Overview

In this section you’ll find useful information and resources such as application forms to compare the quality of your employees’ or potential employees’ foreign awards with local ones.

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Accreditation

Assessing educational institutions and programmes

  • Facts about Fraud – Provides useful tips for detecting fraudulent credentials and tertiary educational providers – a must-read!
  • What you need to know before you choose! – Useful list of websites which provide information about accredited and non-accredited educational institutions and programmes of study in various countries

Recognition Services

  • What is Equivalency/Recognition – Provides definitions and details on Equivalency and Recognition
  • Recognition of Institution and/or Programme of Study – Provides information on how to determine whether a course of study or educational institution is recognised or accredited locally or overseas. You can complete the application form to do so. Guidelines are also provided to ensure you submit the correct documentation
  • Recognition of Qualification – Provides information on how to determine the recognition of foreign qualifications to local ones. You can complete the application form to do so. Guidelines are also provided to ensure you submit the correct documentation
  • Certificate of Recognition of CARICOM Skills Qualifications – Comprehensive guidelines for CARICOM Nationals seeking to work in CARICOM member states without needing a work permit
    Certificate of Recognition of CARICOM Skills Qualification information and application form

Fees

  • Fees for services – Provides costs for the BAC’s services including fees for recognition services