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Trading names:
National College Creative Industries

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About this provider

National College Creative Industries has been developed on behalf of a consortium of employers and industry professionals, the National College provides specialist training in the technical skills needed by the creative and cultural industries and will deliver courses that give students a direct line of sight to employment, it provides students with specialist, professional, technical education to access work opportunities available in the industry. Students train alongside professionals at The Backstage Centre, Purfleet as well as in the workplace. The National College aim is to provide a definitive creative learning environment delivering Industry-focused skills training for the creative and cultural sector.

What employers are saying

Based on 18 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 1 out of 18 reviews
  • Good 11 out of 18 reviews
  • Poor 5 out of 18 reviews
  • Very poor 1 out of 18 reviews


  • Getting new apprentices started (9)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (8)
  • Adapting to my needs (6)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (5)
  • Improving apprentice skills (4)
  • Communication with employers (3)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (2)
  • Training facilities (1)

Things to improve

  • Communication with employers (12)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (7)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (5)
  • Getting new apprentices started (4)
  • Adapting to my needs (2)
  • Improving apprentice skills (1)
  • Training facilities (1)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (1)

22 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Business Administrator Standard 3 Details
Business and Administration Framework 3 Details
Community Arts Administration Framework 2 Details
Community Arts Management Framework 3 Details
Creative Venue Technician Standard 3 Details
Cultural and Heritage Venue Operations Framework 2 Details
Cultural and Heritage Venue Operations Framework 3 Details
Cultural Heritage Framework 3 Details
Cultural Learning and Participation Officer Standard 3 Details
Customer service practitioner Standard 2 Details
Event Assistant Standard 3 Details
Lighting Framework 2 Details
Lighting Framework 3 Details
Live Event Technician Standard 3 Details
Live Events and Promotion Framework 2 Details
Live Events and Promotion Framework 3 Details
Operations / departmental manager Standard 5 Details
Sound Framework 2 Details
Sound Framework 3 Details
Stage Framework 2 Details

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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