No it is not. The National Association of Madrassahs (NAM) is an independent initiative developed in consultation with educationalists within the Islamic and secular educational industries and following observations of 100’s Madrassahs and Islamic Supplementary schools. This project has been in the design phase since the completion of the Madrassah Management and safeguarding Toolkit produced by Faith Associates in 2011. The publication can be downloaded here

This project is a sign of the British Muslim communities natural growth and maturity and a is clear step towards establishing a self-regulated scheme.