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UNIVERSITY OF DERBY

UKPRN:
10007851

About this provider

Buxton & Leek College is part of the University of Derby. We offer a wide range of Apprenticeship programmes at Intermediate , Advanced and Higher Levels. We specialise in Hospitality & Catering, Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy, Motor Vehicle Engineering, Child Care, Health & Social Care and Customer Service.

Our campuses are located in Leek, Buxton and Derby. All of our campuses have an excellent range of facilities which allow us to offer exceptional off-the-job training by expert tutors who are themselves highly qualified and experienced.

What employers are saying

Based on 19 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 4 out of 19 reviews
  • Good 12 out of 19 reviews
  • Poor 1 out of 19 reviews
  • Very poor 2 out of 19 reviews

Strengths

  • Training facilities (8)
  • Improving apprentice skills (7)
  • Getting new apprentices started (5)
  • Communication with employers (4)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (4)
  • Adapting to my needs (2)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (2)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (1)

Things to improve

  • Communication with employers (9)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (9)
  • Getting new apprentices started (4)
  • Adapting to my needs (3)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (1)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (1)

43 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Aerospace engineer Standard 6 Details
Assistant accountant Standard 3 Details
Beauty Therapy General Framework 2 Details
Beauty Therapy General Framework 3 Details
Business Administrator Standard 3 Details
Business and Administration Framework 2 Details
Business and Administration Framework 3 Details
Chartered manager degree apprenticeship Standard 6 Details
Chef De Partie Standard 3 Details
Children and Young People's Social Care Framework 3 Details
Children and Young People's Workforce Framework 2 Details
Civil Engineer Standard 6 Details
Commis chef Standard 2 Details
Customer service practitioner Standard 2 Details
Digital and technology solutions professional Standard 6 Details
Early Years Educator Framework 3 Details
General Adult Social Care Framework 5 Details
Hair Professional Standard 2 Details
Health Assistant Practitioner Framework 5 Details
Healthcare assistant practitioner Standard 5 Details

Contact details

Website:
UNIVERSITY OF DERBY website
Phone number:
01298 330515

Annual survey results

Employer satisfaction:
85%
Learner satisfaction:
no data available
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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