Coleg Gwent QWEST Funding

Unemployed? Facing Redundancy? Need training?

You may be entitled to FREE training with us that will not affect your benefits! 

  • Aged 16-65 ?
  • Living in Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly or Torfaen ?
  • Not working or working less than 16 hours a week ?
  • Not in full-time education ?
  • Not on the Work Programme ? 

Yes? Join the QWEST project today and do some of these courses for free! 

What is QWEST?

QWEST is a project funded by the European Union, and led by the University of Wales, Newport (UWN). As a training partner of UWN, Coleg Gwent can help residents of Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly or Torfaen get back into work by offering free business development related learning and training – contact us for details 

How does the project work?

The project aims to help local people by providing the right support and access to free learning and training to open doors to a brighter future, by improving skills and job prospects for sustainable employment.

Get started today, call us on 01495 333576 or email via   

Involvement with QWEST will not affect any state benefits.