Once the introduction is completed and any participant questions answered, the specific completion instructions are next. Even if you plan on having the introduction and instructions given orally by an administrator, you should have written instructions as part of the instrument. Those instructions should describe:

The introduction of the survey instrument

How to respond to the survey questions

How to use your code or password

How to ask questions

Introduction of the Survey Instrument

The participant now needs instructions in how to complete the survey, and the first item is to describe the actual survey instrument—the format. If using an online survey, the screen might display this:

Our employee opinion survey is offered online. Each ...

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