In this section you’ll find out more about those services specific to post-secondary/tertiary education and training providers and how you can access them. 

For example, you can find out about programme approval which provides assurance that your programme has met specific standards. You can view a list of providers who’ve gained programme approval here.

Download our useful guides using the links below. You’ll need the free Adobe Acrobat Reader. Get it here.

General brochure – Provides a snapshot of the BAC and our services



Programme Approval

  • Programme Approval – Guidelines which explain the process and set out the criteria for programme approval
  • Guidelines for Preparing Programme Specifications – Provides details on preparing the programme specifications document. Intended for use as a quality assurance document in the design, development, approval and internal review of courses/programmes of study

Other Resources


  • Fees for Services – Provides costs for the BAC’s services including registration, accreditation, and programme approval fees