As an AIM Centre you can be assured of great customer service and a wide range of contemporary, up to date qualifications suitable for learners of all levels.
Each of our centres is allocated a dedicated AIM support team including a centre lead and a customer experience adviser.
We work with a variety of centres including:
- Colleges of Further Education
- Training providers
- 6th form colleges
- Offender learning providers
- Third sector organisations
- International centres in countries as far apart as Argentina, China, Cyprus and Holland
Find out what others think about AIM on our 'Creating Happy Customers' page
To see what qualifications we offer, use our qualifications' search tool. All our level 3 qualifications carry UCAS tariff points which can count towards university entry requirements.
Find out more
- Contact our Customer Experience Team and ask for a meeting with one of our Busines Development Leads.
- Find out about our package of support for AIM Centres
- Apply to be an AIM Centr
What to expect
High-quality qualifications and exceptional service to our partner centres.
Our wide range of high quality, nationally recognised qualifications is supported by a dedicated team of centre leads, moderators and examiners, all with subject specific knowledge and experience.
Customer experience advisers
Our dedicated customer experience advisers are your first contact for any qualifications query. They can be contacted on:
Tel: 01332 341822
Mon-Thur 9am to 5pm, Fri 9am to 4.30pm.
You will be appointed a dedicated centre lead. They will monitor your organisation’s quality assurance systems to ensure compliance throughout the year. They also offer support, advice and guidance about AIM products and services.
Regular email updates, newsletters and social media will keep you up to date and our website is updated daily.
Most of the information you will need, including forms and portal links can be found on www.aimgroup.org.uk/centres
Access to HE providers
Centres delivering the Access to HE diploma have exclusive use of Gradetraka to track learners' progression and grade profiles throughout the academic year, then export the information for the final awards board.
Centres can also use our free, on-line study skills courses via the AIM LMS
Training and events
Regular clinics and workshops are held throughout the year and we have useful video support guides on AIM processes.
There are many reasons to choose us:
Outstanding personalised customer service and support
Proven expertise in developing vocational qualifications and credit based learning
Responsive and flexible qualification development service
Diverse range of qualifications
National accreditation, local service
Quality assurance, enhancement and improvement services
Competitive and transparent pricing
Charitable organisation with ethical and sustainable business practices
Working in partnership:
We believe in developing strong and long term partnerships with our Centres and we work closely with industry experts including employers, trade bodies, sector skills councils, training providers and government departments/agencies to ensure our qualifications and accreditation services are fit for purpose.
Unlike many large Awarding Organisations we are able to provide a highly flexible and responsive service, particularly with regards to our product development and business support services.
All our Centres are allocated a dedicated Centre Lead and External Quality Assurer to provide ongoing specialist and relationship management support.