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Employer reviews

Good (32 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 79% 21% 29
Reporting on progress of apprentices 57% 43% 14
Improving apprentice skills 85% 15% 13
Providing the right training at the right time 75% 25% 12
Adapting to my needs 50% 50% 12
Getting new apprentices started 64% 36% 11
Initial assessment of apprentices 57% 43% 7
Training facilities 100% 0% 6
Working with small numbers of apprentices 40% 60% 5

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Provider overview

Edge Hill University delivers higher education with a strong vocational focus, based in the North West.

Working with employers and professional bodies, Edge Hill has developed a range of higher-level programmes in a variety of specialisms including business, education, health and technology, delivered by experienced teaching staff with professional expertise.

Edge Hill is one of the select few universities to have held the coveted UK Times Higher Education University of the Year title in 2014,15. Recent successes include being ranked in the top 10 for teaching by the Times, Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017 and top in the North West for student experience - Times Higher Education 2017.

Apprenticeship training course

Operating department practitioner (level 6)

77% achievement rate (out of 80 apprentices)

52% national achievement rate

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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.

EDGE HILL UNIVERSITY’s training options

Head office

St. Helens Road, Ormskirk, L39 4QP

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