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Employer reviews

Good (338 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 63% 37% 254
Reporting on progress of apprentices 56% 44% 167
Getting new apprentices started 74% 26% 151
Providing the right training at the right time 72% 28% 104
Improving apprentice skills 85% 15% 100
Initial assessment of apprentices 78% 22% 100
Training facilities 89% 11% 91
Working with small numbers of apprentices 79% 21% 66
Adapting to my needs 57% 43% 61

Apprentice reviews

Good (49 reviews)

Apprentice review details
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Communicating clearly with you 55% 45%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 57% 43%
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 59% 41%
Providing accessible training resources 61% 39%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 57% 43%
Taking into account your previous learning 65% 35%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 67% 33%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 80% 20%
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 67% 33%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 76% 24%
Resolving any issues you have 59% 41%
Preparing you for success in your future career 57% 43%

Provider overview

Gloucestershire College is a career-focused education provider with three campuses in Cheltenham, Gloucester, and the Forest of Dean. With a wide-ranging apprenticeship portfolio from Level 2 to Degree, including business and professional services, IT and cyber, construction, engineering, and more, it's committed to 'learning that works'. An award-winning training provider, including the 2024 Digital Provider of the Year in the AAC National Apprenticeship Awards, GC offers bespoke training solutions to over 1,300 employer-partners, filling skills gaps and building talent pipelines for the future. From funding advice to recruitment and progression support, GC assists employers and apprentices every step of the way.

Courses offered

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Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)
Advanced and creative hair professional (level 3)
Air traffic controller (level 5)
Assistant accountant (level 3)
Autocare technician (level 2)
Bricklayer (level 2)
Building services engineering craftsperson (level 3)
Building services engineering installer (level 2)
Business administrator (level 3)
Carpentry and joinery (level 2)
Commis chef (level 2)
Craft carpentry and joinery (level 3)
Customer service practitioner (level 2)
Customer service specialist (level 3)
Cyber security technical professional (integrated degree) (level 6)
Cyber security technician (level 3)
Dental nurse (integrated) (level 3)
DevOps engineer (level 4)
Digital and technology solutions professional (level 6)
Early years educator (level 3)
Early years practitioner (level 2)
Embedded electronic systems design and development engineer (degree) (level 6)
Engineering technician (level 3)
Groundworker (level 2)
Hairdressing professional (level 2)
Hospitality supervisor (level 3)
Hospitality team member (level 2)
HR support (level 3)
Information communications technician (level 3)
Installation and maintenance electrician (level 3)
Learning and skills teacher (level 5)
Machining technician (level 3)
Manufacturing engineer (degree) (level 6)
Marketing assistant (level 3)
Marketing executive (level 4)
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle (level 3)
Multi-channel marketer (level 3)
Operations or departmental manager (level 5)
People professional (level 5)
Plumbing and domestic heating technician (level 3)
Product design and development engineer (degree) (level 6)
Production chef (level 2)
Professional accounting or taxation technician (level 4)
Property maintenance operative (level 2)
Recruitment consultant (level 3)
Recruitment resourcer (level 2)
Software development technician (level 3)
Software tester (level 4)
Surveying technician (level 3)
Teaching assistant (level 3)
Team leader or supervisor (level 3)
Apprenticeship training course

Carpentry and joinery (level 2)

60% achievement rate (out of 140 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

L18 Liverpool Remove location


Head office 107.5 miles away

Princess Elizabeth Way, Cheltenham, GL51 7SJ

  • not available At apprentice’s workplace
  • available Day release: 108.5 miles away
  • available Block release: 108.5 miles away

Day and block release address

Gloucester Campus, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL2 5JQ

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