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THE UNIVERSITY OF CUMBRIA

Employer reviews

Good (137 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 61% 39% 101
Getting new apprentices started 82% 18% 77
Reporting on progress of apprentices 38% 62% 58
Working with small numbers of apprentices 95% 5% 39
Providing the right training at the right time 86% 14% 36
Adapting to my needs 73% 27% 33
Improving apprentice skills 97% 3% 32
Initial assessment of apprentices 89% 11% 28
Training facilities 64% 36% 14

Apprentice reviews

Good (115 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 63% 37%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 63% 37%
Organisation
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Organising well-structured training 57% 43%
Providing accessible training resources 78% 22%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 61% 39%
Taking into account your previous learning 63% 37%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 72% 28%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 86% 14%
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 74% 26%
Resolving any issues you have 70% 30%
Preparing you for success in your future career 69% 31%

Provider overview

The University of Cumbria is a provider of higher education programmes and has a proven track record in the delivery of high quality education with a focus on industry-relevant, professional qualifications and skills through flexible work based learning delivery by highly qualified dedicated tutors.

Working closely with local business, and the public sector we provide the delivery of higher level skills training to meet business skills needs in professional and vocational areas. We successfully deliver work based learning provision in; healthcare, nursing disciplines, paramedic, radiography, policing, project management, leadership and management, business management and we hold accreditation by the relevant professional bodies.

Apprenticeship training course

Youth worker (level 6)

85% achievement rate (out of 400 apprentices)

52% 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 CUMBRIA’s training options

Head office

Fusehill Street, Carlisle, CA1 2HH

  • available At apprentice’s workplace (national)
  • available Day release
  • not available Block release

Apprenticeship location

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Contact this provider about this course

Telephone
01228 588588
Shortlisted

THE UNIVERSITY OF CUMBRIA is 1 of 9 training providers for Youth worker (level 6).

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