Training Providers

If you are a training provider delivering in and around Suffolk and would like your details added to this page please email directly at

West Suffolk College – Our mission is to put students and their success at the heart of everything we do, preparing them for their future. We support employers large or small with Apprenticeship training across the whole of East Anglia. We develop staff knowledge and skills which are needed to ensure a competitive edge and improved productivity.

Colchester Institute – Delivering across East Anglia, Colchester Institute provides a bespoke service at all stages of the apprenticeship journey – from managing the recruitment process (if required) through to the on-going support and information needed to ensure an enjoyable and successful apprenticeship for all involved.

The British Racing School – At The British Racing School, we provide apprenticeships for young people wishing to start their careers in the exciting industry of Horse Racing.  The Level 2 Diploma Apprenticeship Course in Racehorse Care for those aged 16 – 22, which will enable you to break into the racing world regardless of your previous experience.  The course starts with a residential period of 9 or 14 weeks where you will learn to ride racehorses and how to look after them.

Career Track – Career Track is part of Tendring District Council and has been successfully working with businesses in Essex and Suffolk for over 35 years.  We are able to tailor a programme to suit the needs of the business, its staff and new recruits.  We offer programmes in Business Administration, Customer Service, Team Leader and Management and Public Service Operational Delivery Officer.

East Coast College – East Coast College is a leading further education training provider in the Eastern region. With campuses both in Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth we offer an extensive range of study programmes and Apprenticeships (from Foundation up to Higher Degree Level) together with a wide array of technical and professional training courses.

Suffolk New College – Based in Ipswich, Leiston and now Otley, Suffolk New College offers the broadest range of courses, across the county in a broad range of sectors and specialisms including Construction, Gas Engineering, Electrical, Engineering, Sport & Leisure, Business & Management, Chef, Beauty Therapy, Motor Vehicle, Horticulture, Agriculture, Land-Based and Equine.

Key Training – Over the last 50 years we have created learning and development solutions that organisations and people need to excel. Whatever stage you are at, our job is to help you get to the next one. As one of the most well established national training providers we are able to support your needs through a bespoke package of CPD courses and apprenticeship training.

Blue Sky Assessing & Consultancy Ltd – Blue Sky Assessing & Consultancy Ltd is a flexible apprenticeship training provider, based in Earl Soham, delivering apprenticeship training in areas such as Business Administration, HR, Marketing, Customer Service, Team Leading and Management. Not restricted by set intake dates, we are flexible in working to meet your needs and take the time to understand businesses own training requirements, delivering knowledge and skills which embed company behaviours.

Steadfast Training Ltd – To make the learning journey a valued, enjoyable and quality experience. To be flexible and responsive in all forms of employer engagement. To serve our partner employers by delivering nationally recognised, professional training and learning for the benefit of the individual, employer and service user. To ensure continuing improvement through our quality standards. Dedicated to minimising costs of maximising futures. To help job seekers in understanding their options and give them the knowledge and skill set to enter the work force with confidence.

First Intuition – First Intuition offer exceptional technical training and personal development programmes with dedicated support to each apprentice and their employer for Accounting & Finance programmes at Levels 3, 4 and 7. We pride ourselves on being the local, flexible training partner of choice for employers and their apprentices wanting to study the AAT, ACCA, ICAEW and CIMA qualifications.

WS Training – WS Training has over 20 years experience working in apprenticeship and commercial training.  From a wide range of Business, Management and IT apprenticeships to Engineering, Supply Chain and Manufacturing our team of experts have experience across a number of disciplines.  Our experienced teams can support and advise your business on how to make the most of Apprenticeships and the attached funding .

Eastern Region Roof Training Group Ltd – Located just outside of Ipswich, we have over 19 years of sector experience specialising in Roofing Apprenticeships, both pitched and flat, across the region. In 2019, our apprentice won the SkillBuild Competition for Pitched Roofing proving that our apprentices are capable of amazing achievements. We also deliver commercial H&S training which allows us to keep our apprentices as safe as possible while working closely with their employers.

Gingernut Training – Based in Colchester we deliver apprenticeship training in a range of subjects such as marketing, business administration, management, IT and customer services. Rated Good by Ofsted in 2019 our client base is country wide and we feel that as an employer of apprentices ourselves we are uniquely placed to understand the needs of business.

Elite Training European Limited – A Learning and Development (L&D) company providing organisations with remote and in-person interactive bespoke business, management and interpersonal skills apprenticeshipstraining courses and programmes; Business games for organisations to run themselves or engage Elite trainers for facilitation and team building events; and Coaching.  Apprenticeship Standards include Operations and Departmental Manager Level 5Associate Project Manager Level 4Junior Management Consultant Level 4Sales Executive Level 4 and Business Administrator Level 3.