Employers

We provide a number of ways to help you grow your business, including helping you find an apprentice, bespoke training and the use of our excellent facilities. Find out more below .

Courses

We can help you increase the skills and effectiveness of your staff through training in a range of subjects.

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Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are an excellent way for your business to develop employees with the skills and experience you need.

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Traineeships

As an employer you could help a 16-18 year old gain a real insight into your business and provide them with the experience they need for their CV.

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Facilities

We can offer very competitive rates on the hire of meeting rooms, conference suites or our audio/videoconferencing centre.

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Funding

The Skills for Employers and Employees (SEE) project provides businesses across North Wales with financial support to raise employee skills.

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Business Events

Local employers are also invited to attend business evenings at Coleg Cambria, which take place throughout the year and offer presentations on current issues affecting employers.

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Health & Safety Training

We are dedicated to providing quality training and work closely with employers to provide flexible training packages, using specialist trainers who have substantial experience of Health and Safety.

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What other businesses think…

Mark Stewart, General Manager at Airbus on hearing of Coleg Cambria’s ‘Excellent Estyn report:

“Airbus is pleased to work in partnership with Coleg Cambria and is delighted that our faith in their capability to deliver first class results is borne out by their Estyn Inspection Report”

Mario Kreft MBE, the proprietor of the award-winning Pendine Park organisation added:

“The glowing report from Estyn is richly deserved and their sector-leading approach is a benchmark for other Further Education colleges to aspire to. We are delighted to have had the opportunity to work in an on-going partnership with Coleg Cambria for a number of years as they are making a significant contribution in ensuring a whole variety of sectors, including social care, have a suitably skilled workforce.”

Carl Sargeant, Assembly Member for Alyn and Deeside, fully supports the work of the college with local employers and warmly congratulated the college. He said:

“Coleg Cambria does an excellent job of working with Welsh Government and businesses in Deeside Enterprise Zone to ensure students have the cutting edge skills they need to get high quality jobs and companies have skilled employees on their doorsteps”

Why Invest in Training?

Well-trained and effective employees are more important than ever for business success. Having a team with the right skills can help you meet business challenges such as competition, growth and innovation.

Our dedicated, professional staff have substantial industrial experience, are qualified in their specialist fields and are also qualified trainers. They are dedicated to providing quality training and are committed to working flexibly and responsively to meet the needs of customers, whilst achieving excellent results.

Coleg Cambria offers a portfolio of subjects, courses and bespoke training packages to meet your business needs. We can help you increase the skills and effectiveness of your staff through training in a range of subjects.

Most training programmes can be delivered in the workplace at times which suit you and your employees. Coleg Cambria also prides itself on using the latest learning technology to ensure that your employees benefit from the most effective approaches to teaching and learning which has been seen with their successful use of e-portfolios.

call us now for guidance in how to take on an apprentice and how can benefit your business.

At Coleg Cambria we understand making staff available for training can be difficult so we can offer training at times that suit your needs including evenings and weekends.

A member of our expert team can meet with you to discuss your individual staff training needs – we can offer you a one stop training service, preparing bespoke training packages for your business, and staying with you through your training journey to continue to assist with any training needs. We offer a variety of courses (this be a link to courses page) at Colege cambria over many sites in North East Wales as well as bringing our training to you.

We work with employers of all sizes to provide customised and flexible training to support your business. The college offers courses and programmes at many levels from post-graduate qualifications to courses to improve levels of literacy and numeracy. We run courses which give professional qualifications and certification as well as those in leadership, management and business improvement.

Our dedicated, professional staff have substantial industrial experience, are proficient in their specialist fields and are also qualified trainers. We can help you source available funding for certain types of training and development and support you to access monies for apprenticeships and apprentice recruitment.

Facilities

Our modern, professional conferencing venue and equipment are available to hire.

Conference and event venues

We have a range of modern lecture theatres and classrooms available for hire at Northop, Wrexham and Deeside campuses for conferences, training events and small meetings. Our facilities range from small classrooms for 20 people to lecture theatres for up to 400.
Our in-house catering team offer a wonderful range of foods to suit your requirements. From working lunches to hot buffets, tea and cake to drinks receptions, we have menus for every occasion. We’re happy to meet with your requirements and tailor the menu to suit your needs.
Our classrooms and lecture theatres benefit from built-in, state of the art Audio Visual equipment, and we have an in-house technical team to provide support should you need it.
By working as a partnership we can offer bespoke training packages incorporated with your meetings if required.
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*Our spaces are hired out both in and out of term time, subject to availability.
*Venue hire is not available on bank holidays and over the Christmas period.

Conference Centre

For conferences, exhibitions, large meetings and other events, the Coleg Cambria – Deeside Conference Centre offers total flexibility to meet your needs.

Video-conferencing

You can hold a conference or meet your customers and associates by accessing state-of-the-art technology in our video-conferencing suites, at rates you can afford.

Sports facilities

If you need access to sports facilities to support your team building activities, come and take a look at our multi-sports centre, the North Wales Indoor Athletics Centre and the Coleg Cambria – Deeside Stadium with its football pitch and running track.

Corporate gym membership

These are available for Lifestyle Fitness based at Coleg Cambria – Deeside. Please call 01244 836060 for details.

Toybox nursery

Childcare places for under fives are offered to the local community as well as to staff and students. Please call 01244 834519 for details.

Bespoke Training

A broad range of professional development routes have been established to support career development and progression.

Our delivery staff have a comprehensive range of expertise and experience within the commercial and public sector which adds real value to our programmes. We deliver innovative and interactive training sessions which are designed to fully engage and motivate delegates and to develop them to their full potential.
We have a wide suite of accredited, professional courses, which include:

Leadership & Management (ILM)
Coaching & Mentoring (ILM)
Marketing (CIM)
Purchase & Supply (CIPS)
Health & safety (NEBOSH, IOSH)

We offer accredited qualifications at different levels, so there’s a programme to suit everyone.
We also offer short, non-accredited sessions which gives learners an appetite for learning and provides delegates with useful ‘tools’, they can use immediately, to help them get the job done. Link here to bitesize courses available.

We also offer short courses which we can tailor to your needs such as
First Aid Courses,
Safeguarding

We run our programmes throughout the year, and are adding to our available courses frequently. For details of our programmes, start dates, and prices, etc., please contact …