The Framework for Excellence is a comprehensive approach to managing performance.
It is a single, unified framework that will help increase both the quality of FE
provision and the way in which that provision meets the needs of all users. It will
also simplify the way employers and learners choose the provider best-suited to their
The Framework for Excellence will underpin a new, simplified performance assessment
system that will help drive up performance right across the Further Education (FE)
sector, by setting clear and unambiguous standards of excellence that all providers
will want to achieve, so that they can demonstrate the quality of their provision.