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CQI and IRCA accredited Quality Management Courses

rove is an CQI and IRCA Approved Training Partner, delivering accredited quality management qualifications and courses since 2010.

For over ten years, it has supported quality management professionals to develop and progress in their careers, through undertaking its quality management courses and qualifications.

Following the introduction of the new CQI and IRCA Foundation, Practitioner and Professional accredited courses in 2016, rove has worked with over 100 learners, delivering over 150 courses from both the UK and Internationally.


Why CQI and IRCA certified courses?

60,000 delegates in over 100 countries across the world take CQI and IRCA Certified Training every year. Here’s why:

  • They enhance your career development
  • They contribute towards your CPD showing further recognition of your achievements
  • You are recognised for contributing to your organisation’s improvement in its performance and customer satisfaction
  • You can achieve a professionally recognised CQI certificate.

Our courses

rove is the only approved training provider to offer the full portfolio of quality management courses, so can support you at every step of your career.

What’s more, if you are unsure which course is best suited to your skills and experience, rove’s experienced team will provide you with the right information, advice and guidance to ensure your investment in training delivers the best results for you.

Delivering to quality professionals, the portfolio covers three levels:

  • Foundation – for individuals just beginning their career in quality
  • Practitioner – for aspiring and experienced quality managers
  • Professional – for those who want to achieve success at strategic level.

Click on the information brochures, below, to download them and find out more about our courses. These contain course overviews, content covered, duration, delivery and assessment requirements.

By offering a range of training on quality management at different levels, these three levels of courses better reflects the integrated nature of the modern quality and auditing professions.

Our courses are mapped against the CQI’s Competency Framework for the quality profession, so your learning is aligned with the skills and knowledge we know quality professionals need. You can personalise your learning to suit your career, area of expertise or development objectives.  Read more about the CQI Competency Framework by clicking here and downloading the pdf.

CQI and IRCA Certified Training courses are independently assessed by the CQI and IRCA, the leading professional bodies for quality and auditing. You can be confident that our course meets the highest standards of delivery.

To find out more, or to enrol on to one of our courses, simply complete the ‘Contact Us’ box below or call us on 0191 670 9529.

First past the post

John Mills, Head of QHSE at Nomad Digital, is the first person in the UK to complete the CQI and IRCA Professional Certificate in Quality Management.

John enrolled on the course with training provider rove, late last year and has worked hard to complete the certificate within a six-month timescale.

A Chartered Member of the CQI and a QHSE professional with 16 years’ experience, John was delighted to be named the first person in the UK to achieve the Professional Certificate.

“I was really pleased to hear the news, as learning and constantly developing my skills is important to me…”

Read more here.



Here's what our learners think...


“The content was thought provoking and educational.”



“The level of support I receive is from my tutor Chris is great –  I am able to call at any time and get support via email.”

“I liked the way the course was structured but flexible and allowed me to fit study around my work and personal life.”



“The online exam system was very easy to use and being allowed to take the exam remotely, at work, provided a high level of flexibility.”

“Being able to apply the techniques within the study materials to my day-to-day work has given me a lot more confidence in my current role.”

“The iLearner system is very useful – it allows me to access all the materials I need, whenever I need them.”

“I just wanted to say thank you for your help, guidance and support over the last two years.”


Frequently asked questions:


How do I know which course is right for me?

All 3 levels are mapped against the Competency framework. We will need an understanding of your job role,responsibilities,your experience,prior achievement and your aspirations especially if you are aiming for chartered status.

Please get in touch using the contact form below and one of our dedicated staff will contact you to give you the information,advice and guidance that will help you with this.

When can I start the course?

As the courses are distance learning therefore you can start at a time that best suits you.

How long will the courses take me to complete?

Each course has guided learning hours and we have designed each course based around these.

Foundation: 16 hours (indicative), approximately 4 weeks

Practitioner: 24 hours (indicative), approximately 8 weeks

Professional: 40 hours (indicative), approximately 10 weeks

These are typical durations, but are dependent on your individual cirumstances and the time you can commit to study.


How is the programme delivered?

We deliver our courses through supported distance learning.

When you enrol you will be allocated a Tutor (subject specialist in Quality Management) who will support and guide you during your qualification.

Support can be provided on the telephone, by email and by skype/video calls.

We also use a web-based e learning system which allows you to access learning and study support materials, past examination papers and much more.

Can I enrol on-line?

We want to make sure that you enrol on the right course at the right level, so that you have every chance of success.

This is best achieved through a one-to-one discussion with you so we can fully understand your goals and previous learning experience, so we don’t currently offer on-line enrolment on our courses.

Contact Us

If you’re interested in one of our courses please call us on 0191-6709529 or email info@roveconsultancy.co.uk, alternatively please enter your details and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.