Chief Executive Officer

At Certa our vision is to be a well-respected and successful National Awarding Body of Accreditation, Access to HE and Professional Development.  

Whether you are a large provider of Further or Higher Education, a voluntary or community organisation or a small training provider, we have an extensive range of qualifications and services to support your company aims and ambitions to offer the best progression opportunities for your learners. 

Julie Knowles
Certa Chief Executive OfficerWe provide a high quality and accessible awarding body service with a strong social purpose to support the needs of learners, centres, businesses and communities.

As a National Awarding Organisation regulated by Ofqual and the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA), and with over 30 years of experience, we have extensive expertise in developing, validating, quality assuring and certificating qualifications and Access to HE Diplomas.   We also offer the fantastic support of our National Training Centre which provides extensive Continuing Professional Development programmes and Accreditation Services.

If you would like further information about our qualifications and services, my team will be happy to speak with you about any aspect of our provision. 

I look forward to meeting you in the near future. 

Julie Knowles (CEO)