NISQ Centre Approval:

Continuous Professional Development for Centres

NISQ Approved Centres aim to create Scientific Practitioners to ensure evidence based practice.

Centre Registration

One of the functions of NISQ as an Awarding Organisation is to Approve Centres in order that NISQ Regulated Qualifications can be delivered professionally to the learner through them. The NISQ Approved Centres must satisfy NISQ they are properly governed, structured, staffed and financially viable to deliver the NISQ Regulated Qualifications. The NISQ Approved Centre must be Learner focused, delivering the Qualification under the criteria set by NISQ. The NISQ Approved Centre must take all reasonable steps to remove or minimise any disruption to the Learner during their Qualification Cycle.

Applying to become an NISQ Approved Centre

Centres seeking approval must Comply with the Conditions and criteria set by NISQ the Awarding Organisation, information on the conditions and criteria for approval can be found in NISQ GL 17 “Conditions for Approval”.

Centres can apply for NISQ Centre Approval by completing the full centre approval applicatioon form NISQ 01 and paying the associated fees. NISQ 01 aquired by:

Centre Fees

NISQ Centre Fees both for those Centres applying for NISQ Centre approval and those NISQ Approved Centres renewing their approval status annually are found on NISQ 06c Centre Fees .

NISQ Centre Fees


NISQ Approved Centres are required to deliver both the practice and academic elements of the NISQ Qualifications. NISQ Approved Centre Staff must meet criteria set by NISQ in order to provide delivery. Information regarding delivery standards will be found in NISQ GL29 “Guidelines on Quality Standards and Criteria”. NISQ robustly externally verifiers quality assurance of NISQ Approve Centres, any NISQ Approved Centre not complying with the conditions and criteria set by NISQ will face sanctions and or loss of Centre Approval status.

NISQ Approved Centres

The following centres are approved to deliver NISQ Specialised Security Qualifications. Please choose the NISQ Approved Centre of your choice below, then choose the Qualification Package of your choice.

PraesumNI Ltd

Training company: PraesumNI Ltd

51 Old Ballygowan road,


BT23 5NP



Qualification Packages


Method of Payment

The following methods of Payment are acceptable:-

By cheque:

made payable to GSQ Group Ltd. and crossed A/C Payee only.

[please quote on back of Cheque “on behalf of NISQ” and the NISQ item/form reference number]

By bank transfer:


Sort Code: 09-02-22

A/C Number: 10796959

IBAN: GB39ABBY09022210796959

[YOUR NAME and NISQ document number as the transfer reference]

By debit/credit card:

Payments accepted by debit/credit cards

card payments