Category Archives: Apprenticeship Awards Cymru

William named Wales’ Apprentice of the Year after saving employer £20,000

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English | Cymraeg Saving his employer £20,000 a year by automating a product assembly system contributed to William Davies being named Apprentice of the Year for Wales at the Apprenticeship Awards Cymru 2021 William Davies, who works for Kautex Textron … Read more »

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Thibaud’s inspirational learning journey recognised with national award

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English | Cymraeg A young French man’s inspirational learning journey since arriving in Wales from France as a shy 16-year-old, following the loss of his mother to cancer, has been recognised with a prestigious national award. Five years ago, Thibaud … Read more »

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Sophie’s passion for fostering recognised with major award

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English | Cymraeg Graduate Sophie Williams’ decision to change career course, after witnessing the beneficial impact of fostering, has been rewarded with the Tomorrow’s Talent award at the prestigious Apprenticeship Awards Cymru 2021. Sophie, 24, who lives in Hirwaun, was … Read more »

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Council wins national award for its thriving Apprenticeship Programme

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English | Cymraeg A South Wales local authority was a winner at the prestigious Apprenticeship Awards Cymru 2021 after impressing judges with its Apprenticeship Programme launched nine years ago. Rhondda Cynon Taf Council, which has achieved an apprenticeship completion rate … Read more »

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Apprenticeship assessor Matt wins prestigious national award

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English | Cymraeg A man who has worked at the cutting edge of the fast-developing world of creative industries for more than 20 years has been named Wales’ Work-based Learning Assessor of the Year. Matt Redd’s award was announced at … Read more »

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Numbers add up for accountancy tutor Karen as she wins national award

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English | Cymraeg Karen Richards, who inspires and supports her accountancy learners to be the best they can be, has been named Wales’ Work-based Learning Tutor of the Year. Karen, 54, from Blackwood, who has been the accounting tutor and … Read more »

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National award for learner who moved from Africa to start a new life in Wales

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English | Cymraeg A teenager who has her sights on a teaching career after moving half way around the world to begin a new life in South Wales has won a prestigious national award. Jessica Apps, 19, from Forge Side, … Read more »

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Apprenticeship Programme secures national award for growing law firm

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English | Cymraeg Newport-based law firm Convey Law is an Apprenticeship Awards Cymru 2021 winner after impressing judges with its ambitious plans to grow by 50% this year, fuelled by an innovative Apprenticeship Programme. The company, which will train more … Read more »

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Mid Wales specialist gear company wins prestigious national award

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English | Cymraeg A Mid Wales engineering company, which has developed a multi-skilled and flexible workforce to become a leading name in specialist gear transmissions for more than 50 years, has won a prestigious national award. Compact Orbital Gears, which … Read more »

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Wales apprenticeship award for bereavement services officer Bethany

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English | Cymraeg Apprentice bereavement services officer Bethany Mason has won a prestigious national award after being recognised for her willingness to keep learning new skills and take on more responsibility in challenging circumstances. Bethany, 21, from Llantrisant, who works … Read more »

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