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Business Development

Our Business Development team works with over 1,000 small, medium and large businesses across the county and further afield. Our aim is to help organisations improve their performance and productivity through industry specific training.

We have over 20 years’ experience of placing apprentices in businesses. Apprenticeships deliver skills designed around your business needs and help you develop the specialist skills you need to keep pace with the latest technology and working practices in your sector. We work closely with you to identify the apprenticeship that is best for your business, find suitable candidates and measure the impact the apprenticeship has on your organisation to show real business benefits.

We also offer a wide range of short courses to develop specialist skills and provide certification and professional training to meet legislation and comply with industry requirements, as well as higher education. Our industries include: Business & Management, Child & Adult Care, Construction & Building Services, EducationEngineering, First Aid and Health & Safety, Hospitality & Catering, IT & Computing, Land-Based, and Logistics & Warehousing.

Latest news

BBC spotlight on apprentices

Tuesday 13 March 2018

More than 400 young people aged 16 signed up to hear about apprenticeships from The Bedford College Group at a huge event in Milton Keynes.
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Review of the best year in 125 year history

Tuesday 6 March 2018

Bedford College has issued its 2017 Annual Review which demonstrates why it is No 1 in the region and one of the top Further Education establishment in the UK.
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National Apprenticeships Week 5th March

Thursday 1 March 2018

The Bedford College Group is setting the pace for apprenticeships across a wide range of industry sectors in the SEMLEP region (South East Midlands).
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