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UNIVERSITY COLLEGE BIRMINGHAM

Employer reviews

Excellent (98 reviews)

Employer review details
Statement Percentage of employers that selected this as a "strength" Percentage of employers that selected this as "needs improvement" Total number of employers that selected this statement
Communication with employers 73% 27% 78
Reporting on progress of apprentices 40% 60% 47
Getting new apprentices started 80% 20% 40
Adapting to my needs 85% 15% 40
Providing the right training at the right time 86% 14% 28
Improving apprentice skills 88% 12% 24
Working with small numbers of apprentices 79% 21% 24
Training facilities 83% 17% 18
Initial assessment of apprentices 80% 20% 15

Apprentice reviews

Good (57 reviews)

Apprentice review details
Communication
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Communicating clearly with you 72% 28%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 75% 25%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 81% 19%
Providing accessible training resources 89% 11%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 82% 18%
Taking into account your previous learning 74% 26%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 91% 9%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 82% 18%
Support
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Helping you learn new skills and develop existing ones 93% 7%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 79% 21%
Resolving any issues you have 77% 23%
Preparing you for success in your future career 86% 14%

Provider overview

Based in the heart of the UK's biggest regional city, University College Birmingham is highly respected by employers and industry for providing career-focused education and training.

UCB specialises in vocational courses in both the Higher Education and Further Education sectors with a growing portfolio of apprenticeships.

Most of our undergraduate degrees are accredited by the University of Birmingham, one of the world's top ranked academic institutions, and our reputation for excellence means the University is a popular choice for international students, who join us from more than 60 countries.

We are committed to providing the best facilities for all our students and are investing £100 million on a comprehensive package of improvements that will secure our reputation for excellence.

Apprenticeship training course

Assistant practitioner (health) (level 5)

43% achievement rate (out of 40 apprentices)

52% national achievement rate

Explain achievement rate
The percentage of apprentices who successfully achieved their apprenticeship when trained by this provider on a course in this subject area. This rate uses data from the 2022 to 2023 academic year.

UNIVERSITY COLLEGE BIRMINGHAM’s training options

Head office

Summer Row, Birmingham, B3 1JB

  • not available At apprentice’s workplace
  • available Day release
  • not available Block release

Apprenticeship location

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Contact this provider about this course

Telephone
0121 232 4091
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