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UNIVERSITY OF NORTHAMPTON, THE

Employer reviews

Good (57 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 44% 56% 45
Reporting on progress of apprentices 15% 85% 26
Getting new apprentices started 95% 5% 20
Improving apprentice skills 79% 21% 19
Working with small numbers of apprentices 95% 5% 19
Training facilities 83% 17% 18
Providing the right training at the right time 50% 50% 16
Adapting to my needs 86% 14% 14
Initial assessment of apprentices 85% 15% 13

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 92% 8%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 77% 23%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 92% 8%
Providing accessible training resources 100% 0%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 85% 15%
Taking into account your previous learning 77% 23%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 100% 0%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 92% 8%
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 100% 0%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 92% 8%
Resolving any issues you have 92% 8%
Preparing you for success in your future career 100% 0%

Provider overview

The University of Northampton apprenticeships embrace the growing development for vocational higher education in England by offering higher and degree apprenticeships specifically designed by industry to respond to high level skills gaps. They bring together the very best in higher and vocational education. We may be one of the youngest universities in the UK but we are already leading the way in adding value to society, which we call 'social impact'. Social Impact is embedded in our institution-wide strategy.These approaches align perfectly with apprenticeship methodology, enabling teaching through student-centred activities that support the development of subject knowledge and understanding, independent learning, and digital fluency.

Apprenticeship training course

Non-destructive testing engineer (degree) (level 6)

78% achievement rate (out of 10 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 2022 to 2023 academic year.

UNIVERSITY OF NORTHAMPTON, THE’s training options

Head office

University Drive, Northampton, NN1 5PH

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

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