Our awarding organisation status

OAL is recognised by The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) as an awarding organisation (AO).  This means that as a business we have the powers to design, develop and award industry focussed, Ofqual regulated qualifications.

Our recognition number is RN5360.

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Our end-point assessment organisation status

We are also an end-point assessment organisation (AAO), approved by the Institute for Apprenticeships (IfA) to offer end-point assessment (EPA) of apprentices on the new standards-based apprenticeships.  You will find us listed on the register of apprentice assessment organisations.

Our AAO status gives us the powers to conduct and quality assure independent end-point assessment of standards-based apprenticeships.

We are continually growing the number of standards that we are approved to EPA. Please check our up-to-date EPA services and approvals here.

Our End-point Assessment Organisation ID number is EPAO045.