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DCG

Employer reviews

Good (253 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 53% 47% 182
Reporting on progress of apprentices 31% 69% 131
Getting new apprentices started 79% 21% 119
Improving apprentice skills 80% 20% 76
Providing the right training at the right time 79% 21% 71
Initial assessment of apprentices 69% 31% 65
Adapting to my needs 78% 22% 64
Training facilities 85% 15% 52
Working with small numbers of apprentices 94% 6% 50

Apprentice reviews

Good (29 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 55% 45%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 62% 38%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 52% 48%
Providing accessible training resources 69% 31%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 62% 38%
Taking into account your previous learning 62% 38%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 62% 38%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 62% 38%
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 76% 24%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 69% 31%
Resolving any issues you have 55% 45%
Preparing you for success in your future career 66% 34%

Provider overview

Derby College's latest Ofsted inspection was judged to be 'good' with outstanding features. The outstanding features included the way we work with employers in designing and delivering the curriculum and the impact of our groundbreaking Employer Academy programme.

Derby College has a wide range of apprenticeship programmes across varied occupational areas, the largest of which are construction and engineering, retail, health and social care and business administration.

The involvement of employers in designing and developing the curriculum is a key driver in obtaining high quality learning, employability and skills

The College offers bespoke packages to support and drive your business need from initial recruitment to flexible delivery methods that meet individual requirements as well as large and small training groups.

Courses offered

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Adult care worker (level 2)
Advanced and creative hair professional (level 3)
Advanced carpentry and joinery (level 3)
Animal care and welfare assistant (level 2)
Arborist (level 2)
Assessor coach (level 4)
Autocare technician (level 2)
Baker (level 2)
Bricklayer (level 2)
Building services engineering senior technician (level 4)
Business administrator (level 3)
Carpentry and joinery (level 2)
Children, young people and families manager (level 5)
Children, young people and families practitioner (level 4)
Civil engineering senior technician (level 4)
Civil engineering technician (level 3)
Community activator coach (level 2)
Construction design and build technician (level 4)
Construction quantity surveying technician (level 4)
Construction site supervisor (level 4)
Construction support technician (level 3)
Countryside worker (level 2)
Customer service practitioner (level 2)
Customer service specialist (level 3)
Dental nurse (integrated) (level 3)
Digital engineering technician (level 3)
Dog groomer (level 2)
Early years educator (level 3)
Electrical or electronic technical support engineer (degree) (level 6)
Engineering fitter (level 3)
Engineering manufacturing technician (level 4)
Engineering operative (level 2)
Engineering technician (level 3)
Equine groom (level 2)
Florist (level 2)
General welder (arc processes) (level 2)
Hair professional (level 2)
Healthcare support worker (level 2)
Horticulture or landscape construction operative (level 2)
Hospitality supervisor (level 3)
Hospitality team member (level 2)
Improvement specialist (level 5)
Improvement technician (level 3)
Installation electrician and maintenance electrician (level 3)
Keeper and aquarist (level 3)
Landscape or horticulture supervisor (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)
Leisure duty manager (level 3)
Livestock unit technician (level 3)
Manufacturing engineer (degree) (level 6)
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle) (level 3)
Operations or departmental manager (level 5)
Painter and decorator (level 2)
Personal trainer (level 3)
Plasterer (level 2)
Plate welder (level 3)
Plumbing and domestic heating technician (level 3)
Product design and development engineer (degree) (level 6)
Production chef (level 2)
Retailer (level 2)
Senior equine groom (level 3)
Senior healthcare support worker (level 3)
Senior production chef (level 3)
Surveying technician (level 3)
Teaching assistant (level 3)
Team leader or supervisor (level 3)
Apprenticeship training course

Plasterer (level 2)

58% pass rate (out of 90 apprentices)

61% national average pass rate

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

DCG’s training options

Head office

Roundhouse Road, Pride Park, Derby, DE24 8JE

  • available At apprentice’s workplace
  • available Day release
  • available Block release

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Contact this provider about this course

Telephone
01332 387424
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