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COLCHESTER INSTITUTE

Employer reviews

Good (300 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 55% 45% 225
Reporting on progress of apprentices 30% 70% 156
Getting new apprentices started 79% 21% 127
Adapting to my needs 68% 32% 85
Providing the right training at the right time 65% 35% 85
Improving apprentice skills 80% 20% 80
Training facilities 84% 16% 76
Initial assessment of apprentices 64% 36% 70
Working with small numbers of apprentices 80% 20% 61

Provider overview

Colchester Institute is a provider of high quality vocational education throughout North Essex and has been delivering apprenticeships for over 40 years. Recently added to the Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers (ROATP) as one of the Government's selected providers of high quality apprenticeship training, Colchester Institute was rated Good by Ofsted in February 2016 and was ranked joint seventh across all Further Education colleges nationwide for employer satisfaction in 2015.

Apprenticeships are fast becoming an attractive path to a successful career. The opportunities available to apprentices are endless, including completing a degree through a higher apprenticeship at University Centre Colchester. FE Choices reported that 81% of Colchester Institute apprentices were satisfied with their apprenticeship experience.

Apprenticeship training course

Plumbing and domestic heating technician (level 3)

58% pass rate (out of 80 apprentices)

74% national average pass rate

Explain pass rate
The percentage of apprentices who successfully passed a similar apprenticeship with this training provider in the 2018 to 2019 academic year.

COLCHESTER INSTITUTE’s training options

Head office

Sheepen Road, Colchester, CO3 3LL

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  • available Day release
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Telephone
01206 712412
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