This page contains links to the different sections of Part 4 of the Bar Qualification Manual (BQM).

4A – Overview

This page includes information on the Authorisation Framework and the definition of Authorised Education and Training Organisations (AETOs).

4B - Authorisation of education and training organisations

This page explains the authorisation process for prospective education and training organisations (including all new applicants and existing Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) providers).

4C - Authorisation of current pupillage training organisations (PTOs) as AETOs

This page explains the process for current Pupillage Training Organisations to enable them to gain authorisation as an AETO.