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EAST DURHAM COLLEGE

Employer reviews

Excellent (66 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% 39
Reporting on progress of apprentices 33% 67% 30
Improving apprentice skills 89% 11% 28
Providing the right training at the right time 67% 33% 21
Getting new apprentices started 95% 5% 20
Initial assessment of apprentices 79% 21% 19
Training facilities 71% 29% 17
Working with small numbers of apprentices 82% 18% 11
Adapting to my needs 75% 25% 8

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 69% 31%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 62% 38%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 62% 38%
Providing accessible training resources 69% 31%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 62% 38%
Taking into account your previous learning 81% 19%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 69% 31%
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 75% 25%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 62% 38%
Resolving any issues you have 69% 31%
Preparing you for success in your future career 69% 31%

Provider overview

East Durham College operates across three campuses, two in Peterlee and one in Houghall, Durham. In Peterlee, the main college re-located in 2009 into a stunning £36 million new build and this September (2016) opened its new £12.75 million development at Houghall. The college is committed to offering an outstanding education. Providing individuals and local business every opportunity to succeed and prosper. The college is home to a genuine and supportive community of students and staff and that support leads to some great results. The percentage of students completing their qualification aims successfully with us has been consistently above the national average.

Apprenticeship training course

Arborist (level 2)

23% achievement rate (out of 30 apprentices)

55% 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.

EAST DURHAM COLLEGE’s training options

Head office

Willerby Grove, Peterlee, SR8 2RN

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

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Contact this provider about this course

Telephone
0191 518 5508
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