Working with a network of approved training providers throughout Wales, we can work with you to access the training your require to help your business grow. Whether that’s through a programme of accredited training courses, bespoke training solutions or in-house training programmes.
Please see below a list of our approved training providers.
InSynch Business Services Ltd
We have worked with businesses from all sectors, including manufacturing, tourism, retail and the media. We have a team of expert, accredited advisers that work efficiently to ensure top quality advice and support is delivered at all times.
Penarth Management Ltd
Penarth Management Ltd specialises in helping businesses to become Better, Greener and Safer. We achieve this through the provision of specialist compliance consultancy and training for quality, environmental, health and safety management.
Founded in 1975, and based in Penarth near Cardiff in South Wales, Penarth Management Ltd work with organisations nationwide. We have a team of consultants and tutors who provide specialist training and guidance to client companies from a broad spectrum of industry sectors throughout the UK.
We offer a range of practical, farm-based livestock workshops delivered by vets and industry experts. We work hard to continually create new, innovative and bespoke training opportunities for the industry through a range of tailor-made workshops, seminars, farm walks and training programmes.
Think Associates/Creo Skills
Think has a sister organisation called Creo Skills Ltd which is a vocational education consultancy. Creo Skills is able to offer credits and qualifications to learners in a wide range of subjects but specialising in management, leadership and HR as well as training learning and development professionals in teaching and assessing. Creo Skills also works with training providers to give them access to awarding credits and qualifications by accrediting learning and also allowing training providers to access qualification from a range of awarding bodies including the Chartered Management Institute, Lantra Awards and Agored Cymru.
Creo Skills is based in Wales and has been working with Welsh organisations, managers and learners to develop workforce capacity and competence, working with awarding bodies and sector skills councils and with training providers to open up accredited learning to as many people in Wales as possible.
Dunbia is a multinational food company specialising in the production of quality beef pork and lamb products. Dunbia (Llanybydder) has recently undergone a new development with assistance from Welsh Assembly Government and is a world class lamb processing plant in West Wales. Dunbia (Felin Fach) has recently opened a large beef processing plant.
Dunbia offer a selection of accredited courses including:
- Grassland management
- Rumen Health
- Endo parasite control
- Beef stock selection
- Lamb stock selection
- Liver Fluke
Each of these courses have been designed to be practical for farmers, they are all set on farm or at a meat processing plant, as everybody is more comfortable in these surroundings.
Coleg Sir Gar
Howel Food Consultancy
Our services include:
- hospitality training
- food consultancy
- food marketing and promotions
- food tourism
- food styling
- menu, recipe development
- product merchandising
- cookery demonstrations
We have a successful track record in developing bespoke training for local authorities such as Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and Monmouthshire County Councils and other training bodies across Wales.
- the use of the Welsh language within the hospitality sector
- how to run a successful catering outlet
- local food sourcing
- menu development and how to market local food
- practical demonstrations with recipes focussed on local food and drink
- merchandising and effective selling
Our skilled and experienced staff provide flexible and innovate training that is adapted to meet specific needs of employers in the sector.
Food Business Assistance
The partners have extensive experience in food production, management and technology gained with some of the UKs leading companies.
We started FBA in 2008 and, although based in North Wales, we work with a variety of food companies from small niche producers to international organisations right across the UK.
We also work with a number of the UK’s major retailers on technical audits of their suppliers.
Our training focusses on specific technical skills for food companies, providing the skills and knowledge that the business needs from hygiene and HACCP to labelling and food defence.
With our experience in manufacturing we are able to bring real practical knowledge to the training courses aiming the subject relevant and engaging.
Now Glyndwr University has more than 9,000 students with a diverse student body. With a strong emphasis on providing qualifications which are relevant to industry, Glyndwr University has close links with major regional and local employers.
As a Lantra-approved training provider, Glyndwr University is able to offer funded leadership and management training programmes to companies in the landbsed sector in Wales. Funding of between 50-70% is available depending on the size of your business and eligibility criteria.
As part of the programme, Glyndwr University is able to offer the following Lantra qualifications:
- Level 4 Award in the Principles of Corporate Governance in the landbased sector
- Level 4 Award in Principles of leadership and management in a member-led organisation
- Level 5 Award in Customer Relationship Marketing in a landbased businesses
- Level 5 Award in Financial Awareness for managers in a landbased businesses
- Level 5 Award in Marketing Principles for managers in landbased businesses
- Level 5 Diploma in Principles of Leadership and Management in landbased settings
Utilising a strong network of contacts, Glyndwr University is able to offer high-quality packages that ensure skills gaps are overcome and capabilities enhanced.
Programmes of learning are flexible meaning they can be developed to fit around busy work schedules and delivered on or off site. Our diverse and qualified delivery team is able to provide expert training to businesses big or small.
For more information on how Glyndwr University can deliver Lantra leadership and management programmes to your landbased business, please contact Giles Jones on Tel: 01978 293997 Email: Giles.Jones@glyndwr.ac.uk.