportunity to embrace the concepts of Quality Management & Continuous Improvement and further develop your understanding and application of Internal Quality Assurance (Self-Evaluation) and Quality Management Systems.


PDA/HNC in Quality (SCQF Level 7)

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PDA (Advanced Diploma) in Quality Improvement (SCQF Level 9)

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PDA's in Learning & Teaching (under development and subject to SQA approval)

Programme under development and subject to SQA approval, if interested please contact us, details below, we are looking for partner colleges to develop resources.


CPD in Quality Enhancement

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Internal/Lead Auditing (IRCA approved in partnership with SQMC)

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We want you/your staff to appreciate the holistic nature of Quality Assurance, Quality Management Systems, Quality Management and Quality Improvement. We aim to furnish you/your staff with the skills to practice effectively in your specialist field the concept of continuous improvement.


All group awards are approved professional qualifications (SQA) that prepare candidates for progression to a range of further programmes of study in higher education and vocational qualifications in the field of quality.


All programmes are designed to be delivered through a customised approach aimed at meeting the specific needs of the individual. The mode of delivery will be flexible with a focus on experiential learning and assessment based on performance evidence from the workplace. A varied range of delivery modes could be used, including blended learning, distance learning and action-based learning:-


  • Workshops

  • Customised assessments

  • Online support material contextualised for the Education & Training sectors (BCS VLE)

  • Coaching – Individual and Group sessions

  • Online mentoring and focus groups


For more information on:-

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Or email joe.spencer@bcsassociates.co.uk

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