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THE UNIVERSITY OF KENT

Employer reviews

Good (178 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 39% 61% 137
Reporting on progress of apprentices 33% 67% 94
Getting new apprentices started 72% 28% 83
Improving apprentice skills 98% 2% 47
Providing the right training at the right time 71% 29% 41
Working with small numbers of apprentices 85% 15% 39
Initial assessment of apprentices 77% 23% 35
Adapting to my needs 53% 47% 34
Training facilities 86% 14% 29

Apprentice reviews

Good (46 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 74% 26%
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 80% 20%
Providing accessible training resources 80% 20%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 74% 26%
Taking into account your previous learning 70% 30%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 74% 26%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 89% 11%
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 89% 11%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 87% 13%
Resolving any issues you have 85% 15%
Preparing you for success in your future career 80% 20%

Provider overview

Recognised by Ofsted as a 'Good Provider', the University's Centre for Higher & Degree apprenticeships has been leading the way with it's responsibility for the strategic direction of apprenticeship provision at Kent. As part of its brief, the Centre oversees the development of strategy and policy in relation to all aspects. By working in partnership with academic schools, faculties and central service departments, which have responsibility for delivery of these activities, the Centre aims to enhance the quality of the apprenticeship experience for apprentices and employers alike.

Apprenticeship training course

Technician scientist (level 5)

71% achievement rate (out of 50 apprentices)

64% 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.

THE UNIVERSITY OF KENT’s training options

Head office

The Registry, Canterbury, CT2 7NZ

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

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Telephone
01634 888467
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