Collection

FE Choices

FE choices provides comparable information to help learners and employers make informed choices about education and training.

All FE choices data is available on GOV.UK and data.gov with performance indicators held on the National Careers Service and the apprenticeship service web pages.

FE choices consists of nationally collected and published performance indicator data that measures learner and employer satisfaction. This information is made available in a clear and consistent format

Information is provided about:

  • further education colleges and other organisations that receive government funding and offer education and training to people over the age of 16
  • organisations that offer academic and vocational subjects, apprenticeships, and training on and off the job

Technical information about the surveys

Please see the transparency spreadsheet for technical information about the surveys. If you require further detail about the calculation method for the learner satisfaction survey please email servicedesk@sfa.bis.gov.uk to request further details.

Employer satisfaction survey data

  1. Employer satisfaction survey 2015 to 2016: national reporting

    • Official Statistics
  2. FE Choices employer satisfaction survey 2015 to 2016

    • Official Statistics
  3. Employer satisfaction survey 2014 to 2015: national reporting

    • Guidance
  4. FE Choices employer satisfaction survey 2014 to 2015

    • Research and analysis
  5. Employer satisfaction survey 2013 to 2014: national reporting

    • Research and analysis

Learner satisfaction survey data

  1. FE Choices learner satisfaction survey 2016 to 2017

    • Official Statistics
  2. Learner satisfaction survey 2015 to 2016: national reporting

    • Official Statistics
  3. Learner satisfaction survey 2014 to 2015: national reporting

    • Guidance
  4. FE Choices learner satisfaction survey 2014 to 2015

    • Research and analysis

Guidance and information for training providers (employer satisfaction)

  1. Employer satisfaction survey: provider guidance

    • Guidance
  2. FE choices: employer satisfaction survey – sample size calculator

    • Guidance
  3. Employer Satisfaction Survey: question guidance

    • Guidance

Guidance and information for training providers (learner satisfaction)

  1. FE choices: learner satisfaction survey poster

    • Promotional material
  2. Learner and employer satisfaction surveys

    • Guidance
  3. Learner satisfaction survey guidance

    • Guidance
  4. FE choices: learner satisfaction survey – sample size calculator

    • Guidance

FE Choices archive

  1. FE Choices learner satisfaction survey 2015 to 2016

    • Guidance
  2. Employer satisfaction survey 2012 to 2013: national reporting

    • Research and analysis
  3. Employer satisfaction survey 2011 to 2012: national reporting

    • Guidance
  4. FE choices: learner satisfaction data report 2011 to 2012

    • Guidance
  5. Employer satisfaction survey indicative results: interim reports

    • Guidance
  6. FE choices: learner destinations - questionnaire and performance indicator

    • Guidance