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Hospital reaches milestone by achieving 100th apprenticeship

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English | Cymraeg Bronglais General Hospital in Aberystwyth is reaping the benefits of achieving its 100th apprenticeship delivered by award-winning learning provider Cambrian Training. The learning partnership between the hospital and Cambrian Training began 15 years ago and 101 staff, … Read more »

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“My digital Apprenticeship has had a positive impact on my learners, myself and my colleagues.”

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English | Cymraeg Tutor and Assessor Craig Wiltshire, from Coleg QS, Cwmbran, knew he wanted to improve his technology skills to better relate to his learners, but didn’t quite know where to begin. Thanks to his fully-funded Digital Learning Design … Read more »

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Campaigner Humie the new chair of learning disability advisory group

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English | Cymraeg First Minister Mark Drakeford has tapped into nearly 30 years’ experience of championing disadvantaged groups by appointing Humie Webbe to chair the Learning Disability Ministerial Advisory Group (LDMAG). The group advises the Welsh Government on issues influencing … Read more »

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Celebrating the best apprentices in the region at the Quality Skills Alliance Annual Awards 2019

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English | Cymraeg Nineteen of the finest apprentices working in Wales have had their hard work and dedication celebrated at a special awards ceremony. Employers and practitioners who have gone that extra mile in their commitment to work based learning … Read more »

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NTfW Conference looks to the next generation of skills

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English | Cymraeg Equipping employers and individuals to meet the evolving skills and needs of the future Welsh workforce will be under the spotlight at a conference in Cardiff next month. The National Training Federation for Wales (NTfW) has chosen … Read more »

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Double Honours for NTfW Equality and Diversity Lead

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English | Cymraeg Equality and diversity campaigner Humie Webbe has spent her life dedicated to helping people from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities achieve a voice – and her tireless efforts have been recognised with two prestigious awards. … Read more »

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Hair and Beauty Apprentices Head for Spanish Salons

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English | Cymraeg Nine hair and beauty apprentices are heading for some special work experience – in Spain. The group of hairdressing, barbering and beauty apprentices are heading for Spain (March 17 – April 1) as part of their apprenticeship … Read more »

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NVQ Retail Success for Kieran at Savers!

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English | Cymraeg Kieran joined the Rathbone Neath centre following consultation from the Careers service. He went on to progress in his work placement at Savers and has massively improved his confidence and employability skills. Here, we share his story … Read more »

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New Apprenticeship scheme in Barry: Dow partners with Cardiff and Vale College to offer leading training programme in Material Sciences

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English | Cymraeg Cardiff and Vale College has partnered with Dow to launch its first apprenticeship scheme with a local college, designed to provide students with practical hands-on knowledge for their futures. The three-year programme accepts ten Chemical Operator Apprentices … Read more »

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Young skilled apprentices on plane to Russia

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English | Cymraeg Life-Changing Decision for Skilled Elite The UK’s best and brightest young skilled, apprentices and students have been selected to represent all four nations in Team UK at the ‘Skills Olympics’ in Russia. More than 30 young professionals … Read more »

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