National Care Quality Professionals Association

Exclusively for care quality professionals, who share our vision of outstanding care.

A Membership Organisation For Care Quality Professionals

NCQPA are leading the way in setting and raising standards in the independent care quality sector.

Leading, independent care quality professionals, care quality consultancy organisations, trainers and training providers are signing up to our code of ethics and professional conduct. All are assessed against our tried and tested quality standards framework, with the aim of receiving our quality mark and NCQPA registration. 

Build Credibility

Becoming a registered member will build your credibility across the sector, as you’ve met the requirements within our framework and agree to the code of ethics and professional conduct.

Be Part Of A Movement

We all want to improve the sector. As an NCQPA registered member you’ll be doing just that. Setting standards for care quality professionals can only benefit those individuals being supported by care and support services.

We're Better Together

Strength in numbers, right? Together, we believe the NCQPA quality mark will fast become the industry standard mark for competent care quality professionals.

Membership for any care quality professional

From individual care quality professionals to larger organisations, we have a membership package to suit you.


Care quality consultants


Employed care quality professionals


CQC consultants


Training providers


Turnaround managers


Interim managers


Business consultants


Recruitment consultants

Care sector leaders can see the benefits…

“Delighted as a care provider to have signed up to support this great initiative. The NCQPA standards are very much in keeping with our organisational purpose & values…”

Samantha Leonard

Director/Partner, Blue Ribbon Health & Wellbeing

“Everyone who engages a consultant, with the aim of improving the care they deliver to their clients, deserves to know they are doing so with the confidence…”

Mike Padgham

Independent Care Group, York & North Yorkshire