Author: Manon Rosser

We are very proud to announce our amazing finalists for the 2022 Apprenticeship Awards. These special awards are held annually to celebrate employers and learners who have excelled in our apprenticeship, skills and employment training programmes across Wales. Managing Director Arwyn Watkins is extremely grateful to all who took the time to apply and said… Read more »

This weekend-long event is a showcase of the real diversity of the Welsh countryside and a fantastic day out for young families, garden enthusiasts and anyone with an interest in agriculture or the great outdoors. With a packed programme of livestock and equine competitions, over 200 trade stands, displays and activities, plus excellent food and drink – there is something for everyone to… Read more »

Here at Cambrian Training we are proud of the powerful women across our business.  Women make up over half of our workforce at every level of the business from new starters, beginning their career in vocational training delivery to board level. Sitting on our 4 person board are 3 female business leaders.  All of whom… Read more »

To support International Women’s Day (IWD) on March 8, an organisation that represents training providers across Wales is to host three discussions during the month focused on achieving gender balance and diversity in apprenticeships. The National Training Federation for Wales (NTfW) discussions will focus on finding sustainable solutions to address gender imbalance in apprenticeship opportunities… Read more »

This February, the Celtic Collection hosted an extra special event to celebrate over 200 apprenticeships since the luxury hotel’s doors opened in 1982. This alumni event brought together past and present apprentices throughout the years to show their appreciation and just how far they have come in their careers. This impressive bunch celebrated in style… Read more »

National Apprenticeship Week 7th – 13th February 22 Cambrian Training Company are celebrating national apprenticeship week this February. We want to take this opportunity to shout about how great apprenticeships can be for businesses. Elevate your business. Hire an apprentice. Apprenticeships are an effective way to upskill your current staff or expand by hiring new… Read more »

With tonight being Bonfire Night, we at Cambrian Training have been giving a lot of thought to animal welfare as many of our pets will get scared when they hear the noise from the fireworks. We discussed what we could do to highlight this issue and started by asking Sarah Flynn the Contract and Operations… Read more »

To celebrate bonfire night this year, why not have a go at making these tasty Catherine Wheel and Fruit Rocket Skewers as a lovely sweet treat for the big & little kids in all of us! To get started make your very own Swiss roll with our recipe below, however if your limited on time… Read more »

Although this week’s events for National Sausage week have been cancelled due to the pandemic, there is no stopping our apprentice butchers and Craft Butchery Team Wales mates Ben Roberts from M.E. Evans Ltd in Overton & Craig Holly from Chris Hayman Butchers in Maesycwmmer from creating their very own Halloween themed sausages! As part… Read more »

Kepak, the largest meat processing plant and abattoir in Wales, has signed up to the Welsh Government’s Apprenticeship Programme to upskill and develop its workforce. Kepak, which has 768 employees at the company’s flagship facilities at St Merryn Merthyr, is upskilling 50 staff in the first phase of apprenticeships, increasing to around 100 staff within a… Read more »