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Latest employer survey results show high satisfaction with providers

The results of the latest employer satisfaction survey are out and show widespread support from employers for providers.

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  • 78% of employers satisfied with the quality of training and assessment
  • 80% of employers would recommend the provider to prospective employers

The survey brings together the views of more than 60,000 employers between March and July 2016 and showed that 80%, up from 77% last year, of employers would recommend their provider to prospective employers and 78% of employers are very satisfied with the overall quality of their training or assessment provider, an increase from last year’s 73%.

Employers, who participated, also rated the professionalism of staff delivering their training or assessment with more than 80% scoring their providers 8 out of 10.

Also scoring highly, was employers’ rating of providers’ understanding of their training needs, with 76% of employers scoring their providers 8 out of 10, and the delivery of training courses reflecting up to date practices in their industry sector, with 79% employers scoring their providers 8 out of 10.

Employers who participated in the survey were delivering apprenticeships and work based learning in everything from construction to horticulture to animal care.

Read the full results from the Employer satisfaction survey.

Published 13 October 2016