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BLACKBURN COLLEGE

UKPRN:
10000747

Only levy paying employers can work with this provider

About this provider

Blackburn College has a heritage going back over 125 years, and is one of the largest and most successful colleges in the country. We work very closely with employers from all occupational sectors, across Pennine Lancashire and beyond, supporting them in developing a world class workforce and being competitive in a global marketplace. We are constantly working to offer new and exciting career paths by introducing new Apprenticeships to meet increasing demand from businesses. We look forward to working with you.

What employers are saying

Based on 12 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 4 out of 12 reviews
  • Good 6 out of 12 reviews
  • Poor 0 out of 12 reviews
  • Very poor 2 out of 12 reviews

Strengths

  • Communication with employers (4)
  • Adapting to my needs (3)
  • Improving apprentice skills (3)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (3)
  • Training facilities (3)
  • Getting new apprentices started (2)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (2)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (2)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (2)

Things to improve

  • Communication with employers (4)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (4)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (3)
  • Getting new apprentices started (2)
  • Improving apprentice skills (1)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (1)
  • Training facilities (1)

82 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Accounting Framework 3 Details
Adult care worker Standard 2 Details
Advanced Carpentry and Joinery Standard 3 Details
Air Conditioning Framework 2 Details
Air Conditioning Service and Maintenance Framework 3 Details
Apparel Framework 2 Details
Assistant accountant Standard 3 Details
Auto Electrics/Mobile Electrics Framework 2 Details
Auto Electrics/Mobile Electrics Framework 3 Details
Barbering Framework 2 Details
Barbering Framework 3 Details
Beauty Therapy General Framework 2 Details
Beauty Therapy Massage Framework 3 Details
Built Environment and Design Framework 3 Details
Business Administrator Standard 3 Details
Business and Administration Framework 2 Details
Business and Administration Framework 3 Details
Business-Improvement Techniques Framework 2 Details
Carpentry and Joinery Standard 2 Details
Chartered legal executive Standard 6 Details

Contact details

Website:
BLACKBURN COLLEGE website
Phone number:
0125429500

Annual survey results

Employer satisfaction:
79%
Learner satisfaction:
77%
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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