Peace of mind for Regent Academy students
Learning should be enjoyable. The knowledge you gain should be correct. Where you get the information should be credible. These are some of the reasons why people enrol with a college that has strong accreditations and affiliations.
Our accreditations and affiliations with independent bodies ensure you will receive training to the appropriate standard and we are up to date with good practice in distance learning. This, coupled with the exceptionally high standards we set ourselves, gives you complete peace of mind that your interests are our priority and that we can train you to the appropriate standard.
City & Guilds
Upon completion of select courses, you will also qualify to be awarded our City & Guilds certificate1.
You can add this to your CV to demonstrate to prospective employers and potential clients that you have recognised skills.
We are a City & Guilds approved centre, proving we have appropriately qualified and experienced tutors, with the equipment and resources necessary to conduct training and assessments to the appropriate standard.
With select courses, you will also qualify to be awarded the ABC Level 3 certificate2.
This is a valuable vocational qualification demonstrating that you have completed a validated training course at a recognised level of study.
ABC Awards is an Awarding Organisation recognised by Ofqual (The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), the government body which regulates qualifications and assessments in England.
To receive the ABC Certificate after completing select courses, simply call us and pay the ABC registration fee2. You do not need to complete any more assignments or coursework.
Open and Distance Learning Quality Council (ODLQC)
We are an ODLQC accredited college which demonstrates we have stringent criteria that protect your interests.
Association of British Correspondence Colleges (ABCC)
We are a member college of the ABCC. This shows that we follow a rigorous code of ethics that gives you an assurance of quality and fair dealing. It also demonstrates that we keep up to date with good practice in distance learning.
1 Students wishing to achieve the City & Guilds Accredited Programme in our Interior Design courses are required to register and pay an additional fee – there are no extra assignments to complete. City & Guilds registration is not compulsory. Students wishing to achieve the City & Guilds Fashion Wear 7716-32 certificate are required to complete the Successful Fashion Design & Dressmaking – Course 1 with a Merit grade or higher, register with City & Guilds, pay an additional fee and successfully complete additional assignments and garments. City & Guilds registration is not compulsory.
2 You will qualify to be awarded the ABC Certificate when you successfully complete any of the following courses: Wedding and Event Planner, Successful Photography, Complete Writing and Understanding Antiques. ABC registration fee of £20 applies.