CHANGE YOUR STORY

Adult Learners’ Week (17 – 23 June 2019) is a great opportunity to find out more about building your skills. Getting to an event is a chance to connect you to courses and people in your area, discover what’s on offer and make that first step back into learning.

Use our events calendar to search for FREE events across Wales throughout the month of June.

BE INSPIRED BY…

Adult learning can broaden horizons, build your networks and open doors, it’s your chance to make a fresh start. Whether you are looking for a new direction, to brush up on your skills, improve your job opportunities, seek some advice and guidance on a qualification, or you may simply want to learn something new. Adult Learners’ Week is, free and for everyone.

Below are just some of the inspirational stories of people who have taken the first step to turn their lives around to build a better future.  Adult learning has been key to each of their success stories and for many a life-line.

John

John began his learning journey with the Open University…

Read John's Story

Jimama

Jimama (JJ) was born in Sierra Leone, West Africa,…

Read Jimama's Story

Bernard

Bernard has immersed himself into all things digital –…

Read Bernard's Story

Scott

Ten years ago, Scott Jenkinson was struggling with substance…

Read Scott's Story

Catrin

Catrin’s life changed forever in 2013 when she suffered…

Read Catrin's Story

Marilyn

Lynnie Llewellyn attends two weekly classes to learn Welsh…

Read Marilyn's Story

Click the button below for more life changing stories from people across Wales.

WORKING WALES

Learn new skills and start your next chapter

Whatever your situation, if you’re passionate about learning a new skill, we’ll help you explore your options with free, impartial advice on the training programmes that can help you change your story.
Working Wales #changeyourstory

Working Wales is a new service which allows anyone over the age of 16 across Wales to access expert advice and guidance to help you overcome obstacles that you may be facing to get you into work.

So, whether you need help searching for jobs, writing a CV, preparing for an interview, finding work placement, learning new skills, understanding redundancy rights, childcare support, building self-confidence, or even where to turn next this is the right place to get the help you need.