ISQAM 2019-20

The Independent Schools’ Qualification in Academic Management (ISQAM) is designed for Heads of Academic Departments (HoDs) and aspiring HoDs in schools of The Headmasters’ and Headmistresses’ Conference (HMC) and The Girls’ School Association (GSA).

Please view the ISQAM briefing document for more information about the programme.

To book a place, please register yourself onto both the Day 1 and Day 2 training events for your chosen cluster, and please share the new updated information for mentors with your in-school mentor:


London Cluster 1

Day 1: Wednesday 25 September 2019 (Novotel London City South)

Day 2: Thursday 5 March 2020 (City of London School)

London Cluster 2

Day 1: Thursday 7 November 2019 (Novotel London City South)

Day 2: Thursday 12 March 2020 (Novotel London City South)

South Central / South West Cluster

Day 1: Thursday 10 October 2019 (Mercure Bristol Holland House Hotel)

Day 2: Wednesday 4 March 2020 (Warminster School, Wiltshire)

Midlands Cluster

Day 1: Wednesday 6 November 2019 (Jurys Inn, Birmingham)

Day 2: Wednesday 11 March 2020 (Trent College, Nottingham)


London Cluster

Day 1: Thursday 3 October 2019 (Novotel London City South)

Day 2: Monday 20 January 2020 (Novotel London City South)

Midlands Cluster

Day 1: Tuesday 5 November 2019 (Jurys Inn, Birmingham)

Day 2: Monday 10 February 2020 (Jurys Inn, Birmingham)

Information for Mentors

Information for mentors (updated for 2019-20) – please share this link with your mentor for information.