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CQI and IRCA accredited Quality Management Courses

rove has worked in partnership with the CQI and IRCA since 2010. It has delivered CQI and IRCA training programmes, supporting quality management professionals develop and progress in their careers. rove initially offered the Level 3 Certificate and Level 5 Diploma in Quality Management qualifications, and from 2016 the Foundation, Practitioner and Professional Level courses.

We have been assessed and certified as an Approved Training Partner (ATP) by the CQI and IRCA. This means it has the processes and systems in place to deliver certified courses to the highest standards. The CQI and IRCA undertake ongoing monitoring activities to ensure rove continues to meet ATP requirements.

Since 2016, rove has worked with over 400 learners, from over 300 companies – both in the UK and Internationally. It has a course pass rate of 100% (over 700 courses completed) and has supported nearly 30 individuals to achieve the Practitioner and Professional Certificates in Quality Management. rove is the only ATP able to offer Professional courses and the Professional Level Certificate in Quality Management.


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 about our courses, or to request a free consultation, simply complete the ‘Contact Us’ box below or call us on 0191 670 9529.

Complete your online enrolment here

If you know which course you’d like to study, you can complete our online enrolment form here.

Once we’ve received it, our Programme Lead will review it and we’ll be in touch to confirm your enrolment.

Once payment has been received, we’ll contact you to arrange your induction.

If you have any questions in the meantime, please get in touch with us.


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 circumstances 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.

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.