What can Business Development do for you?

We have a team dedicated to supporting employers to recruit new staff and develop the skills of their existing employees.

Why choose Barnsley College as your training provider?

  • We can provide businesses with a range of apprenticeships and professional training programmes.
  • Our Business Development team will help you identify and fulfil your recruitment and training needs.
  • We currently train 1,800 apprentices.
  • We work with over 1,500 employers of all sizes.
  • Our apprenticeship success rates are 80% – a huge 11% above the national average.
  • We are rated Outstanding by Ofsted.
  • We are ranked in the top five colleges in the country in the NICDEX league table, based on the following criteria:
    • Student Satisfaction
    • Employer Satisfaction
    • 16-18 Progression
    • Adult Progression
  • We offer over 100 apprenticeship programmes at Intermediate, Advanced and Higher levels to meet the needs of your business.
  • We have invested significantly in all our campuses to ensure students and apprentices learn in environments that contain industry standard equipment. Alternatively, to see our facilities first-hand, contact the Business Development team to arrange a tour.

Our Service to Employers

As part of this service, we will:

  • Provide you with a Key Account Manager who will work with you.
  • Offer a complete training solution for all business requirements.
  • Work in partnership with you to deliver high quality training and on-going support.
  • Provide a flexible approach – 24/7, on-site, workshops, seminars and day release.
  • Advertise your job vacancies free of charge.
  • Recruit and select suitable candidates.

Last updated: 28th January 2020