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Memberships from globally recognised awarding and affiliated bodies



As members of The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH), the world’s Chartered body for safety and health professionals and Training, we understand how in doing so we can support our partners in industry leading training, innovation and best practice. Shoal proudly champions causes related to occupational safety and health while actively advocating for transformative change. IOSH’s role extends to advising governments, NGOs, and policymakers, providing crucial insights into safety and health matters. As an awarding organisation for occupational safety and health qualifications, they are dedicated to setting high standards.
British Safety Council Member

British Safety Council

Shoal is honoured to be a trusted member of the British Safety Council, a pioneering organisation in health, safety, and environmental management. The British Safety Council is committed to the belief that no one should be injured or fall ill due to their work, a principle that strongly aligns with Shoal's core values. Established in 1957, the British Safety Council has been a driving force in our commitment to membership, advocating tirelessly to safeguard workers from accidents, hazards, and unsafe conditions. Their pivotal role in influencing significant safety legislation in the UK underscores the shared values and dedication to workplace safety that Shoal upholds.

CPD Certification

The CPD Certification Service is the world's leading and largest independent CPD accreditation organisation working across all industry sectors. Shoal are able to display our commitment to Continuing Professional Development through our senior membership with The CPD Certification Service. Our training courses, e-learning programs and behavioural workshops have been formally CPD certified, adding significant value every year for both professional audiences and our partners alike.



Qualsafe is the trusted partner for the education and training community. As one of the largest Ofqual recognised Awarding Organisations in the UK, they are committed to raising industry standards by providing high-quality solutions. This award held by Shoal coupled with our team of industry specialists enables us to provide a range of ground-breaking qualifications that are included on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).



APSCo is the only recruitment trade body with an international footprint and the only recruitment trade body specifically representing organisations like Shoal operating within the professional sectors. Our affiliated membership provides us with expert analysis, insider knowledge, and cutting-edge strategies for our recruitment division. It empowers our team of professionals with the intricacies of talent acquisition and management, latest trends, success stories to attract and retain top talent, and has propelled Shoal to unprecedented levels of success within staffing and recruitment.