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Employer reviews

Good (161 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 46% 54% 125
Getting new apprentices started 70% 30% 81
Reporting on progress of apprentices 29% 71% 79
Providing the right training at the right time 75% 25% 57
Improving apprentice skills 76% 24% 51
Training facilities 88% 12% 51
Initial assessment of apprentices 76% 24% 42
Adapting to my needs 64% 36% 39
Working with small numbers of apprentices 77% 23% 30

Apprentice reviews

Good (23 reviews)

Apprentice review details
Statement Percentage of apprentices that agreed with this statement Percentage of apprentices that disagreed with this statement
Communicating clearly with you 57% 43%
Ensuring you understand the requirements of your end-point assessment 74% 26%
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 65% 35%
Balancing online learning with classroom-based training to suit your apprenticeship 39% 61%
Taking into account your previous learning 70% 30%
Giving you relevant training that helps you perform your job better 48% 52%
Providing Off The Job training that takes up at least 20% of your total apprenticeship time 78% 22%
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 61% 39%
Supporting you and your apprenticeship 74% 26%
Resolving any issues you have 65% 35%
Preparing you for success in your future career 65% 35%

Provider overview

City College Plymouth has an enviable reputation for its excellent industry partnerships and its positive relationships with local, regional, national and international employers. These relationships are highly valued by the College and by employers themselves as they provide excellent mutual benefits. As one of the largest training providers in the South West and with a wealth of industry knowledge and experience, we are well placed to support businesses within all industries, and of all sizes, with a broad portfolio of training, from apprenticeships to higher-level skills, and from basic English and maths to management training.

Courses offered

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Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)
Adult care worker (level 2)
Advanced and creative hair professional (level 3)
Advanced beauty therapist (level 3)
Assistant accountant (level 3)
Autocare technician (level 2)
Beauty therapist (level 2)
Boatbuilder (level 3)
Bricklayer (level 2)
Building services engineering installer (level 2)
Business administrator (level 3)
Carpentry and joinery (level 2)
Chef de partie (level 3)
Commis chef (level 2)
Composites technician (level 3)
Construction quantity surveying technician (level 4)
Construction site supervisor (level 4)
Content creator (level 3)
Craft carpentry and joinery (level 3)
Customer service practitioner (level 2)
Customer service specialist (level 3)
Digital support technician (level 3)
Early years educator (level 3)
Early years practitioner (level 2)
Engineering design and draughtsperson (level 3)
Engineering fitter (level 3)
Engineering manufacturing technician (level 4)
Engineering operative (level 2)
Engineering technician (level 3)
Event assistant (level 3)
Hairdressing professional (level 2)
Healthcare science assistant (level 2)
Healthcare support worker (level 2)
Horticulture or landscape construction operative (level 2)
Hospitality manager (level 4)
Hospitality supervisor (level 3)
Hospitality team member (level 2)
HR support (level 3)
Installation and maintenance electrician (level 3)
IT solutions technician (level 3)
Junior energy manager (level 3)
Laboratory technician (level 3)
Lead adult care worker (level 3)
Lead engineering maintenance technician (level 4)
Lean manufacturing operative (level 2)
Learning and development practitioner (level 3)
Learning and skills teacher (level 5)
Leisure team member (level 2)
Live event technician (level 3)
Machining technician (level 3)
Maintenance and operations engineering technician (level 3)
Marine engineer (level 3)
Marketing executive (level 4)
Media production co-ordinator (level 4)
Metal fabricator (level 3)
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle (level 3)
Multi-channel marketer (level 3)
Multi-positional welder (arc processes) (level 3)
Nail services technician (level 2)
Nuclear health physics monitor (level 2)
Operations or departmental manager (level 5)
Painter and decorator (level 2)
People professional (level 5)
Plasterer (level 2)
Plate welder (level 3)
Plumbing and domestic heating technician (level 3)
Production chef (level 2)
Property maintenance operative (level 2)
Retailer (level 2)
Supply chain warehouse operative (level 2)
Teaching assistant (level 3)
Team leader or supervisor (level 3)
Technician scientist (level 5)
Waste resource operative (level 2)
Welder (level 2)
Apprenticeship training course

Engineering design and draughtsperson (level 3)

54% achievement rate (out of 170 apprentices)

60% 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.

CITY COLLEGE PLYMOUTH’s training options

Head office

Kings Road, Devonport, Plymouth, PL1 5QG

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

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Contact this provider about this course

01752 305026

CITY COLLEGE PLYMOUTH is 1 of 46 training providers for Engineering design and draughtsperson (level 3).

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