Personal Learning Accounts are currently only available to individuals currently employed by Tata Steel UK (sites in Wales) OR its wider Welsh supply chain (including at risk of redundancy), aged 19+ and living in Wales.. If you are not employed by Tata or part of their Welsh supply chain, please check back from August 2024.

Personal Learning Accounts are free courses that give you new skills and qualifications – ones that local employers are looking for – to help you take advantage of skills shortages and get your career really moving.

You can apply for courses such as HGV Class 1 & 2, Dangerous Goods (ADR), Lorry Loader (HIAB), Fork Lift Trucks and more.

You MUST meet the following criteria:

  • Aged 19 or older
  • Currently employed by Tata Steel UK (Sites in Wales) OR its wider Welsh supply chain
  • Living in Wales

How to Apply

Apply via the Coleg Gwent website here:

When asked for your preferred campus, enter ‘Heads of the Valleys Training.’

PLA Funding