Principals & Proprietors

PFE (Private Further Education) is a division of the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) which provides Educational Oversight inspections of private further education colleges and English language schools in England and Wales on behalf of the Home Office. For more information see About PFE.

This section provides information for college principals and proprietors about all aspects of Educational Oversight inspections. See the links on the left or below to navigate to the appropriate page.

  • Your Role in the EO Process

    Your Role in the EO Process

    How do principals and proprietors contribute to the...

  • Applying for Educational Oversight

    Applying for Educational Oversight

    Applications for Educational Oversight can be made all year...

  • The Inspection Cycle

    The Inspection Cycle

    Colleges inspected by ISI for Educational Oversight (EO) go...

  • Inspection Fees

    For information on fees for Educational Oversight...

  • About PFE Reports

    About PFE Reports

    Inspection reports provide objective and reliable accounts...

  • Complaints about an Inspection

    Complaints about an Inspection

    Complaints before or during an inspectionColleges which...