Cyfle Shortlisted for the NTFW Medium Employer of the Year Award 2017

Cyfle Shortlisted for the NTFW Medium Employer of the Year Award 2017 Congratulations to Cyfle Building Skills who has been shortlisted for the NTFW (National Training Federation Wales) Awards for Medium Employer of the Year 2017, good luck to everyone at Cyfle Building Skills, the winner will be announced at an awards evening being held at the Celtic Manor on Friday 20th October 2017. Well done to the Cyfle team.  

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Uganda Maternity Ward 2017

Uganda Maternity Ward 2017 Cyfle Building Skills Shared Apprentices have just returned from a charity project in Kachumbala, Uganda with memories to last a lifetime.  Various trades from Cyfle Shared Apprentices have been helping to build a maternity ward with charity EFOD South West Wales, helping to make a difference to the people in Uganda. Putting their skills to good use, the Shared Apprentices have assisted on site withthe Bricklaying, Carpentry, Plastering, Plumbing and Electrical work on the project, purchasing products and supervision of the local people (50 workers per day). Whilst the Shared Apprentices were working in Kachumbala, they have made friends with...

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Annual Charity Day Date Announced

Annual Charity Day Date Announced SFS Ltd in conjunction with TRJ, CCTAL, Cyfle Building Skills and Ammanford Cricket Club are holding their Annual charity fund raising day and bike ride at the cricket ground on Saturday 24th June. We are raising money for local charities plus The British Heart Foundation and Cancer Research. The event has been great success in previous years due to all your support. Please come along and enjoy the day for a great cause.* We are currently seeking riders to make the cycle as successful as possible. If you/your family/your Company would like to take part in the cycle ride, please...

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Construction Excellence Acknowledge Cyfle's Queen Award

Construction Excellence Acknowledge Cyfle's Queen Award With construction in Wales facing a skills shortage and an urgent need to address how to recruit and retain talent you would be well advised to learn from the work of the award winning Cyfle Building Skills. The regional shared apprenticeship scheme, based in Ammanford, Carmarthenshire, has been awarded with the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise: Innovation for 2017, the most prestigious business of its kind in the UK and recognised worldwide, after the Prime Minister recommended them for the award. The Shared Apprenticeship Scheme commenced in 2007 a partnership between CCTAL, CITB, Coleg Sir Gar and Carmarthenshire County Council and...

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Cyfle Building Skills Scoops the Queens Award for Enterprise - Innovation

Cyfle Building Skills Scoops the Queens Award for Enterprise - Innovation The Queen's Award is the most prestigious in the UK - is given to Companies or Individuals who are outstanding in their field and are split across four categories - innovation, international trade and sustainable development promoting opportunity. Cyfle Building Skills, has scooped the innovation award for its ground-breaking  Scheme in which Apprentices are taught using new and original methosd, the first of its kind in the UK. Anthony Rees, Area Manager for Cyfle Building Skills said:"I am proud of the whole organisation for winning such a prestigious award. For a Scheme which started out small and born locally this...

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