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DCG

Employer reviews

Good (248 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 54% 46% 178
Reporting on progress of apprentices 31% 69% 128
Getting new apprentices started 79% 21% 117
Improving apprentice skills 80% 20% 76
Providing the right training at the right time 79% 21% 70
Adapting to my needs 78% 22% 64
Initial assessment of apprentices 71% 29% 62
Working with small numbers of apprentices 94% 6% 50
Training facilities 86% 14% 49

Apprentice reviews

Good (16 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 56% 44%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 56% 44%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 44% 56%
Providing accessible training resources 62% 38%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 69% 31%
Taking into account your previous learning 50% 50%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 56% 44%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 69% 31%
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 69% 31%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 81% 19%
Resolving any issues you have 56% 44%
Preparing you for success in your future career 56% 44%

Provider overview

Derby College's latest Ofsted inspection was judged to be 'good' with outstanding features. The outstanding features included the way we work with employers in designing and delivering the curriculum and the impact of our groundbreaking Employer Academy programme.

Derby College has a wide range of apprenticeship programmes across varied occupational areas, the largest of which are construction and engineering, retail, health and social care and business administration.

The involvement of employers in designing and developing the curriculum is a key driver in obtaining high quality learning, employability and skills

The College offers bespoke packages to support and drive your business need from initial recruitment to flexible delivery methods that meet individual requirements as well as large and small training groups.

Courses offered

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Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)
Adult care worker (level 2)
Advanced and creative hair professional (level 3)
Advanced carpentry and joinery (level 3)
Aerospace engineer (degree) (level 6)
Animal care and welfare assistant (level 2)
Arborist (level 2)
Assessor coach (level 4)
Autocare technician (level 2)
Baker (level 2)
Beauty therapist (level 2)
Bricklayer (level 2)
Building services engineering senior technician (level 4)
Building services engineering technician 2022 (level 3)
Business administrator (level 3)
Carpentry and joinery (level 2)
Chef de partie (level 3)
Children, young people and families manager (level 5)
Children, young people and families practitioner (level 4)
Civil engineering senior technician (level 4)
Civil engineering technician (level 3)
Community activator coach (level 2)
Community sport and health officer (level 3)
Construction design and build technician (level 4)
Construction quantity surveying technician (level 4)
Construction site supervisor (level 4)
Construction support technician (level 3)
Countryside worker (level 2)
Customer service practitioner (level 2)
Customer service specialist (level 3)
Dental nurse (integrated) (level 3)
Dental practice manager (level 4)
Digital engineering technician (level 3)
Digital marketer (level 3)
Dog groomer (level 2)
Early years educator (level 3)
Early years practitioner (level 2)
Electrical or electronic technical support engineer (degree) (level 6)
Employability practitioner (level 4)
Engineering fitter (level 3)
Engineering manufacturing technician (level 4)
Engineering operative (level 2)
Engineering technician (level 3)
Equine groom (level 2)
Florist (level 2)
Food and drink process operator (level 2)
Gas engineering operative (level 3)
General welder (arc processes) (level 2)
Geospatial survey technician (level 3)
Groundworker (level 2)
Hair professional (level 2)
Healthcare support worker (level 2)
Horticulture or landscape construction operative (level 2)
Hospitality supervisor (level 3)
Hospitality team member (level 2)
Improvement specialist (level 5)
Improvement technician (level 3)
Installation electrician and maintenance electrician (level 3)
Keeper and aquarist (level 3)
Landscape or horticulture supervisor (level 3)
Lead adult care worker (level 3)
Lead practitioner in adult care (level 4)
Leader in adult care (level 5)
Lean manufacturing operative (level 2)
Learning and skills teacher (level 5)
Learning mentor (level 3)
Leisure duty manager (level 3)
Leisure team member (level 2)
Livestock unit technician (level 3)
Maintenance and operations engineering technician (level 3)
Manufacturing engineer (degree) (level 6)
Metal fabricator (level 3)
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle) (level 3)
Operations or departmental manager (level 5)
Painter and decorator (level 2)
Personal trainer (level 3)
Plasterer (level 2)
Plate welder (level 3)
Plumbing and domestic heating technician (level 3)
Product design and development engineer (degree) (level 6)
Production chef (level 2)
Retail manager (level 4)
Retail team leader (level 3)
Retailer (level 2)
Senior equine groom (level 3)
Senior healthcare support worker (level 3)
Senior production chef (level 3)
Software development technician (level 3)
Supply chain operator (level 2)
Surveying technician (level 3)
Teaching assistant (level 3)
Team leader or supervisor (level 3)
Wall and floor tiler (level 2)
Apprenticeship training course

Retail manager (level 4)

DCG’s training options

Head office

Roundhouse Road, Pride Park, Derby, DE24 8JE

  • available At apprentice’s workplace
  • available Day release
  • available Block release

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Contact this provider about this course

Telephone
01332 387 424
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