60,000 delegates in over 100 countries across the world take CQI and IRCA Certified Training every year, delivered by our trusted network of Approved Training Partners.

 CQI and IRCA Certified Training

The right training will enhance your career prospects – and we offer some of the best training for quality and auditing professionals in the world. By taking CQI and IRCA Certified training, you can:

Boost your employment prospects

CQI and IRCA Certified Training is mapped to our unique Competency Framework so you learn the relevant, up-to-date skills employers have told us they want. With three levels of training and a variety of modular courses, you can create a learning programme perfectly tailored to your needs whatever your career stage.

Learn from the best

The CQI is a globally recognised brand and our specialist division IRCA is a market leader with its Management Systems auditing training – approved by employers and industry. We rigorously assess every Approved Training Partner in our global network before they deliver our courses, so you can be confident your training meets the highest standards.

Be recognised for your skills

Our certified training courses provide you with the skills and knowledge to support your application for CQI membership or IRCA certification. Membership offers you infinite development opportunities and is an invaluable way of gaining professional recognition for your expertise and commitment.

There are three levels of certified training, designed to suit professionals at any career stage:

  • Foundation: For those who are new to quality or auditing, or who work in other functions or professions.

  • Practitioner: For those who are currently practising quality or auditing and are in or aspire to middle management. Auditing courses at this level include Internal Auditor courses and Transition training.

  • Professional: For those who are currently practicing quality or auditing and are in or aspire to leadership or senior management positions. Auditing courses at this level include Lead Auditor courses and Conversion courses.