Placement Provider Comments

Our aim is for Work Based Learning to be of benefit to all parties concerned. Below are some comments from placement providers who have recently participated in the scheme.

"As a result of the experience with the students, my company recruited two full-time third year graduates from the University. Excellent!"
Ashton Hayes P.C. Going Carbon Neutral Project

"I believe it is an excellent scheme, which gives students ‘real' experience of working in a particular food industry environment." Lion Foods Ltd

"[WBL] provided an opportunity to develop our own staff's training skills and improve our ‘on-bench' training." Countess of Chester Hospital, Microbiology Department

"A beneficial experience for both the student and the area." Cheshire Constabulary

"The scheme is a great opportunity for project work to be undertaken and used as evidence for future reviewers." Flintshire County Council

"The WBL scheme provides students with valuable hands-on work experience. [It] provides employers with keen, enthusiastic students who can undertake initiatives which may otherwise not be developed due to day-to-day business demands." Chester City Council

"The student was a very capable and extremely good independent learner. NSFS recommend the WBL process." North Shropshire Furniture Scheme