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About this provider

Barnsley College is an Ofsted outstanding institution and is consistently one of the highest performing colleges in England. In July 2017, the College was crowned Outstanding BTEC Apprenticeship Provider of the Year 2017 at the national BTEC Awards.

Currently the College provides over 100 apprenticeship pathways at intermediate, advanced and higher levels.

The College can tailor programmes to meet your business needs and offer a flexible delivery model designed to accommodate individual learning styles ensuring your staff enhance the quality of their work and positively contribute to the development of your organisation.

What employers are saying

Based on 99 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 21 out of 99 reviews
  • Good 58 out of 99 reviews
  • Poor 16 out of 99 reviews
  • Very poor 4 out of 99 reviews


  • Getting new apprentices started (34)
  • Communication with employers (33)
  • Improving apprentice skills (30)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (21)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (19)
  • Training facilities (18)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (17)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (15)
  • Adapting to my needs (10)

Things to improve

  • Communication with employers (43)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (34)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (15)
  • Improving apprentice skills (13)
  • Getting new apprentices started (10)
  • Training facilities (8)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (7)
  • Adapting to my needs (6)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (5)

80 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Accounts / Finance Assistant Standard 2 Details
Adult care worker Standard 2 Details
Advanced Carpentry and Joinery Standard 3 Details
Apparel Framework 3 Details
Assistant accountant Standard 3 Details
Associate project manager Standard 4 Details
Autocare Technician Standard 2 Details
Barbering Framework 2 Details
Barbering Framework 3 Details
Beauty Therapist Standard 2 Details
Beauty Therapy Massage Framework 3 Details
Bricklayer Standard 2 Details
Building Services Engineering Technician Standard 4 Details
Business Administrator Standard 3 Details
Business and Administration Framework 2 Details
Business and Professional Administration Framework 4 Details
Carpentry and Joinery Standard 2 Details
Children and Young People's Social Care Framework 3 Details
Children and Young People's Workforce Framework 2 Details
Civil Engineering Technician Standard 3 Details

Contact details

Phone number:
01226 216816

Annual survey results

Employer satisfaction:
Learner satisfaction:
Source: FE Choices

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Explain levels

Apprenticeships are set at different levels of difficulty from the equivalent of GCSE (level 2) up to postgraduate (level 7)

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