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The Continuing Education Centre offers a range of training programmes that lead to national and international qualifications as well as specialised professional development programmes tailored to the needs of organisations. It also provides a broad range of training needs analysis, training support programmes, consultancy services and psychometric & standardised assessments to complement our current training programmes.

In compliance with ACTVET, the Continuing Education Centre is a Licensed Training Provider (LTP) and a Registered Training Provider (RTP) offering National Qualifications included on the QFEmirates. The Continuing Education Centre is also internationally recognised as an approved centre, offering UK Qualifications through its partnership with NCFE, ILM, and Pearson BTEC.


The Continuing Education Centre is an ACTVET Licenced Training Provider; Licence No. 0635/2014
The Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (ACTVET) oversees a number of entities that provide accredited educational and vocational training programmes, in line with the best international standards, to prepare students for the labour market.


The Continuing Education Centre is an approved NCFE Training Centre; No. 03570000
NCFE is recognised as a national Awarding Organisation by the qualification regulators for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. NCFE is passionate about designing, developing and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards which contribute to the success of millions of learners at all levels, bringing them closer to fulfilling their personal goals.


The Continuing Education Centre is an approved ILM Training Centre; No. 822071
ILM is the UK’s leading provider of leadership, management and coaching qualifications, and a City & Guilds Group Business. ILM offers a specialist suite of qualifications awarded by The City and Guilds of London Institute. The CEC-ECAE is approved to deliver Level 3 and Level 5 Certificates in Leadership & Management across the UAE to support development in leadership competencies and job readiness for senior management roles.

Pearson BTEC

The Continuing Education Centre is an approved Pearson BTEC Training Centre; No. 94374
BTEC qualifications are awarded by Pearson, the UK’s largest awarding body offering globally recognised and benchmarked vocational qualifications. The CEC-ECAE is approved to deliver International Level 3 Certificate in Business which provides an overview of the business sector through applied learning, contextualised to the UAE business market.

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