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Time to do things differently

As Gloucestershire’s Training Provider of the Year and a trusted partner of more than 1000 local companies, we understand the skills needs faced by industry sectors and offer apprenticeships, part-time and short courses in a wide range of areas, including: 

  • Accountancy (AAT)
  • Marketing (CIM)
  • HR (CIPD)
  • Business Administration
  • Customer Service
  • Leadership & Management (ILM)
  • IT & Cyber Security
  • Construction & Building Services
  • Motor Vehicle Maintenance
  • Education & Early Years
  • Dental Nursing
  • Hairdressing
  • Hospitality
  • Engineering 

Whether you are looking to upskill or re-train your current employees or hire someone new - we are here to help.

View the full list of GC apprenticeship programmes on our website here or download them as a PDF.

For Professional Services programmes, download this guide



Get in touch today

To discuss your training needs and to find out more about programmes and funding available for your business, contact our Employer Training & Apprenticeships team. Call 0345 155 2020 or email

It's all in one place


We have an exceptional range of industry-specific facilities at our three campuses in Cheltenham, Gloucester and the Forest of Dean, where your staff and apprentices can practise and develop their skills. This includes fully kitted out construction workshops, state-of-the-art computing and cyber training facility ADA, and working restaurant kitchens.


Each year we receive applications from hundreds of high-quality apprenticeship candidates, from school leavers to graduates and adults who are looking for opportunities to work with local employers. We are the link between you and the next generation of talent. 


We have been successfully delivering employer training and apprenticeships across the region for more than 30 years. Our training programmes are constantly evolving to ensure we meet the skills needs of local businesses. 

Our Team

We have a team of incredible people committed to supporting your business and apprentices every step of the way. 


Get in touch today

Fill out your details below to arrange a call back or speak to our Employer Training & Apprenticeships team directly on: 03451552020 /


Why Gloucestershire College?

We guide any ambitious and motivated person on their journey through education and their career, by providing the right environment that encourages and nurtures individual talents.

Our industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching team provide our students with the skills businesses truly need.

We are here to help

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90% of students would recommend GC and 95% said that the teaching on their course was good.

Ofsted has rated us good.

  • We offer industry relevant facilities
  • Our lecturers are passionate subject specialists
  • Employers value our students' skills

We'll look after you. We have dedicated teams to help you and a great Learning Mentor scheme.