Training Courses

…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.

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Business Training Courses
Business Training Courses

Good business skills are key helping you to cut costs and improve productivity – click here to see the range of courses available to help you achieve your aim

Livestock Training Courses
Livestock Training Courses

If you are looking to improve animal health and the quality of your livestock– click here to find out what courses can help you improve your skills

Land Training Courses
Land Training Courses

Good land management is key to the success of your business - click here to find out which courses can help you achieve your goal

Skills and training filtering tool
Skills and training filtering tool

Develop your skills, develop your confidence- you’ll soon find new ways to develop your business

How to apply for a funded training course

With 80 short courses to choose from, could our short training courses help you meet your business objectives?


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. 

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