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About this provider

The University of Chester is one of the oldest English higher education establishments with our main campus in Chester supported by specialist learning sites in Warrington, Shrewsbury,Thornton and Reaseheath.

We are at the forefront of apprenticeship development and delivery, offering high quality programs developed in collaboration with industry leaders; ensuring that our apprentices leave the University with the industry-specific skills, knowledge and qualifications needed. We provide you with a dedicated team who are able to assist in account management, recruitment support and pastoral care.

We have been awarded silver status by the UK Government's Teaching Excellence Framework, confirming our high-quality teaching and learning standards.

What employers are saying

Based on 14 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 8 out of 14 reviews
  • Good 4 out of 14 reviews
  • Poor 2 out of 14 reviews
  • Very poor 0 out of 14 reviews


  • Improving apprentice skills (8)
  • Communication with employers (6)
  • Training facilities (6)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (5)
  • Getting new apprentices started (4)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (4)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (3)
  • Adapting to my needs (1)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (1)

Things to improve

  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (6)
  • Communication with employers (3)
  • Adapting to my needs (2)
  • Improving apprentice skills (1)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (1)

5 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Chartered manager degree apprenticeship Standard 6 Details
Healthcare assistant practitioner Standard 5 Details
Nursing Associate Standard 5 Details
Science Industry Process/Plant Engineer (Degree) Standard 6 Details
Senior Leader Master's Degree Apprenticeship Standard 7 Details

Contact details

Phone number:
01244 511000

Annual survey results

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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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