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BOLTON COLLEGE

Employer reviews

Good (91 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 52% 48% 64
Reporting on progress of apprentices 33% 67% 55
Getting new apprentices started 100% 0% 41
Providing the right training at the right time 74% 26% 34
Improving apprentice skills 78% 22% 27
Initial assessment of apprentices 76% 24% 21
Working with small numbers of apprentices 95% 5% 20
Training facilities 78% 22% 18
Adapting to my needs 64% 36% 14

Apprentice reviews

Good (14 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 64% 36%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 57% 43%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 71% 29%
Providing accessible training resources 64% 36%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 79% 21%
Taking into account your previous learning 64% 36%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 64% 36%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 79% 21%
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 79% 21%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 71% 29%
Resolving any issues you have 71% 29%
Preparing you for success in your future career 79% 21%

Provider overview

Bolton College, with a £27 million turnover, is part of the University of Bolton Group and is an Ofsted-rated 'Good' provider. We work with over 600 employers in Greater Manchester, delivering vocational training from our £75 million campus in Bolton town centre. We have decades of experience in apprenticeships, delivering over 40 programmes across 20 industry sectors, helping employers to improve productivity and create a skilled future workforce. Employ an apprentice with us, and an experienced Account Manager, Assessor and subject area Tutor will support you throughout. All apprenticeships are delivered in industry-standard facilities, with clear progression pathways to employment and higher education.

Courses offered

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Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)
Advanced and creative hair professional (level 3)
Assistant accountant (level 3)
Barbering professional (level 2)
Bricklayer (level 2)
Business administrator (level 3)
Carpentry and joinery (level 2)
Civil engineering senior technician (level 4)
Community activator coach (level 2)
Community sport and health officer (level 3)
Construction design and build technician (level 4)
Construction quantity surveying technician (level 4)
Construction site supervisor (level 4)
Craft carpentry and joinery (level 3)
Customer service practitioner (level 2)
Data technician (level 3)
Domestic electrician (level 3)
Early years educator (level 3)
Early years practitioner (level 2)
Engineering manufacturing technician (level 4)
Hairdressing professional (level 2)
Healthcare support worker (level 2)
Installation and maintenance electrician (level 3)
IT solutions technician (level 3)
Lead adult care worker (level 3)
Leisure team member (level 2)
Low carbon heating technician (level 3)
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle (level 3)
Multi-channel marketer (level 3)
Outdoor activity instructor (level 3)
Painter and decorator (level 2)
Paralegal (level 3)
Personal trainer (level 3)
Plasterer (level 2)
Plumbing and domestic heating technician (level 3)
Professional accounting or taxation technician (level 4)
Roofer (level 2)
Teaching assistant (level 3)
Team leader or supervisor (level 3)
Vehicle damage mechanical, electrical and trim (MET) technician (level 3)
Vehicle damage paint technician (level 3)
Vehicle damage panel technician (level 3)
Youth support worker (level 3)
Apprenticeship training course

Carpentry and joinery (level 2)

68% achievement rate (out of 80 apprentices)

53% 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.

Apprenticeship location

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BOLTON COLLEGE’s training options

Head office 217.7 miles away

Deane Road Campus, Deane Road, Bolton, BL3 5BG

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  • available Day release: 217.7 miles away
  • not available Block release

Day release address

Bolton College, Deane Road, Bolton, BL3 5BG

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