Yes. Over a dozen visits were made to HEIs early in 2006 to discuss a wide range of issues to do with ROSQA. The proposal to introduce Quality Audits came out of those visits and was then written into the draft Quality Plan
. The Quality Plan was then subject to extensive consultation, including a two day workshop with the sector on 23-24 January 2007. There was widespread support for the notion of Quality Audit as a first step in the overall Institutional Accreditation process.