Education Training Inspectorate


The safeguarding proforma and how it is used by schools/organisations has been subject to a comprehensive review ... more
21 August 2023
ETI undertook an extensive consultation exercise engaging with a wide range of stakeholders... more
07 July 2023
Chief Inspector, Faustina Graham was a guest speaker at the Presentation of Prizes and Certificates for PGCE students... more

Our responsibilities

Good Practice

The ETI promotes the dissemination of good and innovative practice identified across the education, training and youth sectors through inspection and evaluative work.

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The purpose of inspection is to promote the highest possible standards of learning, teaching, training and achievement throughout the education, training and youth sectors.  

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Promoting improvement in the interest of all learners

We provide inspection services and information about the quality of education being offered to these organisations:

Our Organisation

The Education and Training Inspectorate (ETI) is a ‘unitary’ inspectorate and part of the Department of Education (DE), providing independent inspection services and policy advice for DE. The ETI holds the Customer Service Excellence award.

Contact us

Inspection Services Team
Department of Education
Room F29
Rathgael House
Balloo Road
BT19 7PR

Telephone: 028 9127 9726