…fully funded or subsidised by up to 80%
…develop your skills …develop your business
Applying for Farming Connect skills and training is largely an online process but you can access one-to-one help and support at any stage you might need it.
We would also encourage you to contact…
✔ your local Farming Connect development officer…or
✔ your selected training provider…or
✔ the Farming Connect Service Centre on 08456 000 813
You must apply for funded training during a skills application window
- Monday, 7 September until Friday, 30 October 2020
- Monday, 4 January until Friday, 26 February 2021
- Monday, 3 May until Friday, 25 June 2021
- Monday, 6 September until Friday 29 October 2021
NB All windows will open at 09:00 on the Monday and close at 17:00 on the Friday
As from 1 September 2020, all Farming Connect training can resume, including face-to-face training, providing instructors and trainees adhere to the Welsh Government's Covid 19 regulations in place at the time. Click here for up to date guidance on the Covid 19 regulations.
Please note that in order to minimise face-to-face contact, a variety of methods may be used to deliver your training.
After completing ‘Business planning and development’ and ‘Marketing your business’ training courses, Steve had the confidence to launch his new online and delivery-based business, Pembrokeshire Lamb, and he’s now selling boxes of his quality ‘gate to plate’ lamb, hogget and mutton directly to customers.