If you are new to the role of Quality Nominee, this is the place for you. All centres have an allocated Pearson Quality Advisor (PQA) - find yours using themap below.

You can also email us quality assurance queries by completing our contact form. Further instructions can be found below and we aim to respond within 48 hours.

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Find your Pearson Quality Advisor (PQA)

Find your Pearson Quality Advisor (PQA)

Pearson Quality Advisor regional map

Here you will find which of our team members will be your centres point of contact for all things related to vocational quality assurance

Where to go first

We have a wealth of information within our dedicated web pages, which we refer to as the Quality Nominee Hub (QN Hub). To get started, we recommend you:

Register for our Free online event 'Roles and Responsibilities of a Quality Nominee'

Register for your monthly quality catch-up  (PDF | 144 KB)

Download a copy of our year planner in the 'Useful documents' section below                    (PDF | 187 KB)

Take a look at our bite-sized videos and subscribe to our YouTube channel

Check out our 'Resources' page for lots of free-to-use templates and guides

Visit the dedicated Quality Model page via the 'Overview' tab above


Welcome to BTEC

We have developed a quick guide to getting started with BTEC. The video will support you in delivering a BTEC programe and explain the mandatory quality assurance requirements.



Useful documents

Schools and FE - BTEC

Quality Assurance Year Planner

PDF | 187 KB



Quality Assurance Year Planner

PDF | 147 KB


You can find more guides and documents within the related quality assurance model web pages, or by visiting our resources page.


Quality Nominee Community

Covering everything quality assurance for all our vocational qualifications, the community is run by the Pearson Quality Advisor (PQA) team and is a quick and easy way to ask us questions directly or collaborate with colleagues.

Quality Assurance catch-ups

These online monthly drop-in sessions with your Pearson Quality Advisor are designed to review the Quality Assurance focus and answer related questions.