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Good Ofsted verdict for local apprenticeship provider

Marlborough (UK) – 04 July, 2017 – PDS Group, an independent IT and business apprenticeship training provider is pleased to announce that they have received Good rating by Ofsted on 3rd July 2017.

The report recognised that “Managers and assessor-coaches develop very strong positive working relationships with the employers. Dedicated programme managers work effectively with assessors and as the main point of contact for employers. They carefully design each apprenticeship to ensure that it matches employers’ needs and apprentices’ job roles well.” The report continued “Staff are well qualified, experienced and knowledgeable, especially in the occupational areas of information technology and telecommunications.”

Jenny Harman, Co-Founder and Director of PDS said “We are thrilled to receive ‘Good’ rating from Ofsted. It is a fantastic achievement for everyone within the PDS business and more importantly for our clients and learners we support every year.”

Richard Ransom, who runs the PDS business with Jenny added “Our apprentices are fully supported throughout their programmes. They benefit from a range of specialist and additional training in order to meet the needs of their employers and to enhance future employment prospects.” Ransom continued “They make a significant contribution within their organisations and their employers value them highly.”

Harman concluded “This report reflects our dedication to providing apprentices across the UK, whilst also developing high quality solutions and more creative ways of delivering learning programmes. The PDS team work incredibly hard to ensure our apprenticeship programmes are the best in the industry.”