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NEW COLLEGE DURHAM

Employer reviews

Excellent (199 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 62% 38% 143
Reporting on progress of apprentices 38% 62% 97
Getting new apprentices started 84% 16% 86
Providing the right training at the right time 75% 25% 68
Improving apprentice skills 80% 20% 61
Training facilities 93% 7% 54
Initial assessment of apprentices 86% 14% 51
Adapting to my needs 68% 32% 37
Working with small numbers of apprentices 79% 21% 33

Apprentice reviews

Good (13 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 54% 46%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 85% 15%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 46% 54%
Providing accessible training resources 62% 38%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 46% 54%
Taking into account your previous learning 54% 46%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 54% 46%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 62% 38%
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 62% 38%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 54% 46%
Resolving any issues you have 62% 38%
Preparing you for success in your future career 62% 38%

Provider overview

As a leading provider of further and higher education in the North East, New College Durham has extensive experience of successfully providing high quality apprenticeship programmes.

We offer a wide range of apprenticeships covering over 70 different career pathways and work successfully with over 350 employers.

Our provision includes:

Success rates for apprenticeships which are consistently well above the national average.

Expert teaching staff with industry experience.

Top class facilities and outstanding educational resources.

Our new £8 million STEM centre provides state of the art facilities and cutting-edge equipment for Science, Technology, Engineering and Manufacturing allowing the college to deliver industry focused training.

Courses offered

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Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)
Advanced carpentry and joinery (level 3)
Assistant accountant (level 3)
Autocare technician (level 2)
Beauty therapist (level 2)
Bricklayer (level 2)
Business administrator (level 3)
Business fire safety advisor (level 3)
Carpentry and joinery (level 2)
Chartered manager (degree) (level 6)
Civil engineering senior technician (level 4)
Civil engineering technician (level 3)
Commis chef (level 2)
Construction design and build technician (level 4)
Construction quantity surveying technician (level 4)
Construction site supervisor (level 4)
Customer service practitioner (level 2)
Customer service specialist (level 3)
Data analyst (level 4)
Dental nurse (integrated) (level 3)
Digital and technology solutions professional (integrated degree) (level 6)
Digital marketer (level 3)
Early years educator (level 3)
Emergency service contact handling (level 3)
Engineering operative (level 2)
Engineering technician (level 3)
Furniture manufacturer (level 2)
Hair professional (level 2)
Hospitality team member (level 2)
Housing and property management (level 3)
HR consultant partner (level 5)
HR support (level 3)
Information communications technician (level 3)
Installation electrician and maintenance electrician (level 3)
Maintenance and operations engineering technician (level 3)
Metal fabricator (level 3)
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle) (level 3)
Network engineer (level 4)
Operational firefighter (level 3)
Operations or departmental manager (level 5)
Painter and decorator (level 2)
Plumbing and domestic heating technician (level 3)
Production chef (level 2)
Professional accounting or taxation technician (level 4)
Property maintenance operative (level 2)
Senior healthcare support worker (level 3)
Senior housing and property management (level 4)
Senior leader (level 7)
Senior people professional (level 7)
Software developer (level 4)
Software development technician (level 3)
Teaching assistant (level 3)
Team leader or supervisor (level 3)
Apprenticeship training course

Software development technician (level 3)

NEW COLLEGE DURHAM’s training options

Head office

Framwellgate Moor, Durham, DH1 5ES

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  • available Day release
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Telephone
01913754000
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