Certificate of Recognition of CARICOM Skills Qualification

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General Documentation required for Certificate of Recognition of CARICOM Skills Qualification

  1. Application form (complete, legible and signed by a Barbados-based Justice-of-the-Peace with official stamp seal of the Justice-of-the-Peace)
  2. Birth Certificate
  3. Proof of status as a CARICOM National
  4. Marriage Certificate (where applicable)
  5. Qualifications (undergrad/post-grad/professional) - Certified translation of the credential/qualification in English or translation provided by the University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus or the Barbados Community College; or from Embassies and/or Consulates, if the original document is not in English
  6. Two (2) Professional reference letters (as on attached application form)
  7. Proof of registration with professional agency (where applicable)
  8. Letter(s) from respective National federation or Ministry (Artistes, Media persons, Musicians, Sports persons)
  9. Letter(s) from previous employers (Artistes, Media persons, Musicians, Sports persons
  10. Letter from General Nursing Council of a CARICOM Member State (Registered Nurse)
  11. Passport (copy of bio-data page & date of issue)  
  12. Two (2) passport size photos (applicant’s name in block letters at back)
  13. BDS$100 application fee (per application)

Please complete ALL sections of the application form and sign it. Incomplete (or incorrect) information will result in a delay in the processing of your application.

General Information

First Name:
Middle Name(s):
Last Name:
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Passport #:
Marital Status:
Permanent Address:
Telephone Number (local):
Email Address:
Registration with Professional Agency:
Previous Employment:
Last Professional Activity Undertaken:


Reference #1

First Name:
Last Name:
Telephone #:

Reference #2

First Name:
Last Name:
Telephone #:

Fees and Other Charges

  1. A non-refundable application processing fee of BDS$100.00 is payable upon application for a Certificate of Recognition.
  2. Refer to Fees for Services booklet for other fees.


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Data Protection Statement

 Your personal information will be treated as private and confidential. We will use your information solely for the purposes of processing this application.