Accreditation offer for IOA Schools

Schools and colleges in the Ipswich Opportunity Area can apply for a fully funded accreditation award with Awards Place.

You may choose to fast track through an award in an area of expertise, earning your accreditation in as little as 6 months, or use the accreditation process as a development opportunity for an area of focus for your school or college, looking to achieve the desired standard within a year, with more support from specialists in the award field.

We are funding the following awards:

Eligibility criteria:

This offer is open to schools and colleges in the Ipswich Opportunity Area only.

Next steps:

If you would like to go ahead you can sign up here. You should do this by 14/10/21 to secure your funded place.

If you would like a discussion with a member of the All Awards team to find out more about the accreditation process please contact Joshua Hadrill from Optimus Education on 020 8514 9565 or email him at

If you would like more details from the IOA team contact Jacqueline Bircham

We will notify schools and colleges whether they have been successful by 18/10/21.

You will then have 14 days to register with Awards Place by 1/11/21 – at this point you will be committed to completion of the awards process.