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Blaenau Gwent and Caerphilly Social Care Workforce Development


CORONAVIRUS (COVID19) Dear Customers, all face to face training events have been cancelled for a number of weeks. Further cancellations may be necessary. We are continuing to support you in the best way we can. We want to keep you informed so if you are not subscribed to our e-bulletin please email us at We wish you well.

Learning Resources

Workforce Development library

We have a wide range of learning resources available which you can view by clicking the link below. The learning resources can be loaned out on a long term or short term loan. If you would like to borrow a resource, please e-mail us.

Workforce Development Library Resources

Social Care Induction Framework (SCIF)

Care Council for Wales - Induction resources to help new workers understand the values that underpin social care.

Other useful resources

Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) is a leading social care improvement agency. They produce online resources to improve the knowledge, skills and practice of care staff and commissioners.

All Wales Academy (AWA) is an online learning resource that helps people to develop a wide range of skills and knowledge.

Social Services Improvement Agency (SSIA) produces learning resources and information to help inform service delivery and contribute to the development of the workforce.

Public Health Network Cymru  supports professionals from all sectors who contribute to public health.

Care Council Wales Apps available for Android and Apple phones or tablets.

Are you a trainer interested in offering training?

 We sometimes need to commission specialist providers to deliver training. To comply with our procurement procedures, we are able to contract only with providers that are on our approved providers list.

If you would like to be added to the list, please complete the questionnaire, attach the documentation requested and return to Workforce Development.
2a Approved Provider List Questionnaire.doc

In the near future, our process of tendering and expressions of interest will be advertised via Sell2Wales. This site is free to access and use and we would advise you to register ready for the changes to our tendering process.