The Most Comprehensive
Work Placement, Enrichment, & Employer Engagement Platform


"The Team's commitment to developing the platform to meet our needs, the flexible training options, and the personalised account management has allowed us to better capture our Work Placement provision, employer engagement, and enrichment activities. It has added real value to our college."

—Jude Flatley,

Work Placement Manager,

Kirklees College


Assess, manage & evidence all Work-Related Learning activity.

Navigate is the only platform that manages all cross-college non-academic activity.

Navigate is trusted by over 50 colleges across the country to assess, manage and evidence all work and industry placement, enrichment and employer engagement activity.

The platform provides an engaging, easy-to-use learner site and a powerful, intuitive administration platform for staff.

Work Placements
Employer Engagement

Work and Industry Placements

Navigate makes it easy to manage college work and industry placement programmes, by:

  • Providing learners with an engaging, mobile-friendly placement platform that helps them to prepare for placement, evidence their activity and receive feedback from employers.

  • Automating important elements of the placement process, which saves times for work placement teams and employers.

  • Providing work experience coordinators with a clear view of important tasks they need to complete.

  • Ensuring consistent, professional communications with employers through an automated email system.

  • Supporting effective tracking of employers' details, including important information about health, safety and insurance compliance.

  • Delivering essential data for funding and inspection reporting purposes.

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Navigate captures every aspect of the college enrichment programme, by:


  • Making it easy for learners to record all of their college-based and external enrichment, tutorial and extra-curricular activity.

  • Measuring the impact on learners of enrichment and wider employability activity through an engaging psychometric assessment.

  • Automatically assigning skills to each recorded activity, which supports learners to contextualise the enrichment programme.

  • Encouraging learners to add photos, documents and other supporting evidence to the activities they record.

  • Allowing tutors to quickly add enrichment activities against groups of learners.

  • Providing clear impact data to evidence the ‘Personal Development’ Ofsted inspection theme.


Employer Engagement

Navigate is the only platform that evidences all employer engagement activities, by:

  • Allowing learners to easily evidence the employer-led activities in which they participate.

  • Enabling colleges to record learner attendance at cross-college events, including careers fairs and employer talks.

  • Supporting the evidencing of Gatsby Benchmark 7, Encounters with Employers’ – a key success metric for college career provision.

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We have been so impressed with Navigate. It makes it incredibly easy for us to manage the work placement programme

- Liam Plumridge,

T Levels and Employability Manager,

Uxbridge College

T Levels & Study programme - we've got it covered

With increasingly rigorous requirements for tracking and evidencing T Level and Study Programme
work/ industry placements and wider enrichment activity you need a platform that can be trusted to provide clear data fo inspection and audit purposes.

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Integration, the easy way

We understand that colleges require a seamless user experience and quick, safe data transfer.


With this in mind, Navigate provides ‘out of the box’ single sign on options and bespoke data transfer processes into college MIS systems.

This includes direct links between Navigate and and college databases, allowing management teams to access critical funding and inspection data with ease.



We have been impressed with the slick user interface, the ease of use and the dedicated technical support.
In short, we couldn’t be happier with Navigate!

- Beth Robinson,

Work Placement Manager, Trafford College Group

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