Partners of the College

Boston College works with a number of external partners across the county to ensure that students, employers and the local community skill needs are met locally

When Boston College was inspected by Ofsted in 2014 they commented that;

'Learners achievement is particularly high for learners who study Functional Skills English and Maths on subcontracted programmes.' 

'Workplace learners on subcontracted provision consistently achieve their qualifications well.'


Current Partners

Boston College currently works with 10 partners located within and outside of the Lincolnshire area. Each partner contributes to the aim of meeting students' and businesses' skill needs in their own unique way.

Based in Louth, Construction Skills Solutions deliver a wide choice of construction vocational qualifications, both locally and nationwide, in the workplace and their own training facilities.

"We are very pleased with the partnership arrangement with Boston College. The team are efficient and helpful. The workshops and other partner events are extremely useful." - Coral Walker, Director

First College has bases in Skegness and Louth, delivering qualifications in Hospitality, Management, Accounting (AAT), Business Administration and Early Years, as well as qualifications to the unemployed. 

"The workshop provided by Boston College was open, friendly and relaxed, but most importantly it was very informative." - Sheila Blackett, Learning Contract Manager

As well as working in partnership with Boston College, Hill McManus also work with the Job Centre Plus. Jointly employment is secured through training, support and the delivery of vocational qualifications. 

"Our experience of working in partnership with Boston College has been extremely positive. They are professional, friendly and very supportive." - Adam Tickel, Training Manager

Nurture 4 Growth are based in Gainsborough and inspire people through practical business improvement qualifications. 

"We have an excellent partnership meeting, well represented by both Boston College and current partners." - Spokesperson for Nurture 4 Growth

RTS Training is based in Sleaford and provides individualised quality work-based training qualifications in Health and Social Care, Cleaning and Support Services, Skills for Life and Business Administration.

"The workshop provided by Boston College was very worthwhile attending, the content, approach and knowledge of the speaker was excellent." - Linda Cavill, Programme Manager

The Training Alliance Ltd provides training in Skills for Life (Levels 1 and 2), as well as Driving Instruction at Level 3.

"Boston College's tracking procedures have aided us to highlight any missing data between systems and the other colleges. The new ILJ has also allowed us to analyse the feedback we receive from students and put new procedures in place." - The Training Alliance Ltd

Established in 2010, Merit Skills have built their business on providing high quality training in full consultation with their customers. Employing highly skilled and industry experienced members to their team has led to an enviable level of learner and company satisfaction. Merit Skills provide bespoke individualised programmes, providing businesses with new skills which grow within the company.

Founded in 1995 GB Training - is a family run leading training provider based in central Birmingham. GB Training believes in learner achievement and will provide the very highest quality vocational skills and qualifications. GB Training is here to inspire individuals to become their greatest and make a difference in learner education.

Skills UK Ltd are a leading provider of quality training to the passenger transport industry. They provide workforce training that is completely flexible, and will provide you with the information, advice and guidance to achieve your overall goals. Skills UK offer both accredited and non-accredited courses depending on what is best for the company they are working with.

Inspire+ is a Lincolnshire based charity that has supported schools to develop PE, Sport and Leadership since 2011. The charity works in partnership with Boston College to deliver the PE and School Sport Apprenticeship programme to Lincolnshire County Council Schools.

Partnership Policies and Procedures


Becoming a Partner

Boston College is always looking for new partnerships to improve and broaden the College's current curriculum offer.

Boston College Adult Education Budget procurement for 19/20 is currently closed.


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