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Technical apprenticeship scheme celebrates 100% success rate

The Technical Shared Apprenticeship scheme, first launched by us here at Cyfle Building Skills in partnership with NPTC Group of colleges in September 2017, continues its 100% success record, with all apprentices having gone on to gain employment directly after completion of the course. The innovative scheme is based in South West Wales and enables…

By Info swwrsa May 25, 2021 Off

Case Study: Jordan Jones

Jordan Jones started his career in construction as a Cyfle Building Skills apprentice before being hired as a trainee quantity surveyor with Andrew Scott Ltd. He is currently working to complete a Level 3 BTEC in Construction and the Built Environment on placement with the company. Jordan was 15 when he first learnt about quantity…

By Info swwrsa May 16, 2021 Off

Case study: Ben Francis

Ben Francis, 19, is a Cyfle Building Skills apprentice currently working to complete a Level 3 NVQ in construction on placement with T.A.D. Builders in Llanelli. Originally from Neath, Ben attended Coedffranc Primary School and Dwr-Y-Felin Comprehensive School before enrolling at Neath Port Talbot College. It was during his time at Neath Port Talbot College…

By Info swwrsa May 10, 2021 Off

780 construction opportunities created via new onsite hub

Here at Cyfle Building Skills, we are very proud to have launched an innovate new programme that will offer 780 fully funded onsite work placements within the construction industry over the next three years. Funded by the Construction Industry Training Board’s (CITB) Onsite Experience Commission, the programme is designed to help tackle the skills gap…

By Info swwrsa March 10, 2021 Off

Super Fun Saturday Charity Cheque Presentation

Today we presented cheques to this years chosen charities that we raised money for on Super Fun Saturday and our Coastal Walk. We raised £10,000 – thank you to everyone that donated and supported our charity events. Looking forward to next year to raise more money 💰😁💕 This years chosen Charities: – Motor Neurone Disease –…

By Jessica Watton October 11, 2019 Off