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About this provider

Why choose Nelson and Colne College for your Apprenticeship?

  • Our Apprenticeship success rates are amongst the best in the UK
  • We work with many top employers from across East Lancashire who are seeking their company's next star
  • Our apprentices are given the very best guidance and support throughout their Apprenticeship programme to help them to achieve their ambitions
  • If you are not quite ready for an Apprenticeship, we will work with you to help you develop these skills and your qualifications to progress
  • We have an extremely high success rate for our Apprentices being kept on into full-time employment - some of our students now even run their own businesses and take on their own Apprentices!

What employers are saying

Based on 20 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 8 out of 20 reviews
  • Good 11 out of 20 reviews
  • Poor 1 out of 20 reviews
  • Very poor 0 out of 20 reviews


  • Communication with employers (11)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (8)
  • Getting new apprentices started (7)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (7)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (5)
  • Improving apprentice skills (4)
  • Adapting to my needs (3)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (3)
  • Training facilities (2)

Things to improve

  • Communication with employers (7)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (6)
  • Improving apprentice skills (4)
  • Adapting to my needs (2)
  • Getting new apprentices started (1)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (1)

87 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Cleaning and Support Services Framework 2 Details
Cleaning Supervision Framework 3 Details
Commis chef Standard 2 Details
Construction Operations Framework 2 Details
Construction Site Supervision Framework 4 Details
Customer service practitioner Standard 2 Details
Customer Service Specialist Standard 3 Details
Decorative Finishing Framework 3 Details
Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting Framework 2 Details
Digital Marketing Framework 3 Details
Early Years Educator Framework 3 Details
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Framework 3 Details
Engineering Maintenance and Installation Framework 2 Details
Engineering Technician Standard 3 Details
Exercise and Fitness Framework 2 Details
Fabrication and Welding Framework 2 Details
Fabrication and Welding Framework 3 Details
Facilities Management Supervisor Standard 3 Details
Facilities Services Framework 2 Details
General Adult Social Care Framework 5 Details

Contact details

Phone number:
01282 440200

Annual survey results

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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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