Shared Apprentice Intake for September 2015

The Cyfle Shared Apprentice Scheme are pleased to report that we have offered 72 Shared Apprentice positions in the Construction industry for its new intake for September 2015, they are broken down as follows:- Carmarthenshire : 7 x Bricklaying,  8 x Carpentry, 4 x Electrical, 2 x Plumbing, 4 x Plastering, 4 x Painting & Decorating Swansea,…

By AndrewLewis September 21, 2015 0

Cyfle Wins Leadership and People Development Award

Congratulations to Cyfle Buiding Skills for winning the Construction Excellence in Wales  Leadership and People Development Award 2015. Cyfle demonstrated to the Construction Excellence Wales (CEW) panel of judges,  how they support young adults to gain sustainable employment within the Construction Industry, which in turn helps secure the industry’s future by providing with a skilled workforce. After…

By AndrewLewis July 11, 2015 0

The First Minister at Cardigan Castle

The First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones officially opened the £12 million tourist attraction – Cardigan Castle. Cardigan Castle is an ancient monument and situated in the heart of the town in Cardigan.  The 900 year old site is the birthplace of the Eisteddfod in 1176, it has been restored as a multi functional facility…

By AndrewLewis May 15, 2015 0

MP Visits Apprentices at Cardigan Castle

Ceredigion’s MP Mark Williams visited Cardigan Castle this week to meet the ‘Cyfle Shared Apprentices’ working on the site, and hear more about this apprentice scheme , run by Cyfle. The Tivy-Side Advertiser Reported : Cyfle Building Skills has been involved with the Cardigan Castle/Castell Aberteifi Project and Andrew Scott Construction for over a year…

By AndrewLewis May 15, 2015 0

NPTC Group Annual Award Ceremony

Congratulations to Jay Cooper who was awarded Shared Apprentice of the Year supported by NPTC Group, Cyfle Building Skills and Swansea Bay Training Group, the award ceremony was held on Thursday the 18th December 2014,  Jay Cooper is a level 3 plumbing apprentice employed by Cyfle Building Skills,  and has worked with a number of…

By AndrewLewis December 18, 2014 0

Scarlet FM Young Achiever Awards 2014

Congratulations to Owain Phillips for Achieving the Scarlet FM Young Apprentice Award 2014, held at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David on Friday 24th October 2014. This category was open to individuals who have excelled in their apprentice roles and I’m sure you’ll agree that our winner has done just that.  He started his…

By AndrewLewis October 24, 2014 0

Women In Construction

Pembrokeshire College is building a reputation of attracting females into vocational courses that are traditionally taken by males. Chelbie Jones, 17 from Pembroke, is just one of many helping push females into the forefront of the construction industry.  Chelbie is a second year carpentry apprentice who has benefited greatly by the Shared Apprenticeship Scheme that…

By AndrewLewis October 17, 2014 0

Shaun Lee & Tommy Lee

Congratulations to Tommy Lee and Shaun Lee who were nominated for Young Builder of the Year Award which was held in London on Wednesday 15th October 2014,  Tommy and Shaun were in the final for Young Builder of the Year, and attended the Awards Ceremony, where from a very strong category of finalists,  everyone at Cyfle Building Skills…

By AndrewLewis October 15, 2014 0