Learn Work Welsh with a tutor
The intensive Learn Work Welsh courses will improve your ability to use Welsh and help you to work bilingually. There are different course levels available:
Level 1: entry
Courses for beginners with an emphasis on speaking Welsh.
Level 2: foundation
An opportunity for learners to strengthen their speaking skills.
Level 3: intermediate
More writing, reading and listening skills and introduced at this level - but emphasis is still on speaking Welsh.
Level 4: advanced
Courses help learners to improve their writing skills but again, the main emphasis is on strengthening speaking skills.
Level 5: proficiency
Courses are available for experienced learners and fluent Welsh speakers who want to strengthen their spoken and written skills.
There is a time commitment to attend these courses, which equates to a minimum of 120 hours per year (4 hours per week), followed by an examination. You must seek approval from your manager to attend, and you must adhere to the required learning agreement. These courses are between north east Wales councils and there must be a minimum total of 8 members of staff between councils to make sure the courses are viable and running. Learn Welsh: find a courses (external website). Not sure which course is right for you? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss.
If you work in the care services, there may be other courses available.