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General Documentation required for Certificate of Recognition of CARICOM Skills Qualification


Applicants must appear in person and bring originals, and copies to be certified, of the following documents.  Incomplete applications will NOT be accepted:

  1. Application form (complete, legible and signed by a Justice-of-the-Peace assigned by the Government of Barbados/Notary Public with official stamp/seal)
  2. Birth Certificate
  3. Marital Status Documentation (Marriage Certificate, Divorce Decree etc.)
  4. Qualification (undergraduate/post-graduate/professional) or Qualifying Letter(s)
  5. Two (2) Professional reference letters (as stated on application form) from an Employer, Lecturer/Tutor

    Addressed Letters: Executive Director, Barbados Accreditation Council, First Floor, The Phoenix Centre, George Street, St. Michael, BB11114

  6. Passport (copy of biodata page & date of issue)
  7. Two (2) passport size photos (applicant’s name in block letters at back)
  8. BDS$100 application fee (per application)

Where applicable:

  1. Proof of status as a CARICOM National (Citizenship Document etc.)
  2. Proof of registration with professional agency
  3. Letter from General Nursing Council of a CARICOM Member State (Registered Nurse)
  4. Letter(s) from respective National Federation or Ministry (Artistes, Media persons, Musicians, Sports persons)

Application form, click here.

N.B. When printing the application form, ensure that the complete application form has been printed, including the date at the bottom of the form. It is recommended to print the form on A4 paper.

To download our Guidelines Booklet, click here.

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