Work Based Training Agency

Specialists in the delivery of Welsh Government funded training programmes in the work place.


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What We Do

We offer Foundation Apprenticeships, Apprenticeships and Higher Apprenticeships. 

How It Works

Our training is funded by the Welsh Government and is completely free – a checklist will be completed prior to commencing the training to ensure you are eligible for the funding.

Your Qualification

You will complete a full framework which consists of a suite of qualifications, usually consisting of your chosen qualification and the relevant Essential Skills as set by the relevant sector leading body.

The Work Based Training Agency

has been offering funded Apprenticeships in Health & Social Care, Playwork, Childcare, Hairdressing & Barbering for 20 years. It specialises in the delivery of training in the work place and offers qualification frameworks that are relevant to the world of work.

Six years ago to support employer demand we also launched our commercial arm, supporting tailored training packages at affordable costs across Wales. First Aid, Manual Handling, Food Hygiene, Health & Safety, Assessor Award – to name just a few.

We are accredited to City & Guilds and Agored Cymru. We have a team of highly-qualified, committed Trainers and Assessors available to support an effective individual learning journey to suit all. Continual Professional Development, packed with encouraging motivation and enthusiasm which in turn, maintains a fresh approach to the ever-changing needs of work-based learning subject areas.

Earn and learn at the same time, building competency within your current work role or a new job role maybe alongside your allocated assessor.

While adhering to the above aims the Work Based Training Agency promotes equal opportunities and is a firm believer in the development of each individual to his/her full ability and believes that the key to success is to make learning an enjoyable experience.

We understand the time factors involved in running a business and work with employers to deliver training and assessments to suit individual needs.

Get in touch


01639 680067

Where we are:

Water Street Business Centre, Water Street, Port Talbot. SA12 6LF

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