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THE COLLEGE OF WEST ANGLIA

UKPRN:
10007916

About this provider

The College of West Anglia is one of the largest apprenticeship providers in the East of England and we have been delivering apprenticeships for more than 20 years.

Working with more than 500 employers across a broad range of sectors, we train over 1100 apprentices every year and our campuses in King's Lynn, Wisbech and Cambridge offer state-of-the-art facilities.

We have a strong track record in delivering high quality training for apprentices and their employers.

We offer a wide range of delivery models to suit different employer needs.

What employers are saying

Based on 25 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 9 out of 25 reviews
  • Good 13 out of 25 reviews
  • Poor 3 out of 25 reviews
  • Very poor 0 out of 25 reviews

Strengths

  • Communication with employers (12)
  • Getting new apprentices started (12)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (8)
  • Improving apprentice skills (7)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (6)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (5)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (5)
  • Training facilities (5)
  • Adapting to my needs (1)

Things to improve

  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (6)
  • Communication with employers (3)
  • Getting new apprentices started (3)
  • Adapting to my needs (2)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (2)
  • Training facilities (2)
  • Improving apprentice skills (1)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (1)

43 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Horticulture Framework 3 Details
Horticulture and Landscape Operative Standard 2 Details
Hospitality Manager Standard 4 Details
Hospitality supervisor Standard 3 Details
Hospitality team member Standard 2 Details
Installation electrician / maintenance electrician Standard 3 Details
IT Application Specialist Framework 2 Details
IT Application Specialist Framework 3 Details
Laboratory technician Standard 3 Details
Maintenance and operations engineering technician Standard 3 Details
Metal Fabricator Standard 3 Details
Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle) Standard 3 Details
Operations / departmental manager Standard 5 Details
Painter and Decorator Standard 2 Details
Plumbing and Domestic Heating Technician Standard 3 Details
Property maintenance operative Standard 2 Details
School Business Professional Standard 4 Details
Science industry maintenance technician Standard 3 Details
Science manufacturing technician Standard 3 Details
Teaching Assistant Standard 3 Details

Contact details

Website:
THE COLLEGE OF WEST ANGLIA website
Phone number:
01553 761144

Annual survey results

Employer satisfaction:
85%
Learner satisfaction:
70%
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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