Be better informed. We can help you identify candidates that have been barred from doing business in or entering the United States, according to the Office of Foreign Asset and Control (OFAC).

Our Government Watch List search identifies:

  • Foreign terrorist organizations
  • Global terrorists on the terrorist watch list
  • International narcotics traffickers
  • Individuals and organizations that have been placed on watch status by U.S. and international government agencies

This search can identify:

  • Debarred parties
  • Specially designated nationals
  • Entities of proliferation

This search is ideal for:

  • Public sector employees
  • Security officers and manufacturers
  • People who will handle sensitive materials or information
  • People in technology and information management fields
  • Airport security and staff
  • Staff in multi-national companies

Search turnaround time:

Same day


Q. Are some terrorists not included in this database search?

A. As we search a number of sources, most official government exclusionary or debarment lists are included in this Government Watch List search.

What is this?

There are several types of codes:

Requirements Code:
This code is given to a user by an organization or person who has asked the user to complete a series of requirements for a given qualification process. Each qualification process is assigned a unique code. Users enter the code and are guided through an easy, step-by-step process to help them complete the mandatory requirements established by the requestor.

Sharing Code:
This code is typically given to a user by another person in effort to share information contained in their personal QualifiedFirst portfolio, such as their background report, professional qualifications, and more. The users enter the code and can view the shared information securely within their QualifiedFirst account. If the user does not have a QualifiedFirst account, they can open a FREE account in a matter of minutes.

Promotional Code:
This code is sent out to QualifiedFirst® users and can be used for discounts on personal background check orders. Note – these codes cannot be used when responding to a requirement set code.

Forgot your code?

In effort to safeguard our customer’s confidential information, codes can only be recovered from the source that originally supplied them. To obtain your code, check your records or contact the person or organization that gave you the code.

Invalid Code

Sorry, we do not recognize the code you entered. Please check your records and try again. To obtain a new code, contact the person or organization that gave you the code.