Overview

Government entities are crucial to the work done by the BAC. For example, we collaborate with several departments such as the Government Information Service and the National Cultural Foundation to certify that people qualify for recognition as skilled CARICOM nationals.

This section provides useful resources for agencies and departments including details on accreditation and the CARICOM Skills Qualification. Download our handy guides using the links below. You’ll need the free Adobe Acrobat Reader. Get it here.

Accreditation

Recognition Services

  • What is Equivalency/Recognition – Provides definitions and details on Equivalency and Recognition
  • 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
  • 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

Assessing educational institutions and programmes

  • Facts about Fraud – Provides useful tips for detecting fraudulent credentials and tertiary educational providers – a must-read!