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Gold standard apprenticeship provider

Babcock is one of the UK’s largest apprenticeship providers with a reputation for delivering market leading apprenticeship solutions across the service sector.

We are passionate about meeting the needs of employers, placing their brand at the heart of apprenticeship programme design and delivery. We offer innovative and customer led apprenticeship solutions to employers of all sizes, with expertise in all aspects of apprenticeship delivery and funding management.

Our approach is underpinned by extensive quality accreditations and a commitment to delivering an outstanding experience for employers and apprentices. High levels of employer and learner satisfaction are testament to our success and we score consistently high satisfaction rates in the ESFA’s FE Choices survey with both apprentices and employers.

Ofsted grade: Good

Employer satisfaction: 96%

We deliver apprenticeships in:

  • Hospitality and catering
  • Retail
  • Business administration
  • Customer service
  • Leadership and management
  • Sport and leisure
  • Adult social care
  • Early years care
  • Automotive
  • Engineering

What employers say:

"As a leading provider of apprenticeships, Babcock demonstrates high standards of delivery and strong success rates. In addition to this they are flexible in their approach to aligning qualifications with our business needs and have demonstrated strong commitment to ensuring the Elior apprenticeship programme reflects our values and company culture. Our partnership spans many years and we work closely with our Babcock national account manager and wider Babcock colleagues to deliver an award winning apprenticeship programme." - Matt Jennings, Learning & Development Manager, Elior.

Over the past five years we have developed an effective partnership with Babcock at both strategic and operational level. We particularly value Babcock’s commitment to placing our brand at the heart of programme design, developing a bespoke solution that reflects the demands of one of the UK’s largest retailers” Brian Culleton, Apprenticeships Manager, Asda.

“Babcock has worked with Marriott for a number of years and their approach consistently reflects our company values and core competencies.  They work closely with us to create appropriate resources, marketing and support materials, working collaboratively to create a high quality apprenticeship solution.” Peter Nicholson, Cluster Director of Human Resources, Marriott.

“Babcock have proven to be the most informative, supportive national provider I have worked with. They are determined to find the right solution for us and meet all the training requirements of our business.” Sara Hinchcliffe, Learning & Development Business Partner, Nottcutts.

Get in touch

+44 (0)800 731 8199

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