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About this provider

At Northampton College students will receive the best in education and skills development in state of the art facilities. We aim to ensure that students can reach their potential. This means that we are committed to further education. Around 9,000 students choose to study with us and this number is growing. The Principal, Pat Brennan-Barrett, leads a senior team responsible for managing the business areas of the College and developing, delivering and managing the curriculum. The curriculum is delivered through six Schools.

The College provides a service for local employers and we respond to their needs through our Business Centre, based at Booth Lane. We can help businesses to access government funding to provide apprenticeships.

What employers are saying

Based on 44 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 3 out of 44 reviews
  • Good 31 out of 44 reviews
  • Poor 10 out of 44 reviews
  • Very poor 0 out of 44 reviews


  • Training facilities (12)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (11)
  • Communication with employers (10)
  • Improving apprentice skills (10)
  • Adapting to my needs (8)
  • Getting new apprentices started (8)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (8)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (4)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (3)

Things to improve

  • Communication with employers (25)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (20)
  • Getting new apprentices started (6)
  • Adapting to my needs (5)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (5)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (4)
  • Improving apprentice skills (2)
  • Training facilities (2)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (1)

28 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Multi-positional Welder (Arc Processes) Standard 3 Details
Operations / departmental manager Standard 5 Details
Painter and Decorator Standard 2 Details
Property maintenance operative Standard 2 Details
Propulsion Technician Standard 4 Details
Teaching Assistant Standard 3 Details
Team leader / supervisor Standard 3 Details
Vehicle Damage Paint Technician Standard 3 Details

Contact details

Phone number:
0300 123 2344

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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