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Inspiring Skills Excellence in Wales enters next Phase of project

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English | Cymraeg The Inspiring Skills Excellence in Wales project has been providing young people from across Wales with the opportunity to explore career pathways and, enhance and develop their skill sets through unconventional methods. The Welsh Government funded initiative, … Read more »

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Survey to capture information on how COVID-19 is impacting sectors and businesses

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English | Cymraeg The Regional Learning and Skills Partnership South West and Mid Wales is currently working closely with the six Local Authorities to promote a new survey that has been established to capture information on how COVID19 is impacting … Read more »

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Opportunity for Change

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English | Cymraeg Business, skills and careers organisations in North Wales are supporting workers at risk of unemployment due to the Coronavirus pandemic. North Wales Regional Skills Partnership, the Welsh Government’s Working Wales programme, delivered by Careers Wales, the North … Read more »

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Adult Learners’ Week 2020 to go virtual

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English | Cymraeg Adult Learners’ Week is the largest adult learning campaign in Wales, coordinated by Learning and Work Institute Wales (L&W) in partnership with the Welsh Government and the European Social Fund and other partners. The campaign aims to … Read more »

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Calculate, adapt or delay – proposed arrangements for vocational and technical qualifications

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English | Cymraeg A note from Philip Blaker, Chief Executive, Qualifications Wales As the regulator of qualifications in Wales we monitor the compliance of awarding bodies, review existing qualifications, oversee the design of new qualifications and support the qualifications system. … Read more »

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Foundational Economy drives change during virus outbreak

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English | Cymraeg The Cardiff Capital Region Skills Partnership (CCRSP) fulfils the role of the RSP across South East Wales and covers 10 Local Authority areas. The CCRSP is tasked by Welsh Government to produce and analyse labour market intelligence, … Read more »

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New ways to engage with Welsh language learning during social distancing

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English | Cymraeg Since the beginning of lockdown; where most workplaces have been closed, it has been more difficult for people to socialise and attend classes where they can learn Welsh. However, fear not; there are a number of ways … Read more »

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Structure for Welsh Apprenticeship Frameworks

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English | Cymraeg A series of consultation events across Wales took place last month in response to the Welsh Government’s consultation on the Structure for Welsh Apprenticeship Frameworks. The consultation seeks views on the structure of Welsh Apprenticeship Frameworks and … Read more »

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Welsh competitors collect 55 medals at WorldSkills UK final

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English | Cymraeg More than 100 Welsh competitors represented Wales at WorldSkills UK Live, the national final of the WorldSkills UK competitions. Team Wales won a total of 14 gold, 15 silver, 17 bronze and nine highly commended medals at … Read more »

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RomArchive wins prestigious award at European Heritage Awards

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English | Cymraeg The winners of the 2019 European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards, Europe’s top honour in the field, were celebrated with the Grande Soirée du Patrimoine Européen at the recently restored Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris. Under … Read more »

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