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DERWENTSIDE COLLEGE

Employer reviews

Excellent (277 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 68% 32% 227
Reporting on progress of apprentices 36% 64% 127
Getting new apprentices started 91% 9% 116
Providing the right training at the right time 74% 26% 85
Working with small numbers of apprentices 91% 9% 85
Adapting to my needs 83% 17% 84
Improving apprentice skills 74% 26% 77
Initial assessment of apprentices 82% 18% 50
Training facilities 70% 30% 37

Apprentice reviews

Good (85 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 80% 20%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 75% 25%
Providing accessible training resources 75% 25%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 61% 39%
Taking into account your previous learning 76% 24%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 76% 24%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 78% 22%
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 82% 18%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 74% 26%
Resolving any issues you have 76% 24%
Preparing you for success in your future career 76% 24%

Provider overview

Derwentside College is one of the largest apprenticeship providers in the region; currently delivering 50 apprenticeships, we continually ensure our apprenticeship offer meets the needs of employers and apprentices. With significant investment in our training and facilities, our apprentices benefit from the very best training. Working with some of the largest employers in the region we offer a bespoke service, which enables training to be contextualised to your business. Our extensive experience of developing and implementing large scale recruitment and upskilling campaigns, means your business is safe in our hands. Our helpful staff can advise on training offers resulting in meaningful programmes that impacts on your business and staff.

Courses offered

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Apprenticeship training course

Engineering fitter (level 3)

DERWENTSIDE COLLEGE’s training options

Head office

Front Street, Consett, DH8 5EE

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

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Telephone
01207585914
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