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WAKEFIELD COLLEGE

UKPRN:
10007289

About this provider

Wakefield College is one of the largest apprenticeship providers in the Wakefield District, and has been at the heart of providing training for students for over 100 years. Now delivering from purpose-built, modern facilities in Wakefield City Centre and at Castleford, our experience as a further and higher education college enables us to expand our expertise into apprenticeships, raising the potential of learners in the area and supporting businesses to thrive with a qualified workforce. We have a range of apprenticeships across all levels, leading to progression to higher levels, delivered flexibly by fully qualified industry-experienced staff to meet your business needs. Please contact us to find out more.

What employers are saying

Based on 22 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 3 out of 22 reviews
  • Good 14 out of 22 reviews
  • Poor 5 out of 22 reviews
  • Very poor 0 out of 22 reviews

Strengths

  • Communication with employers (9)
  • Improving apprentice skills (7)
  • Getting new apprentices started (4)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (4)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (4)
  • Training facilities (4)
  • Adapting to my needs (3)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (3)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (2)

Things to improve

  • Communication with employers (8)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (8)
  • Getting new apprentices started (3)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (2)
  • Training facilities (2)
  • Adapting to my needs (1)
  • Improving apprentice skills (1)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (1)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (1)

70 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Dental nurse Standard 3 Details
Dental practice manager Standard 4 Details
Digital marketer Standard 3 Details
Domestic Plumbing and Heating Gas-Fired Water and Central Heating Appliances Framework 3 Details
Early Years Educator Framework 3 Details
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Framework 3 Details
Electrical/Electronics Framework 4 Details
Emergency Service Contact Handling Standard 3 Details
Engineering Maintenance Framework 3 Details
Fabrication and Welding Framework 2 Details
Fabrication and Welding Framework 3 Details
Food and drink advanced process operator Standard 3 Details
Food and drink process operator Standard 2 Details
Food technologist Standard 3 Details
Health Framework 3 Details
Health Healthcare Support Services Framework 2 Details
Healthcare science assistant Standard 2 Details
Healthcare science associate Standard 4 Details
Healthcare support worker Standard 2 Details
Heavy Vehicle Framework 2 Details

Contact details

Website:
WAKEFIELD COLLEGE website
Phone number:
01924 789111

Annual survey results

Employer satisfaction:
87%
Learner satisfaction:
72%
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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