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CITY COLLEGE PLYMOUTH

Employer reviews

Good (161 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 46% 54% 125
Getting new apprentices started 70% 30% 81
Reporting on progress of apprentices 29% 71% 79
Providing the right training at the right time 75% 25% 57
Improving apprentice skills 76% 24% 51
Training facilities 88% 12% 51
Initial assessment of apprentices 76% 24% 42
Adapting to my needs 64% 36% 39
Working with small numbers of apprentices 77% 23% 30

Apprentice reviews

Good (31 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 61% 39%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 71% 29%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 68% 32%
Providing accessible training resources 87% 13%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 55% 45%
Taking into account your previous learning 77% 23%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 68% 32%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 77% 23%
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 84% 16%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 74% 26%
Resolving any issues you have 68% 32%
Preparing you for success in your future career 74% 26%

Provider overview

City College Plymouth has an enviable reputation for its excellent industry partnerships and its positive relationships with local, regional, national and international employers. These relationships are highly valued by the College and by employers themselves as they provide excellent mutual benefits. As one of the largest training providers in the South West and with a wealth of industry knowledge and experience, we are well placed to support businesses within all industries, and of all sizes, with a broad portfolio of training, from apprenticeships to higher-level skills, and from basic English and maths to management training.

Courses offered

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Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)
Adult care worker (level 2)
Advanced and creative hair professional (level 3)
Assistant accountant (level 3)
Autocare technician (level 2)
Beauty therapist (level 2)
Boatbuilder (level 3)
Bricklayer (level 2)
Building services engineering installer (level 2)
Business administrator (level 3)
Carpentry and joinery (level 2)
Chef de partie (level 3)
Commis chef (level 2)
Composites technician (level 3)
Construction quantity surveying technician (level 4)
Construction site supervisor (level 4)
Content creator (level 3)
Craft carpentry and joinery (level 3)
Customer service practitioner (level 2)
Customer service specialist (level 3)
Digital support technician (level 3)
Early years educator (level 3)
Early years practitioner (level 2)
Engineering design and draughtsperson (level 3)
Engineering fitter (level 3)
Engineering manufacturing technician (level 4)
Engineering operative (level 2)
Engineering technician (level 3)
Event assistant (level 3)
General welder (arc processes) (level 2)
Hairdressing professional (level 2)
Healthcare science assistant (level 2)
Healthcare support worker (level 2)
Horticulture or landscape construction operative (level 2)
Hospitality manager (level 4)
Hospitality supervisor (level 3)
Hospitality team member (level 2)
HR support (level 3)
Installation and maintenance electrician (level 3)
IT solutions technician (level 3)
Junior energy manager (level 3)
Laboratory technician (level 3)
Lead adult care worker (level 3)
Lead engineering maintenance technician (level 4)
Lean manufacturing operative (level 2)
Learning and development practitioner (level 3)
Learning and skills teacher (level 5)
Live event technician (level 3)
Machining technician (level 3)
Maintenance and operations engineering technician (level 3)
Marine engineer (level 3)
Marketing executive (level 4)
Media production co-ordinator (level 4)
Metal fabricator (level 3)
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle (level 3)
Multi-channel marketer (level 3)
Multi-positional welder (arc processes) (level 3)
Nail services technician (level 2)
Nuclear health physics monitor (level 2)
Operations or departmental manager (level 5)
Painter and decorator (level 2)
People professional (level 5)
Plasterer (level 2)
Plate welder (level 3)
Plumbing and domestic heating technician (level 3)
Production chef (level 2)
Property maintenance operative (level 2)
Retailer (level 2)
Supply chain warehouse operative (level 2)
Teaching assistant (level 3)
Team leader or supervisor (level 3)
Technician scientist (level 5)
Waste resource operative (level 2)
Apprenticeship training course

Laboratory technician (level 3)

71% achievement rate (out of 170 apprentices)

60% 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 2021 to 2022 academic year.

Apprenticeship location

Canterbury, Kent Remove location

CITY COLLEGE PLYMOUTH’s training options

Head office 238.5 miles away

Kings Road, Devonport, Plymouth, PL1 5QG

  • not available At apprentice’s workplace
  • available Day release: 238.5 miles away
  • not available Block release

Day release address

Kings Road, Devonport, PLYMOUTH, SOUTH WEST ENGLAND, PL1 5QG

Contact this provider about this course

Telephone
01752 305300
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