Research and insight

We take our role seriously as a bridge between education and the workplace. We have produced a range of surveys, research and insight materials designed to help our Further Education peers ensure the best outcomes for their learners and better prepare them for fulfilling employment:

LEP Skills Series

We partnered with the award winning West of England Local Enterprise Partnership to deliver a series of skills forums to unite Further Education and Industry, click here to find out more

Opening Doors forums

We have hosted two high profile forums for Senior Further Education and industry representatives to co-create work experience solutions and discuss the implementation of Study Programme requirements for work experience and employability skills

Work experience consultation

Our employer community provide their opinion on work experience and what they look for in a college leaver, click here to view the results

Employer engagement and employability survey

We consulted Senior College leaders are consulted at the AOC conference 2012, click here for the results