Employers

Dedicated Business Team

In a world that constantly changes, our dedicated Business Team successfully adapts to support the ever-changing needs of the business community. Working alongside organisations, we understand the business benefits of producing home-grown talent, customised skills and delivering a training framework that is aligned to the role, the individual and the company needs.

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This Months Spotlight Sector - Engineering

Engineering offers fantastic and rewarding career prospects. Roles involve highly complex and skilled work across a diverse range of sectors, from Food & Drink Manufacturing to Aerospace.
We offer a wide range of Engineering Apprenticeships at our state of the art, purpose-built centres, Food & Drink Engineering Maintenance; Engineering Fitter; Mechatronics Maintenance; Machinist; Product Design; Toolmaker; Technical Support; Metal Fabricator.
Kirklees College is proud to work in partnership with a number of industry bodies, one in particular is National Skills Academy for Food and Drink (NSAFD), and we are delighted to be one of their industry approved Apprenticeship providers.

Hear from our partners

Peter Sleigh

Sleigh and Story

We believe in investing in young people and as part of this commitment we offer work experience every year. We find this rewarding and it allows us to look at a number of young people who are interested in accountancy, which gives us the potential to offer Apprenticeships to the very best. The students have been enthusiastic and pleasant and the support from the college is excellent. If you are an employer, I would highly recommend giving work placements to Kirklees College students.

John Steel

Apprentice Training Manager, Coca Cola

The Coca Cola team has forged a strong partnership with Kirklees College over the past three years. Our food and drink maintenance engineers use the purpose-built facilities at the Process Manufacturing Centre as part of their ongoing training to sustain a strong future. The department set up for the Food and Drink Engineering Maintenance qualification is great – the team is driven and focused on the development of young people. The support we receive from Kirklees College is exceptional and their commitment and high standards are clearly evident.

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