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About this provider

Cogent Skills Training is a national training provider delivering apprenticeships which focus upon the key roles and qualification requirements of the Science Industry.

With a vibrant and people focused culture and a strong team of expert trainers, our flexible approach ensures that we can offer solutions to fit your needs.

Our apprenticeships are centred on providing the practical training and knowledge required for an apprentice to become a productive and an effective member of a team quickly.

Our experienced trainers work closely with employers and employees to choose the right programme at the right level. We help provide industry specific progression information, advice and guidance to maximise career development opportunities.

What employers are saying

Based on 47 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 6 out of 47 reviews
  • Good 33 out of 47 reviews
  • Poor 6 out of 47 reviews
  • Very poor 2 out of 47 reviews


  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (15)
  • Improving apprentice skills (14)
  • Getting new apprentices started (12)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (12)
  • Communication with employers (11)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (8)
  • Adapting to my needs (7)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (4)
  • Training facilities (2)

Things to improve

  • Communication with employers (20)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (13)
  • Adapting to my needs (8)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (5)
  • Getting new apprentices started (4)
  • Improving apprentice skills (4)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (3)
  • Training facilities (3)

4 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Laboratory technician Standard 3 Details
Operations / departmental manager Standard 5 Details
Science manufacturing technician Standard 3 Details
Team leader / supervisor Standard 3 Details

Contact details

Phone number:
01325 740900

Annual survey results

Employer satisfaction:
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Learner satisfaction:
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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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