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DERWENTSIDE COLLEGE

Employer reviews

Excellent (270 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 70% 30% 220
Reporting on progress of apprentices 37% 63% 124
Getting new apprentices started 90% 10% 112
Working with small numbers of apprentices 90% 10% 83
Adapting to my needs 83% 17% 82
Providing the right training at the right time 73% 27% 81
Improving apprentice skills 73% 27% 73
Initial assessment of apprentices 82% 18% 50
Training facilities 69% 31% 36

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 88% 12%
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 79% 21%
Providing accessible training resources 88% 12%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 70% 30%
Taking into account your previous learning 88% 12%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 82% 18%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 91% 9%
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 97% 3%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 91% 9%
Resolving any issues you have 91% 9%
Preparing you for success in your future career 85% 15%

Provider overview

Derwentside College is one of the largest apprenticeship providers in the region; currently delivering 50 apprenticeship, 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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Adult care worker (level 2)
Advanced and creative hair professional (level 3)
Advanced carpentry and joinery (level 3)
Bricklayer (level 2)
Business administrator (level 3)
Carpentry and joinery (level 2)
Chef de partie (level 3)
Children, young people and families manager (level 5)
Children, young people and families practitioner (level 4)
Commis chef (level 2)
Construction assembly and installation operative (level 2)
Customer service practitioner (level 2)
Customer service specialist (level 3)
Early years educator (level 3)
Early years lead practitioner (level 5)
Early years practitioner (level 2)
Engineering fitter (level 3)
Engineering manufacturing technician (level 4)
Engineering operative (level 2)
Engineering technician (level 3)
Floorlayer (level 2)
Groundworker (level 2)
Hair professional (level 2)
Healthcare cleaning operative (level 2)
Healthcare science assistant (level 2)
Healthcare support worker (level 2)
Highways maintenance skilled operative (level 2)
Hospitality manager (level 4)
Hospitality supervisor (level 3)
Hospitality team member (level 2)
HR support (level 3)
Improvement practitioner (level 4)
Improvement technician (level 3)
Information communications technician (level 3)
Installation electrician and maintenance electrician (level 3)
Lead adult care worker (level 3)
Lead practitioner in adult care (level 4)
Leader in adult care (level 5)
Lean manufacturing operative (level 2)
Learning and development practitioner (level 3)
Maintenance and operations engineering technician (level 3)
Metal fabricator (level 3)
Operations or departmental manager (level 5)
Production chef (level 2)
Roofer (level 2)
Safety, health and environment technician (level 3)
Senior healthcare support worker (level 3)
Supply chain operator (level 2)
Teaching assistant (level 3)
Team leader or supervisor (level 3)
Apprenticeship training course

Engineering manufacturing technician (level 4)

72% pass rate (out of 160 apprentices)

72% national average pass rate

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The percentage of apprentices who successfully passed a similar apprenticeship with this training provider in the 2018 to 2019 academic year.

DERWENTSIDE COLLEGE’s training options

Head office

Front Street, Consett, DH8 5EE

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  • available Day release
  • not available Block release

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Telephone
01207585914
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