Welsh Government

Face-to-face training

Could our short accredited training courses help you meet your business objectives? Can we help you identify the training which would most benefit you, eligible family members and your workers?


Develop the skillset within your business by:

Through our Skills and Mentoring programme, eligible individuals registered with Farming Connect can access up to 80% funding for completing short accredited training courses in key areas.

Registered individuals will only be able to apply for the funding during open application windows.
Please see below future window dates:

  • 6 March - 31 March 2017
    Further 2017 windows will be announced shortly.

To identify your training needs you will need to complete your online Personal Development Plan (PDP) and submit an application for funding on the Business Online Support System (BOSS). 

Development Officers

Our team of local Development Officers and approved training providers will be able to assist you on how to complete your PDP online at our Personal Development Plan Surgeries. If possible, please bring your laptop with you to the surgery in order to complete your PDP. 

Dates and location can be found in these documents:

North Wales
Mid Wales
South West Wales
South East Wales

To find out more information on the funding available speak to your local Development Officer.

Training User Guides

If you have previously applied for training funding and have any queries please contact the Service Centre on 08456 000813.