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About this provider

SIGTA was established in the mid 1960's and operates as a not for profit Group Training Association (GTA) with charitable status. SIGTA has a wealth of experience working with SME's and large employers to accurately identify, plan, deliver and evaluate apprentice training to meet business needs. SIGTA specialises in the delivery of engineering, manufacturing, business administration and warehousing apprenticeships.

In addition to apprentice programmes, SIGTA offers a wide range of specific training covering the areas of management, health and safety, information technology, technical development, lift truck operator training and first aid.

What employers are saying

Based on 39 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 17 out of 39 reviews
  • Good 20 out of 39 reviews
  • Poor 2 out of 39 reviews
  • Very poor 0 out of 39 reviews


  • Communication with employers (22)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (21)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (15)
  • Getting new apprentices started (12)
  • Improving apprentice skills (9)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (9)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (8)
  • Adapting to my needs (6)

Things to improve

  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (7)
  • Adapting to my needs (6)
  • Communication with employers (6)
  • Getting new apprentices started (5)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (3)
  • Improving apprentice skills (2)
  • Training facilities (2)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (1)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (1)

5 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Business Administrator Standard 3 Details
Engineering Fitter Standard 3 Details
Engineering Operative Standard 2 Details
Engineering Technician Standard 3 Details
Supply chain warehouse operative Standard 2 Details

Contact details

Phone number:
01273 416989

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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