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UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL LANCASHIRE

Employer reviews

Good (174 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 37% 63% 122
Reporting on progress of apprentices 25% 75% 89
Getting new apprentices started 75% 25% 75
Improving apprentice skills 89% 11% 63
Training facilities 89% 11% 55
Initial assessment of apprentices 61% 39% 49
Providing the right training at the right time 87% 13% 46
Working with small numbers of apprentices 90% 10% 39
Adapting to my needs 70% 30% 20

Apprentice reviews

Good (28 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 93% 7%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 75% 25%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 89% 11%
Providing accessible training resources 93% 7%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 86% 14%
Taking into account your previous learning 75% 25%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 86% 14%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 100% 0%
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 93% 7%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 96% 4%
Resolving any issues you have 89% 11%
Preparing you for success in your future career 82% 18%

Provider overview

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is based in Preston, Lancashire and is one of the UK's largest universities. With a student and staff community approaching 38,000 it is the fifth largest employer in the North West of England. The University offers Higher and Degree apprenticeships, and is committed to vocation education, offering professional accreditation for its programmes. The apprenticeships combine work with part-time study up to Honours degree level and may include a work-based, academic or combined qualification or a professional qualification relevant to the industry. The University is working with a number of employers to develop new degree level apprenticeships and will engage with employers to achieve this.

Apprenticeship training course

Technician scientist (level 5)

UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL LANCASHIRE’s training options

Head office

Preston, PR1 2HE

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

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