The Apprenticeship Awards Cymru 2021


The Apprenticeship Awards Cymru are Wales’ most prestigious awards that celebrate the outstanding achievements of employers, individuals and work based learning practitioners who have excelled in contributing to the development of the Welsh Government’s Apprenticeship Programmes across Wales.

Funded by the Welsh Government with support from the European Social Fund, the Apprenticeship Awards Cymru is jointly organised by the Welsh Government and the National Training Federation for Wales (NTfW).


Traineeships - Learner

  • Traineeships Learner of the Year (Engagement)
  • Traineeships Learner of the Year (Level 1)

Apprenticeships - Learner

  • Foundation Apprentice of the Year
  • Apprentice of the Year
  • Higher Apprentice of the Year
  • Tomorrow’s Talent

Apprenticeships - Employer

  • Small Employer of the Year (1- 49 employees
  • Medium Employer of the Year (50 - 249 employees)
  • Large Employer of the Year (250 - 4999 employees)
  • Macro Employer of the Year (5000+ employees

Work-based Learning Practitioner

  • Work-based Learning Assessor of the Year
  • Work-based Learning Tutor of the Year

Application forms for the Apprenticeship Awards Cymru 2021 are available at:

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