Company Vision & Values

Mission Statement

UKTD Mission Statement

UKTD mission is to seize opportunities as they present themselves in our changing world and to offer Apprenticeships and private qualifications that are engaging, innovative and exciting. Through blended learning and technologies available to us and the impact of our delivery, we aim to retain our learners and employers and ensure the sectors we work with have the expertise and skills they need for the future. 

Company Vision & Core Values 

UKTD vision is to be a leading Training Provider in the UK, in particular for the Hairdressing industry. Our vision is to be synonymous with quality provision and expertise in our field, delivering innovative and high-quality learning experiences for the learners and businesses we work with. Through our core values and KPI’s we have aligned the company to achieve a high impact for learners and quality provision. Our vision is to also create the ethos of lifelong learning to ensure the industries we work with have the necessary skills for their business and the future.  

Core Values

Integrity is fundamental to the culture of UKTD, it focuses us on what is important and on our main priorities, doing the best for all those we work with and for, this includes, our staff, employers, learners, and all stakeholders, that invest in us, including Board of Governors, ESFA and Ofsted. 

High Achievement- ensuring that through excellent data systems and reporting we are aware of areas for self-improvement to the benefit of all our stakeholders  

Transparency – To be an open and transparent organisation, keeping people informed via our website, marketing materials, and most importantly through the Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG) that we provide. Through open dialogue with our customers, we welcome feedback and recognise the value this has for our business in helping us to improve how we work and the services we offer. 

Quality – Quality and raising standards are paramount in everything that we do. Through our partnerships with employers, we aim to offer high quality programmes that both challenge and stretch our learners throughout their chosen apprenticeship. The quality of teaching and learning at our placements is a top priority and with robust quality checks and ongoing support, we are committed to achieving excellent provision for all our learners. 

 Impact– To achieve max impact in terms of achievement and outcomes, through alignment of Policy and procedure to company KPI in all departments and job roles 

 Innovation – Innovation is at the heart of everything we do, from designing and delivering training solutions that raise the profile of work-based apprenticeships, to incorporating new ways of making our programmes relevant in an ever-changing landscape. 

 Value – We provide training solutions for employers and learners designed to meet their needs, offering excellent value both financially and materially. From the feedback we have received from learners and businesses, our training has had a considerable positive impact on companies and careers. We aim to continue this with the new standards, placing good value products and services at the core. 

 Experience – Our managers and staff have extensive knowledge and experience and are kept up to date through their Continuing Professional Development (CPD), standardisation and regular training. We have 20 years’ experience of WBL and the industries we work with, and we understand the value of excellent relationships with employers to encourage and support the best possible training and delivery models. 

 Competitiveness – as an organisation with ambitions for further expansion, UKTD is highly competitive, focusing on high levels of retention, achievement, and outcomes for all. We see quality and the understanding of our business partners’ needs as fundamental to achieving this goal. 

 Recognition and Celebration – Celebration of our shared achievement is important and motivating for us all. Additionally, we actively encourage participation and involvement in pursuing both learner and employer excellence, through the achievement of national and local awards.