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Employer Satisfaction Score increases in 2023

We are pleased to announce that in our Employer Satisfaction Survey (January 2023) our Employer Satisfaction score was 98%. Derwent Training’s Chief Executive Officer, Claire Gavaghan said this: ”Derwent Training exists to support employers to train and up-skill their employees. Achieving an employer satisfaction score of 98% shows that they not only value the education […]

Celebrating the success of Apprenticeships

February was the month to celebrate all things Apprenticeships during National Apprenticeship Week. An opportunity to share the benefits of Apprenticeships, and share case-studies of current and former apprentices. We were pleased to welcome over 50 visitors to the training centre on Tuesday 7th February to allow them to have a look around our specialist […]


Book in for a Visit Unfortunately, we have no Apprenticeship Open Events booked in.  If you are unsure of your next steps, or you want more information about what Derwent Training offers you can book in for a visit with our Business Support Team.  Our team can give you a tour of our training centre, […]

Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day

International Women in Engineering Day takes place each year on 23rd June. The purpose of the day is to help raise the profile of women engineers and encourage more people to consider engineering as a profession for all.  This year we have focuse on two female apprentices, Rebecca and Micha.  Rebecca, Apprentice Mechanical Workshop Technician […]

Derwent Training Association accredited to the matrix Standard

Derwent Training Association has been accredited to the matrix Standard, demonstrating the high quality information, advice and guidance we provide to applicants, employer and our learners.  The matrix Standard is the international quality standard for organisations that deliver information, advice and/or guidance (IAG), either as their sole purpose or as part of their service offering.  […]

Derwent Training results continue to improve

Derwent Training Association are extremely proud to announce our 2020/21 Timely Achievement Results. These results are generated from all learners who successfully achieve their Apprenticeship as per their planned end date. In 2019-20 our Timely Achievement Rates for all levels was 69% and in 2020/21 this increased to 75%. This is 13.5% above the national […]

Engineering the next generation

Derwent Training Association are pleased to welcome over 40 apprentice starts to the training centre during September.  Our Chief Executive Officer, Claire Gavaghan said this: ”The impact of the pandemic together with the withdrawal from the EU has impacted on the engineering sector. The industry is regrouping and we are pleased to support them by […]

Training to boost your business

Derwent Training, in partnership with York & North Yorkshire LEP, is offering training for employers which is financially supported by the Government. This training is nationally called Bootcamps. We are offering  to support skills and knowledge development in engineering and manufacturing. Learners must be aged 19 years and above. Employers pay either 10 or 30% […]

Celebrating the success of apprentices

Over 80 guests attended Derwent Training’s Apprentice Awards Evening at The York House Marquee at The Talbot Hotel, Malton for a third year. The Chairman of Derwent Training, Richard Shaw, presented each award which was watched on by employers, and the apprentice’s family and friends.  Derwent Training’s Chief Executive Officer, Claire Gavaghan said this of the […]

Ambassadors For Circular & Norton

Derwent Training is a Circular Malton and Norton Champion in an effort to support Malton and Norton becoming Yorkshire’s first circular market town. Chief Executive Officer, Claire Gavaghan said this of the initiative: ‘’Reducing the volume of waste reaching the end of its lifecycle is important to all our futures. Businesses need to have conversations […]

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