The Learning and Skills Improvement Service ("LSIS") is the new improvement body dedicated to the development of the further education and skills sector.

In these terms and conditions, the terms "we", "us", "our" and "LSIS Excellence Gateway" are to be taken as referring to LSIS.

LSIS has been formed from CEL and QIA to develop excellent and sustainable FE provision across the sector. LSIS will work in partnership with all parts of the sector to provide vision, leadership, clarity and high quality support; practising and enabling continuous self-improvement and capacity building.

We are not responsible for the content of postings or other information provided by members of the public. Any information or advice provided by LSIS is provided in good faith but is not a substitute for appropriate educational or legal advice.

You should not base any decisions on the material that you find on this website without verifying the accuracy thereof independently.

We do not accept any liability to any person in relation to any material provided on this website or otherwise, whether originated by members of the public or us. It is a condition of your use of this website that you agree that you will not make any claim against LSIS or any of its personnel in respect of any content of this website or any communication from LSIS.

Listing or provision of a resource should not necessarily be taken as endorsement of any kind by us. We cannot guarantee that links to third party sites will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of linked pages. A link does not imply an endorsement of a site; likewise, not linking to a particular site does not imply lack of endorsement.

We shall not be liable for any interruptions to the availability of the website or services provided via the website for any reason but including without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing any outages or unavailability arising directly or indirectly from:-

  1. interruptions to the flow of data to or from the internet;
  2. changes, updates or repairs to the network or software which we use as a platform to provide the website;
  3. the effects of the failure or interruption of services provided by third parties;
  4. factors outside of our reasonable control;
  5. your actions or omissions or those of any third parties;
  6. problems with your equipment and/or third party equipment.