Category Archives: News

Discover your passion for learning and developing your skills – just like Lucy!

Posted on by karen.smith

English | Cymraeg This year’s campaign for Adult Learners’ Week in Wales, which runs from October 17-23, aims to inspire more people to discover a passion for learning and developing their skills. People just like Lucy Williams, 40, from Treharris, … Read more »

Posted in News |

Alan on a mission to use his personal experience to help others

Posted on by karen.smith

Posted in News |

Care worker Callum highlights benefits of apprenticeships to school leavers

Posted on by karen.smith

English | Cymraeg With thousands of teenagers across Wales anxiously awaiting their GCSE and A-Level results this month, care worker Callum Fennell has highlighted the benefits of an apprenticeship to school leavers. Callum, 18, is reaping the rewards of choosing … Read more »

Posted in News |

Wales healthcare authority supporting demand for bilingual learning

Posted on by karen.smith

English | Cymraeg An authority that plays a leading role in the education, training, development and shaping of the healthcare workforce in Wales has begun offering bilingual apprenticeships to its employees. Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW) was established in … Read more »

Posted in News |

Lisa’s mission to ensure apprenticeships remain a Welsh Government priority

Posted on by karen.smith

English | Cymraeg A federation of 70 work-based learning providers across Wales has appointed a new strategic director to work closely with Senedd Cymru to ensure that apprenticeships remain a Welsh Government priority. A former apprentice herself, Lisa Mytton, from … Read more »

Posted in News |

First Afro Hair training launches in Wales

Posted on by karen.smith

English only ISA Training and Afro Hair Academy Wales have teamed up to offer training in type 4 multi textured hair. It is the first hairdressing apprenticeship to offer the specialist route in Wales. Salons throughout Wales have previously had … Read more »

Posted in News |

School leavers urged to choose an apprenticeship as their “genius decision”

Posted on by karen.smith

English | Cymraeg With school leavers across Wales now considering the first important step in their career journey, a federation of 70 work-based learning providers is advising them that choosing an apprenticeship is a “genius decision”. The National Training Federation … Read more »

Posted in News |

Double celebration for two businesses at training company’s awards

Posted on by karen.smith

(English only) The Celtic Collection and In the Welsh Wind were both double winners at the annual Apprenticeship, Employment and Skills Awards organised by one of Wales’ top training companies. Recognising employers and learners who have excelled in apprenticeship, skills … Read more »

Posted in News |

Anti-Racist Wales Action Plan calls for more ethnic minority apprentices

Posted on by karen.smith

English | Cymraeg A federation of more than 70 quality assured work-based learning providers, with links to thousands of employers across Wales, has welcomed the Welsh Government’s Anti-Racist Wales Action Plan. Members of the National Training Federation for Wales (NTfW) … Read more »

Posted in News |

Calling all Employers!

Posted on by karen.smith

Are you experiencing recruitment challenges? Would you like to have your say in identifying current and future skills and employment needs? You can make a difference! Please complete the short survey to help identify regional priorities and key areas for … Read more »

Posted in News | « Older posts