To apply, please firstly complete and return your registration form.
Next, there are five stages to the process:
- School self-evaluation
- Desktop review of school self-evaluation and evidence by assessor, with feedback about strengths and areas for development or action prior to verification of the award
- Verification visit from appointed assessor
- Final report to school from the assessor
- Award panel reviews both school self-evaluation and verification report and accredits schools to be awarded the quality mark.
For more information on each stage, see the menu on the left hand side.
Verification of the award will take place at three points in the year. Dates for submitting the self-evaluation form for verification are 4 October, 28 January or 5 May for verification by the end of each term.