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COLCHESTER INSTITUTE

Employer reviews

Good (291 reviews)

Employer review details
  • Excellent

    68 reviews out of 291 were given rating of Excellent

  • Good

    175 reviews out of 291 were given rating of Good

  • Poor

    39 reviews out of 291 were given rating of Poor

  • Very poor

    9 reviews out of 291 were given rating of Very poor

Strengths

  1. Getting new apprentices started
  2. Training facilities
  3. Improving apprentice skills

Things to improve

  1. Reporting on progress of apprentices

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

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

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Contact this provider about this course

Telephone
01206 712412
Shortlisted

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