If you have a query about how we have calculated your QARs, please complete the data query form to ensure we have the necessary information to answer your query, and email the form to the service desk.
We will review data queries during the provisional window, which is the week commencing 8 January to 2 February 2018. Final QARs will be available in March.
Key articles we have published throughout the QAR and minimum standards annual cycle.
Inform: September 2017 -
includes details on the final R14 ILR submission and information on how to minimise the common QAR data issues identified in 2015 to 2016.
Inform: November 2017 - includes information on the dates of the QAR 2016 to 2017 provisional data window, and guidance on how to ensure providers can access their data once available.
Qualification achievement rates: business rules, technical specifications and data extract guidance
The business rules outline the policy for calculating QARs for apprenticeships and for education and training.The technical specifications explain how QAR’s are calculated, what data is included and what data is excluded. The data extract guidance documents explains how a providers QAR data extracts can be used to show achievement rates to match those in the achievement rates dashboard. It also provides information about how the data is generated.
Explains how we will apply minimum standards to all age apprenticeships and to adult (19+) education and training provision funded through the adult education budget and/or through advanced learner loans.