Training Providers

The training providers below all offer suitable courses, support or apprenticeships.

South Devon College

South Devon College is a large Further Education College in Torbay offering a range of courses for young people and adults.

‘Here at the College everything we do is built around you as a student. We will help you make the most of your time with us and progress to the next stage of your life, whether that is further or higher study or employment. Our passion for learning is unwavering and we pride ourselves in delivering an excellent experience for you. Our extensive and ever-growing construction programmes offer our students the best possible start in their construction careers ranging from beginner levels all the way up to our degree level apprenticeships. Our Business Solutions team are here to support business communities grow and develop their workforce for the future’.

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Shared Apprenticeships

We employ, mentor and support young people from the local area as apprentices. Our apprentices gain vital workplace experience and quality CVs on industry placements in the Construction industry and wider Built Environment and study at college or with a specialist training provider.

We are a not-for-profit social enterprise and can help if you want to ‘grow your own’, but don’t have capacity to recruit, employ, find college provision, mentor, and support a young apprentice through to completion.

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Eat That Frog

Eat That Frog is a local community interest company, their mission is to enable people to unlock or recognise their potential to contribute to the local community whilst overcoming or managing barriers in their life. They work with NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) young people on a variety of courses to inspire, raise aspirations and prepare them for life and the world of work.

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Exeter College

Exeter College is a large College delivering a wide range of courses for young people and adults.

‘The College has been recognised for its approach to meeting the skills needs of the area. We welcome students of all ages and abilities and our tutorial and learner support programmes are designed to meet their needs; challenging them to reach their full potential. We have developed very strong employer links through our curriculum and Apprenticeships. This ensures our vocational courses and Apprenticeship training mirrors current industry trends and initiatives.

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Quality Safety Training

QST is one of the UK’s leading Health & Safety training and consultancy Companies specialising in the Construction industry.

QST has built a high-end training facility in the South West to provide classroom courses with a dedicated area to provide plant, utilities and street works training. Their mission is to provide quality training and valuable service to the industry. With over 130+ years of combined experience, we strive to educate and empower by only using the best in the industry.

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University of Exeter

University of Exeter offers a Civil Engineering degree apprenticeship.

The course is for motivated individuals who want to fast-track their career and become the Chartered Engineers of tomorrow. Apprentices will study a broad range of topics such as project management, mathematics, geotechnics, structural engineering, and safety and sustainable development.

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The Focus Training Group

The Focus Training Group deliver exceptional quality apprenticeship and short course training across the South West. The group comprises four different offerings, each dedicated to service a range of industries and job roles, offering training and also employment opportunities. They offer apprenticeships in: Plumbing and Domestic Heating with classroom delivery one day a week at the Plymouth site and Gas Engineering with classroom delivery at the Newton Abbot, Plymouth or Redruth sites.

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Greenlight Safety & Training

Greenlight is the largest independently-owned Construction Apprenticeship provider, Safety Training and Consultancy company in the West and South West of England.

Greenlight delivers a broad range of construction Apprenticeships across the West and South West of England. We have Apprenticeship training centres in Bristol and Plymouth – and we enrol Apprentices every month!

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Trans Plant Master Train

Trans Plant Mastertrain is a professional training company delivering a wide range of practical and theoretical training courses. Our driver training is renowned in Exeter, Plymouth, Torquay and the whole of the south west for providing a quality service. Trans Plant Mastertrain can offer five types of mobile plant and training qualification. They are: Trans Plant Mastertrain certification (also known as in house), AITT (Association Industrial Truck Trainers), NPORS (National Plant Operators Registration Scheme), NPORS CSCS (National Plant Operators Registration Scheme Construction Skills Certification Scheme), CITB CAA (Construction Awards Alliance) Certification


PGL Training

PGL Training is a professional training company in Exeter offering a comprehensive range of courses.

The specialist provider of quality training. Training Tomorrow’s Workforce…Today..
Whether you are a young learner looking for an apprenticeship, newcomer to industry, industry professional or unemployed and looking to retrain. All of our lecturers are extensively trained and have experience from site. PGL Training offers a range of Construction focussed apprenticeships: they offer Plumbing and Gas apprenticeships and Building Trade apprenticeships.