The Celtic Manor Resort added another award for training and
skills to its growing list of honours when it was named Large Employer of the Year
Training Company, one
leading training providers.
Israel, Head of Learning and Development at the resort,
the trophy at the inaugural Cambrian Training Company Apprenticeship, Employment
and Skills Awards held at the Royal Welsh Showground, Builth Wells.
Tracy (pictured above receiving the award from Cambrian Training Company’s managing director Arwyn Watkins) thanked the training provider for the “phenomenal support” its staff provide to
apprentices at the Celtic Manor Resort.
“This award is extremely important to
us,” she said. “Apprenticeships are a great way for staff to get accredited for
the work they do and it’s a rubber stamp for the level they achieve within the
is also motivational for staff to see what is next on the progression
programmes are at the core of staff development at the Celtic Manor Resort,
which employs more than 1,000 people. The resort’s business mission is to grow
its own managers by investing in an in-house Celtic College and developing a
Talent Management Route.
are credited with creating a motivated, trained and ambitious workforce whose
skills match the resort’s needs.
Training Company, which has offices in Welshpool, Holyhead, Colwyn Bay and
Llanelli, has launched the awards to celebrate all that is great about training,
apprenticeships and skills in Wales. The company delivers apprenticeships to
1,200 learners and works with around 400 employers across
director Arwyn Watkins congratulated all the finalists, saying they were all
winners. “We work with some great employers and learners throughout Wales as we
deliver a range of apprenticeship, skills and employment training programmes on
behalf of the Welsh Government,” he added
awards celebrate the achievements of those who have exceeded expectations during
their engagement and commitment to training and skills programmes and shown a
unique approach to training and development and demonstrated initiative,
enterprise, innovation and creativity.”
For employment and apprenticeship opportunities, please visit the website or call 01633 410281.