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Training and Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Bangor University ‘s training programmes and short courses are delivered by academic experts and industry professionals across a variety of disciplines and formats, aimed at both individuals looking to enhance their own skills and career prospects and employers looking to develop their workforce. 

For more information browse through the website or contact us to talk to one of our Innovation Specialists:

01248 383000


The North Wales Business Academy (NWBA) provides focussed training to support owners, managers and staff with the skills, tools and knowledge required to future proof their business through mentoring and accredited courses.

Each course is part-funded up to 70% of the cost.

The 20Twenty Business Growth Programme develops and enhances the business growth and leadership skills of owners, managers, leaders, key decision-makers and Team Leaders of businesses in North East Wales.


The AFTP (AgriFood Training Partnership) provides opportunities for professionals working with and within the agrifood and agri-environment sectors to access the latest relevant research from Bangor and 5 partner Universities through a wide variety of Masters level courses and workshops tailored to their needs.


Canolfan Bedwyr offers a number of Welsh courses for those who wish to improve their written and spoken Welsh, aimed at businesses, agencies and organisations who are keen to develop their workforce’s confidence to use their Welsh language skills in the workplace.


The Centre for Evidence Based Early Intervention (CEBEI) conducts training and research on programmes and materials that aim to improve childhood experiences.


The Centre for Mindfulness Practice and Research offers and promotes good practice in the delivery of evidence-based mindfulness practice to all who want it regardless of economic, social, religious or political boundaries.

Degree Apprenticeships provide employers with a way to access and develop talent and skills, critical to their development whilst developing a long-term relationship with University.  Bangor University together with Grŵp Llandrillo Menai have a portfolio of fully funded qualifications covering Software Engineering, Cyber Security, Data Science and Mechanical and Electrical Engineering.



Short courses and continuing professional development (CPD) opportunities through the Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC).


Bangor University's fabLAB in the Pontio building gives businesses access to training and self-help prototyping.  Take an idea and make it real, prototype, develop products, start a business, make a crowd funding video, collaborate, inspire and learn – that’s fabLAB!


The ION Leadership Programme develops and enhances the leadership skills of owners, managers, leaders, key decision-makers and new leaders of businesses in North West Wales


Bangor University's Health & Wellbeing Public Lecture Series cover a wide range of topics from stress management, nutrition in children to chronic disease management.  The lectures are attended by an audience of not only employees in the health sector but also by the general public.


ICPS (The Institute for Competition and Procurement Studies) provides procurers and suppliers with a focused learning pathways to a University or Professional qualification.


The Management Centre is a residential training, conference and events centre that offers a range of flexible meeting and conference rooms available for hire. The Management Centre also offers 4* Visit Wales graded accommodation which is available to everyone.


Short courses and continuing professional development (CPD) opportunities through the School of Health Sciences.



The Management Centre is home to the Chartered Banker MBA. Grwp Llandrillo Menai (GLlM) at The Management Centre with Bangor University offers a wide range of industry-recognised and professional qualifications which will develop your skills and enhance your employability.


Bangor University's Welsh for Adults offers a structured and effective programme for adult learners of Welsh with a wide range of classes providing the learner with a clear progression route from one level to the next. Courses are available daytime and evening across Gwynedd, Conwy and Anglesey.