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Training and Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Are you an individual looking to enhance your skills and career prospects or an employer looking to develop your workforce? If so, Bangor University can help you identify a course or training programme that suits your needs.  We offer programmes and short courses in a range of subjects and delivery methods.  We can also develop bespoke courses, tailored to your particular requirements.

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Specialist Training Provision

We offer programmes and short courses in a range of subjects and delivery methods. We can also develop bespoke courses, tailored to your particular requirements.

ATP (Advanced Training Partnership) provides a unique opportunity for professionals working with and within the extensive beef, sheep and dairy supply chains to access the latest relevant research from Aberystwyth and Bangor University through a variety of training and workshops most suited to their needs.


The Centre for Evidence Based Early Intervention (CEBEI) works with the Children’s Early Intervention Trust, a University based charity that supports the work of CEBEI and delivers training through its wholly owned company Early Intervention Wales Training Ltd. The recipients of training are predominantly education, health and social care providers in both the statutory and voluntary sectors. The courses in classroom management, bullying prevention and the delivery of parenting programmes are delivered throughout the year and are advertised on our website.

Health & Wellbeing Public Lecture Series These lectures, organised by Bangor University and Grŵp Llandrillo Menai, provide an opportunity for a wide range of topics to be covered (e.g. stress management, nutrition in children and chronic disease management) to an audience of not only employees in the health sector but to the general public at large.
The ION leadership programme is designed to develop and enhance the leadership skills of owners, managers, leaders and key decision-makers of businesses located across the Convergence region of West Wales and the Valleys.

ICPS (The Institute for Competition and Procurement Studies) offers a range of innovative programmes that provide procurers and suppliers with a focused learning pathways to a University or Professional qualification.

KESS (Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships) supports collaborative research projects (Research Masters and PhD) with external business partners.


The Management Centre is a residential training, conference and events centre in the heart of Bangor University campus. The Centre offers a wide range of industry-recognised postgraduate and professional qualifications which will develop your skills and enhance your employability. Qualifications include Leadership & Management programmes, Coaching & Mentoring,Accounting (ACCA) and Purchasing & Supply (CIPS). The Management Centre is also home to the ground-breaking Chartered Banker MBA.

The North Wales Business Academy (NWBA) is an exciting new three year initiative part funded by the European Social Fund (ESF), through the Welsh Government. The aim of the programme is to encourage business growth and competitiveness by enabling employers in the North Wales region to identify and address the specific training needs of their organisation.

The School of Lifelong Learning at Bangor University plays an important role in providing part-time study options across north wales.  With courses running in centres and workplaces throughout the region, our aim is to widen access to higher education through stimulating, high quality and flexible learning.

Centre for Mindfulness Practice and Research's vision is to enhance wellbeing and alleviate the effects of ill health and stress through offering and promoting good practice in the delivery of evidence-based mindfulness practice to all who want it regardless of economic, social, religious or political boundaries.

Reaching Wider aims to increase Higher Education participation from previously under-represented groups and communities in Wales (in particular Communities First).

SBBS – Based at Bangor University’s Sustainability Lab - offers bespoke expert advice and guidance on driving your business's profitability and stability by developing your environmental and social practices. To find out more about how SBBS can help your business make real sustainable changes visit their website and complete their confidential business Healthcheck.

The 20Twenty Business Growth Programme in partnership with Cardiff Metropolitan University, is part-funded by the European Social Fund through the Welsh Government. 20Twenty Business Growth is different from other leadership programmes and builds upon 6 key areas which we believe are fundamental to business growth and leadership. The programme is available to businesses in Wrexham, Flintshire and Powys.

Welsh for Adults is a one-stop-shop for Welsh learners in the region and offer information, advice and resources to put them on the right track and help ensure the best possible learning experience.