ISA Accreditations

Providing high quality CPD for staff is an essential tool for schools to maintain best practice, foster excellence in education and keep a competitive edge. Our accreditations help support our Members and their staff in a range of different areas, providing professional development opportunities that keep schools up to date and add value to staff's credentials.

The ISA Certificate in Advanced School Leadership recognises excellence in Senior Leadership and celebrates a continuing commitment to drive personal improvement. It is open to those leaders (both members and non-members) who wish to develop their skills and knowledge in school leadership.

The ISA Certificate in School Leadership is designed for aspiring school leaders who are committed to continuous improvement. It's open to both ISA members and non-members, providing a valuable pathway to develop your leadership skills and knowledge. Earning this certificate demonstrates your dedication to professional growth and showcases your advancing leadership capabilities.

The ISA Certificate for Senior Mental Health Lead ensures School Leaders remain current and have opportunities to develop a whole school approach to mental health and well-being. The scheme aligns to the full DfE specifications for the role and is designed for any member of the Senior Team who are undertaking the position of Mental Health Lead within their setting.

The ISA Certificate for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Lead recognises the need for current, detailed and supportive professional development to ensure those that take a leading role in this area develop their skills and knowledge effectively. It is designed to enable all those that have an interest in equity, diversity and inclusion within their setting maintain best practice.