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TRURO AND PENWITH COLLEGE

Employer reviews

Excellent (135 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 72% 28% 100
Getting new apprentices started 82% 18% 71
Reporting on progress of apprentices 54% 46% 68
Providing the right training at the right time 68% 32% 53
Improving apprentice skills 78% 22% 41
Training facilities 90% 10% 41
Adapting to my needs 70% 30% 33
Initial assessment of apprentices 68% 32% 31
Working with small numbers of apprentices 58% 42% 24

Apprentice reviews

Good (33 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 73% 27%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 88% 12%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 82% 18%
Providing accessible training resources 88% 12%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 85% 15%
Taking into account your previous learning 76% 24%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 85% 15%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 94% 6%
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 94% 6%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 88% 12%
Resolving any issues you have 79% 21%
Preparing you for success in your future career 94% 6%

Provider overview

Truro and Penwith College is one of the best colleges in the country, a fact recognised by Ofsted which gave us Outstanding status following our review in February 2016. We have campuses in Truro and Penzance, both offering an exceptional range of courses, providing industry-standard equipment and resources, all housed in modern, purpose-built facilities.

Working closely with hundreds of companies across Cornwall, we run apprenticeship programmes in over 40 different subjects covering a range of industries, such as: construction, hair and beauty, marketing, engineering and accounting. We offer apprenticeships in all kinds of areas such as Engineering, Hair & Beauty, Accounting and Hospitality.

Apprenticeship training course

Operating department practitioner (level 6)

TRURO AND PENWITH COLLEGE’s training options

Head office

College Road, Truro, TR1 3XX

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

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