The Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) relies on its exceptional inspectors, who are specially selected, trained and fully supported to carry out inspection on its behalf.

ISI trains inspectors for Educational Oversight inspections of private further education colleges and English language schools in England and Wales.

This section provides support and information for existing PFE inspectors, and information on recruitment and training for new PFE inspectors. See the links below or on the left for more. 

  • Training as a PFE Inspector

    Training as a PFE Inspector

    PFE inspectors are assessed for suitability before being...

  • Support for PFE Inspectors

    Support for PFE Inspectors

    The key documents to support the work of inspectors are...

  • Code of Conduct for PFE Inspectors

    Code of Conduct for PFE Inspectors

    Inspectors are required to adhere to the Code of Conduct...