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       business or
       a start-up,
       a well-trained
       workforce is
 Coleg   essential.

 Ceredigion   Food Safety                                       to more advanced, higher levels of

 An Enterprising                                                all its enterprise courses are taught
                                                                  The college is proud to claim that
                                                                through the medium of both Welsh
 Future                                                         and English.
                                                                  While most full-time courses at
                                                                the college run during term time
                                                                only, enterprise courses operate
                                                                throughout the year and details of
                                                                dates can be found at cereidigon.
                                                                  The college understands the
 common misconception  organisations.  Other members
 when thinking about   of staff may also benefit from           constraints of industry and offers
 college education is   accessing training to increase          onsite delivery for those not able
 that provision is based   career opportunities and improve     to attend training at college.
 A around vocational   employability and to help the            Depending on numbers, the college
 courses tailored for young people.   business increase efficiencies in   can and often do travel to various
 This type of vocational provision   processes.  Extra credentials not   locations throughout Ceredigion
 is a key area of work but Coleg   only expand skillsets and broaden   and neighbouring counties to deliver
 Ceredigion offers much more.  opportunities they also give a sense   training.
 For example, the college offers   of self-fulfilment.            Coleg Ceredigion is very
 a range of commercial services,   Coleg Ceredigion’s award winning   responsive to the needs of business
 which are courses or training   Commercial Services and Enterprise   and is on hand to offer advice
 specifically tailored to businesses   Department can help deliver   on an individual needs basis.
 and organisations.  accredited qualifications with a           Appointments can also be arranged
 Whether an established business   flexible approach to delivery.  at the workplace.
 or a start-up, maintaining a well-  A comprehensive range of
 trained workforce is essential.  For   accredited statutory courses   As the only locally based
 some businesses, ensuring that   including First Aid, Health & Safety   organisation to offer such
 certain members of staff have the   and Food Safety are available and   courses, Coleg Ceredigion
 right qualifications is crucial.  For   as an accredited British Institute of   caters for the needs of local
 example, members of staff working   Inn Keeping (BII) centre, the college   people. For more information
 in the food industry must have   can offer a variety of courses for the   contact business@
 completed training in food safety   licence trade.       or 01970
 and there is a need for qualified   A wide range of study levels are   639700.
 first aiders in all businesses and   available, from basic beginner level

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