Julie Mundy (second from left) receives the VQ Award from Minister for Skills and Science Julie James watched by Ann Evans (left), chair of Qualifications Wales and compere Sian Lloyd (right)

Tuesday 13 June 2017

Redundancy leads to rewarding learning journey for VQ Award winner

Redundancy opened the door to a rewarding new career for Julie Mundy who has celebrated the success of […]

Matthew with award

Tuesday 13 June 2017

Double awards success for growing aerospace company

Flintshire aerospace engineering business Electroimpact UK Ltd has become the first business to win two Vocational Qualification (VQ) […]

Alys pres

Tuesday 13 June 2017

VQ Award is a piece of cake for talented baker Alys

A talented young South Wales cook has added a Vocational Qualification (VQ) Award for Wales to her growing […]


Wednesday 7 June 2017

Deeside aerospace company succeed twice at VQ Awards

Aerospace engineering business Electroimpact UK completed a notable double at the Vocational Qualification (VQ) Awards ceremony on Tuesday […]

09.05.17 mh VQ Finalist Mitchell Rees 24

Tuesday 6 June 2017

VQ Awards decision time for 12 shortlisted finalists

A dozen finalists from across Wales will discover on Tuesday evening (June 6) if they have won one […]

16.05.17 mh Arthur J Gallagher VQ Awards 14

Saturday 27 May 2017

South Wales insurance business and employees shortlisted for three VQ Awards

Major growth at award-winning South Wales-based insurance brokerage and risk management company Arthur J. Gallagher over the past […]

16.05.17 mh VQ Awards Christine Thomas 8

Saturday 27 May 2017

Christine progresses from learner to mentor

Christine Thomas has worked for Newport City Council’s waste management department for 27 years, progressing from a junior […]

Electroimpact, Hawarden, VQ Medium Employer of the Year finalist with trainer Matthew Booth and Coleg Cambria's Vicky Barwis (front) and apprentices Joe Harrison, Ethan Davies, Patrik Rabsky, Ryan Dexter and Leigh Clarke

Saturday 27 May 2017

Investment in work-based learning pays off for growing aerospace company

Investment in work-based learning has helped Flintshire aerospace engineering business Electroimpact UK Ltd grow by 50 per cent […]

09.05.17 mh VQ Finalist Gwenno Jones 4

Saturday 27 May 2017

Gwenno inspired to help others learn and develop

A former physics teacher who is now delivering higher apprenticeships in Leadership and Management has been shortlisted for […]

Wrexham success story Mainetti , VQ medium employer of the year finalist L-R: Thomas Owen, Diana Petrova, Lee Bower, HR Manager; Heather Martin, Cambrian Training and Magdalena Nowak

Saturday 27 May 2017

Apprenticeships boost productivity and morale at Wrexham recycler

Launching an apprenticeship programme at Wrexham recycling company Mainetti four years ago has improved productivity and workforce morale […]