Case Studies from Aberystwyth University

‘Mock Employment Tribunal workshop’ (November 2014)

Since 2011 the CADARN Skills Centre at Aberystwyth has hosted a series of Law CPD workshops, in association with the Department of Law and Criminology, targeting local solicitors in the Mid Wales area. More...

Aberystwyth University 'New postgraduate course in facilitation skills' (June 2015)

Aberystwyth University has launched a new postgraduate-level training course in Facilitation Skills in partnership with Menter a Busnes. More ...

Case Studies from Bangor University

#Ecoamgueddfa / #EcoMuseum Case Study: The museum without walls

The #Ecoamgueddfa is a pilot project to develop the first Ecomuseum in Wales. It operates by using digital media in a innovative and positive way to increase community evolvement, and attract a world wide audience to this unique and beautiful area. The training, funded by CADARN skills centre, was developed for the staff and volunteers of the heritage sites. More information ...

Elevate case study: Making Global Contacts with New Media

Tags: Training and Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Gwynedd based Superfix, established five years ago by Dr Carol Michael, formulates and manufactures a range of supplements to benefit horse health. Seeing scope for Superfix to expand online, Carol signed up for Elevate Cymru’s Social Media Marketing courses last October and has been reaping the benefits of the sessions ever since. Read more ...

Go Wales case study: View Creative offer graduates Work Placements and graduate training fund

Tags: Training and Continuing Professional Development (CPD); Funding for Placements and Projects; Recruitment and Development of Students and Graduates;

View Creative is a multidisciplinary design studio, established in 1999, working on a range of projects for print, screen and the environment for a range of small and large clients in both the public and private sectors. They have been working with Bangor University and GO Wales since 2009. Initially View Creative were involved with the graduate Work Placement scheme. In 2010 and 2011 they were also involved in the taster programme and the GO Wales graduate training fund. Find out more about their experience ...

Health and Wellbeing Lecture Series

Bangor University and Coleg Llandrillo Cymru identified a need for additional training on health and wellbeing topics and they jointly developed a series of lectures, which were commissioned by National Leadership and Innovation Agency for Healthcare (NLIAH) and Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW). Find out more ...

LEAD Wales

Tags: Training and Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

LEAD Wales delivers a 10-month Leadership Development programme designed with leaders and owner-managers of SMEs. They have now had 10 cohorts of business owners, managers and leaders go through the programme at Bangor University. Find out how participants Lawrence Washington owner of Purple Moose Brewery and Sean Taylor owner of Tree Top Adventures, Zip Wire and Bounce Below have benefited from the programme.

Case Studies from Glyndŵr University

UPM Papermill

Solution to apprenticeship training leads to new Foundation Degree. More ...

Case Studies from the Open University in Wales

Health Support Worker Development

The Open University worked with the NHS to develop an integrated engagement approach, working with employers, the workforce, the trades unions and professional bodies to make the required strategic shift. More ...

Open University in Wales, 'Our Story' Project - Early Years and Primary Sector (December 2014)

The purpose of this project was to work with pre-school and primary education providers across all sectors (private, public and voluntary) in north-east Wales to demonstrate how Online Educational Resources (OER) can be used as a route from informal to formal learning. More ...