Author: Ceri Nicholls

Criteria to employ an apprentice in Wales within the hospitality sector has recently been amended in order to help businesses rebuild after the COVID pandemic. Previously the criteria meant that existing staff over the age of 25 could only undertake a level 2 within 6 months of starting their role & a level 3 within… Read more »

What is National Butchers Week? Held annually National Butchers Week highlights the great work being done by butchers from around the UK, focusing on the innovation that takes place within butcher’s shops, developing new products and shouting out about the great quality meat we have available in this country. To celebrate we’ve been speaking to… Read more »

Its National Careers Week and choosing what you would like to do after school is both exciting and daunting. There are lots of options available including taking on an apprenticeship. Apprenticeships are sometimes overlooked and often people think they are only for trade jobs (electricians, plumbers, mechanics etc.) but this isn’t true at all there… Read more »

Company’s Cambrian Way Path virtual walk will support Marie Curie Staff from one of Wales’ leading apprenticeship providers are encouraging the apprentices and businesses they work with across Wales to join them virtually to walk the 291-mile Cambrian Way Path for charity. Cambrian Training, which has offices in Welshpool, Llanelli, Builth Wells, Holyhead and Colwyn… Read more »

Shrove Tuesday falls 47 days before Easter Sunday and the date varies from year to year because of this. This year Shrove Tuesday is on 16th February so why not try a range of pancake recipes which are sweet or savoury in nature in Celebration of the day. The tradition of eating pancakes on Shrove Tuesday… Read more »

Hi, I’m Sarah Jones a Training officer for Cambrian Training Company. I deliver training in the Business Skills sector – Levels 2, 3 and 4. I deliver Customer Service & Business Administration, both levels 2 & 3, Team Leading level 2 and Management levels 3 and 4. Currently we are doing everything over the phone… Read more »

The leading provider of apprenticeships in the hospitality industry in Wales is supporting a charity that provides financial relief to alleviate poverty for people who work or have worked in UK hospitality. Cambrian Training, which has its headquarters in Welshpool and offices in Llanelli, Builth Wells, Holyhead and Colwyn Bay, has become a corporate member… Read more »

Welsh companies that want to boost their business through hiring new apprentices this winter may be eligible for up to £3000 in a major new apprenticeship incentive. Cambrian Training is encouraging employers of all sizes who are recruiting to use the funding to hire apprentices to build the job specific skills needed to grow their… Read more »

2020 is over and that means making some New Year’s Resolutions, why not aim to get new skills in 2021 and help your career grow. We’ve listed a few Career New Year’s Resolutions for you to take a look at; Clear your workspace it’s much easier to focus when working on a clean, organised desk,… Read more »

The January sales are just round the corner and for apprentices getting those bargains couldn’t be easier with the extra help of an NUS card. If you don’t know what an NUS card is, it’s the UK’s number 1 student discount card which offers over 200 discounts on high street and online stores including discounts… Read more »