2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
International Centre of Excellence - Middle East (2016 – 17),
International Centre of Excellence - Centre of the Year 2016
The NQA was established to develop and maintain a qualifications framework for the UAE. Its primary responsibility is to ensure that the quality of vocational qualifications as well as occupational standards delivered meet industry requirements and those of the economic and labour markets. The NQA also develops various policies, frameworks and standards related to TVET according to international industry best practices.
All chef training programs and culinary courses offered by ICCA Dubai are recognised by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) of the Dubai Government, and delivered under its Educational Service Permit. The KHDA is the main government body that oversees the quality of private education in Dubai, intending to create a high-quality education focused on happiness and well-being. At the International Centre for Culinary Arts (ICCA) Dubai are under the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), Government of Dubai, UAE, Approved Educational Service Permit.
ICCA Dubai is also proud to be associated with the World Association of Chefs’ Societies (WorldChefs), a network of more than 100 global chef's associations, representing 10+ million professional chefs worldwide. ICCA has received WorldChef’s “Recognition of Quality Culinary Education” award, a credit that indicates that the training and education provided at ICCA Dubai meet or exceed the culinary standards of education established by WorldChefs.
ICCA Dubai’s Professional Cooking Courses and Chef Training Certificates are approved and accredited by City & Guilds, UK, the world’s largest awarding body. Established in 1878, City & Guilds certifies more than 1.3million students annually the world over. A course accredited by City & Guilds, UK, is well recognised as a sign of quality and standards by more than 100 countries around the world.