- nationally recognised in its own country
- operating a quality assured awarding process
The method by which recognition is given is through exemption from one or more appropriate minor award(s) where a learner is seeking a major award. An exemption cannot be requested by a learner directly. It must be submitted by a centre on behalf of the learner.
Microsoft Certification ExemptionsExemptions have been granted by QQI for a number of Microsoft certifications. Click on the links below to see which QQI component(s) can be exempted on the basis of a learner holding the Microsoft certification indicated.
- Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Word
- Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Excel
- Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) PowerPoint
- Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Access