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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 62 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 9 out of 62 reviews
  • Good 36 out of 62 reviews
  • Poor 15 out of 62 reviews
  • Very poor 2 out of 62 reviews

Strengths

  • Communication with employers (25)
  • Improving apprentice skills (15)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (14)
  • Training facilities (12)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (11)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (9)
  • Getting new apprentices started (8)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (8)
  • Adapting to my needs (7)

Things to improve

  • Communication with employers (24)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (23)
  • Getting new apprentices started (10)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (7)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (6)
  • Improving apprentice skills (5)
  • Adapting to my needs (4)
  • Training facilities (3)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (1)

65 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Assessor / Coach Standard 4 Details
Assistant accountant Standard 3 Details
Body Refinishing Framework 2 Details
Body Refinishing Framework 3 Details
Body Repair Framework 2 Details
Body Repair Framework 3 Details
Bricklayer Standard 2 Details
Built Environment and Design Framework 3 Details
Business Administrator Standard 3 Details
Business and Administration Framework 2 Details
Carpentry and Joinery Standard 2 Details
Children and Young People's Workforce Framework 2 Details
Children,Young People and Families Manager Standard 5 Details
Civil Engineering for Technicians Framework 3 Details
Coaching Framework 2 Details
Commercial Procurement and Supply Standard 4 Details
Construction Contracting Operations Framework 3 Details
Customer Service Framework 3 Details
Customer service practitioner Standard 2 Details
Data analyst Standard 4 Details

Contact details

Website:
WAKEFIELD COLLEGE website
Phone number:
01924 789111

Annual survey results

Employer satisfaction:
87%
Learner satisfaction:
76%
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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