Tuesday 5 June 2018

Vocational qualifications key to Wales’ future economic prosperity

Vocational qualifications are set to play a pivotal role in helping the Welsh Government achieve its vision of […]

Ethan Davies pres

Wednesday 9 May 2018

Company’s award hat-trick as model apprentice named VQ Learner of the Year

“Model apprentice” Ethan Davies has made it a hat-trick for a Flintshire aerospace engineering company at the annual […]

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Wednesday 9 May 2018

Llanelli manufacturer named VQ Employer of the Year for Wales

A Llanelli automotive manufacturer Gestamp Tallent Ltd is celebrating after being named Vocational Qualification (VQ) Employer of the […]

Tom Jones pres

Wednesday 9 May 2018

Inspirational college lecturer is named VQ Trainer of the Year

An inspirational lecturer from Cardiff and Vale College, who has overcome a spinal injury to develop a rewarding […]

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Wednesday 9 May 2018

Merthyr Tydfil engineering graduate named VQ Learner of the year

Merthyr Tydfil engineering graduate Brandon Jones, described as an inspiration to fellow students, has won one of this […]


Thursday 3 May 2018

Welsh stars shine at Vocational Qualification Awards ceremony

Inspirational stories of success were celebrated as a Merthyr Tydfil engineering graduate, a Flintshire higher apprentice, a Cardiff […]

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Monday 23 April 2018

Sue goes the extra mile for media apprentices

More than 30 years’ experience in television and media was Sue Jeffries’ ‘qualification’ for starting up her own […]

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Monday 23 April 2018

Tom uses experimental learning to engage with students

Tom Jones is not a traditional trainer. He champions experimental learning, often using body armour, protective equipment and […]

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Monday 23 April 2018

Understanding and respect at heart of Gwenno’s training

Treating each learner as an individual with unique training needs is at the heart of Gwenno Jones’ success. […]

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Friday 20 April 2018

Llanelli manufacturer reaps the rewards of investing in skills

Automotive manufacturer Gestamp Tallent Ltd, which is reaping the rewards of investing in training and developing its workforce, […]