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Work Based Learning

The college has an excellent Work Based Learning programme providing engagement and training opportunities for learners across the Merthyr Tydfil and Heads of the Valleys region.

The College Merthyr Tydfil work based learning department has been working closely with employers and learners across the heads of the valley region for the past 15 years.

We have excellent working relationships with many employers and welcome enquiries from business wishing to join us, either through offering placements or apprenticeship opportunities.    

Work Based Learning at the college is part of a strategic partnership led by Pembrokeshire College called B-wbl, formerly Skills Academy Wales (South West).  This is a group of public and private training providers led by Pembrokeshire College and the other members are:

Bridgend College (including The People Business Wales) ¦ Coleg Ceredigion ¦ Coleg Gwent ¦ Coleg Sir Gar ¦ Cymru Care Training ¦ PRP Training ¦ Track Training ¦ Tydfil Training Consortium

The B-WBL Consortium provide apprenticeships in many routes and also run:


           Click Here to download the WBL Guide



Further Information & How to Apply:

If you would like further information, please contact Work Based Learning.

The College Merthyr Tydfil


Merthyr Tydfil

CF48 1AR

Telephone 01685 726130

email: wblinfo@merthyr.ac.uk










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