Qualifications in Northern Ireland

Qualifications that are developed and delivered by recognised awarding bodies are regulated to be offered in Northern Ireland through the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment, CCEA Regulation.

CCEA Regulation are responsible for the regulation of qualifications taken by learners in Northern Ireland and for the standard to which qualifications are awarded.

Access to qualifications approved in Northern Ireland can be found through the Ofqual Register.

Qualifications that are approved by CCEA Regulation will be eligible for funding through the Department for the Economy.

FutureQuals offers a number of qualifications that are regulated in Northern Ireland.

For further information on qualifications in Wales please visit: https://register.ofqual.gov.uk or call FutureQuals on

01530 836662

Our advisers are available to take your call Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm UK Time Excluding weekends Bank Holidays.

Important Information

Learner Registration and Certification claims

All learner registrations and certification claims for qualifications must be made online via the Qualifications Management Information System (QMIS).

Downloads: QMIS User Form | User Agreement

Become an Approved Centre

Deliver valuable qualifications to learners

Want to offer a qualification?

Then visit the Centre Information page


The HUB is the online service for use by organisations working with the Skills Funding Agency (SFA).