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ASTON UNIVERSITY

Employer reviews

Good (314 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 39% 61% 231
Reporting on progress of apprentices 23% 77% 172
Getting new apprentices started 75% 25% 129
Improving apprentice skills 92% 8% 88
Providing the right training at the right time 83% 17% 78
Working with small numbers of apprentices 97% 3% 78
Initial assessment of apprentices 78% 22% 74
Adapting to my needs 51% 49% 73
Training facilities 96% 4% 68

Apprentice reviews

Good (40 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 72% 28%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 78% 22%
Providing accessible training resources 95% 5%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 92% 8%
Taking into account your previous learning 82% 18%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 88% 12%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 95% 5%
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 88% 12%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 88% 12%
Resolving any issues you have 82% 18%
Preparing you for success in your future career 90% 10%

Provider overview

Aston University is a leading provider of degree apprenticeships, being one of the first universities in the UK to offer them and the first with degree apprenticeship graduates.

We have worked in partnership with business and industry for over 100 years to nurture learners and apprentices into professionals with the practical skills and knowledge needed to succeed.

By delivering practical degree apprenticeships developed with industry and approved by professional bodies, Aston has become one of the leading universities for well-known multinational organisations and SMEs, who are using degree apprenticeships to fill skills gaps and increase productivity.

Apprenticeship training course

Manufacturing engineer (degree) (level 6)

ASTON UNIVERSITY’s training options

Head office

The Aston Triangle, Birmingham, B4 7ET

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

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ASTON UNIVERSITY is 1 of 41 training providers for Manufacturing engineer (degree) (level 6).

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