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- Improve your skills
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- Developing your career
- Further learning
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- Wellbeing and Mental Health
- Career planning
- Job searching
- Learning new skills
- Finding an Apprenticeship and learning opportunities
- Unemployed or economically inactive
- In training
- Employed (and looking to upskill)
- At risk of or facing redundancy and furloughed
- In the youth and adult justice system
Darganfyddwch gyrsiau ac adnoddau dysgu eraill OpenLearn am ddim ar amrywiaeth o bynciau i gychwyn eich taith ddysgu.
- Cynllunio gyrfa
- Chwilio am swydd
- Dysgu sgiliau newydd
- Dod o hyd i brentisiaeth a chyfleoedd dysgu
- Yn ddi-waith neu'n anweithgar yn economaidd
- Yn cael hyfforddiant
- Yn gyflogedig (ac yn awyddus i uwchsgilio)
- Mewn perygl o golli eu swydd ac ar seibiant
- Yn rhan o'r system cyfiawnder ieuenctid ac oedolion
Os wyt ti'n ansicr a allwn dy helpu, cysyllta â Cymru'n Gweithio a dechreua newid dy stori.
In this free course, Internships and other work experiences, you’ll begin by learning more about what an internship is and how it might differ from other forms of work experience. You’ll find out what you can gain personally and professionally, and consider the practicalities of obtaining work experience, from how to choose what’s right for you, to making strong applications. You’ll explore the virtual internship and why more employers are starting to use them, and finish by looking at how to maximise your experience and make it work for you as your career progresses, considering your next steps and setting yourself SMART goals.Learn more ❯Internships and other work experiences
This free course, An introduction to computers and computer systems, challenges how we view computers through the examples of processors in kitchen scales and digital cameras, as well as examining the work of art that, at heart, is a computer. You will also explore how computers are connected together to achieve even more than when working alone.Learn more ❯An introduction to computers and computer systems
This free course will develop and improve your essential maths skills for work, study and everyday life. The course has four sessions, which cover the following topics: numbers, measurement, shapes and space, and handling data. There will be plenty of examples to help you progress, together with opportunities to practise your understanding. A Welsh-language version of this course is also hosted on OpenLearn Cymru. Everyday maths 1 was written by Bedford College Group in partnership with Middlesbrough College, West Herts College and The Open University, in collaboration with Coleg Cambria, Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales, Coleg Gwent and the NPTC Group of Colleges.Learn more ❯Everyday maths 1 (Wales)
Bydd y cwrs rhad ac am ddim hwn, Mathemateg Pob Dydd 2 (Cymru), yn adeiladu ar eich sgiliau mathemateg presennol ac yn eich helpu i deimlo'n fwy hyderus wrth fynd i'r afael â'r fathemateg rydych chi'n dod ar ei draws mewn sefyllfaoedd bob dydd.Learn more ❯Mathemateg Pob dydd 2
This free course, Croeso: Beginners' Welsh, is taken from Croeso, a beginners' language module that concentrates on Welsh as a tool for communication, but it also provides some insights into Welsh societies and cultures through printed and audio materials. It will be of interest to all those who want to improve their language skills in order to communicate more easily and effectively in Welsh. The course focuses on basic greetings and introductions, numbers and days of the week. By the end of the course you will have gained confidence in communicating in Welsh, and you will be able to understand language used by speakers from different areas of Wales. You will develop the four language skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing in Welsh.Learn more ❯Croeso: Beginners' Welsh
This free course, Effective communication in the workplace, explores the importance of communication as a skill in the workplace. It aims to increase your understanding of communication skills and to help you to consider how your communication could be perceived by others. You'll cover areas such as verbal and non-verbal communication, written communication and using your communication skills to overcome challenging situations.Learn more ❯Effective communication in the workplace
This free badged course, Working in diverse teams, will help you consider your experience of working in teams and the different roles you play in them. It will increase your confidence in marketing this key skill to employers as well improve your ability to perform well in teams you are currently part of.Learn more ❯Working in diverse teams
This free course, Leadership and followership, will help you to explore what makes a good leader, recognise common leadership challenges, and identify the skills you need to develop if you want to enhance your own leadership experience.Learn more ❯Leadership and followership
Do you want to change jobs, are you just starting in the job market or may be returning after a break? If so, then this free course, Succeed in the workplace, is for you. It will help you explore career opportunities. You will also gain the skills to write strong CVs and application forms, and to handle different types of interviews. By the end of the course you will have made a start on your own realistic and strong action plan to enable you to find a job that will fulfil your aspirations and suit your lifestyle.Learn more ❯Succeed in the workplace
This free course, Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online, will help you to understand online security and start to protect your digital life, whether at home or work. You will learn how to recognise the threats that could harm you online and the steps you can take to reduce the chances that they will happen to you.Learn more ❯Introduction to cyber security: stay safe online
This free course, Developing career resilience, will help you to understand the factors that influence career resilience and offer examples and tactics for you to develop your own resilience further.Learn more ❯Developing career resilience
A CV (curriculum vitae) is a brief account of your education, qualifications, skills and work-based experience, used mainly when applying for a job. Your CV is your first opportunity to tell an employer what you can do. A well written CV can make the difference between getting an interview and not being considered for the role.Read now ❯Career advice
This free course, Understanding your sector, will help you to understand the difference between sectors, industries and professions. It will also help you to gain the inside knowledge to impress in applications and at interviews and to put together an action plan that is tailored to you.Learn more ❯Understanding your sector
This free course, Using voluntary work to get ahead in the job market, explores how engaging in voluntary work can enhance your employment opportunitiesLearn more ❯Using voluntary work to get ahead in the job market
Mae'r course hon yn ystyried i sut y gall ymgymryd â gwaith gwirfoddol wella eich cyfleoedd cyflogaeth.Learn more ❯Defnyddio gwaith gwirfoddol i gamu ymlaen yn y farchnad swyddi
Do you want to get into volunteering? Have you got what it takes? Test yourself with this quiz...Take part now ❯What do you know about volunteering?
To succeed in management you need good interpersonal skills, you need to understand how to deal with other people. This free course, The importance of interpersonal skills, will help you gain an awareness of your own skills and understand that an awareness of the interpersonal skills of others can help us enormously in dealing with the work tasks we are responsible for.Learn more ❯The importance of interpersonal skills
Er mwyn llwyddo fel rheolwr, mae angen sgiliau rhyngbersonol da arnoch, mae angen i chi ddeall sut i ymdrin â phobl eraill. Bydd yr uned hon yn eich helpu i feithrin ymwybyddiaeth o'ch sgiliau ac i ddeall y gall ymwybyddiaeth o sgiliau rhyngbersonol pobl eraill fod o gymorth mawr i ni wrth ymdrin â'r tasgau gwaith rydym yn gyfrifol amdanynt.Learn more ❯Pwysigrwydd sgiliau rhyngbersonol
Did you know that The Open University offers a range of free badged courses on OpenLearn all geared towards helping you with employability and your career?Read now ❯Gain a badge and further your career
What is university study like? Is it for me? If you are asking yourself these questions, this free course is for you. Taking your first steps into higher education provides insights into how subjects are studied at university. This introduction to carefully selected materials helps you decide what you might want to study. You will be looking at three main areas: arts and humanities; the social sciences; and maths, technology and science.Learn more ❯Taking your first steps into higher education
Are you facing or under threat of redundancy? If so, you’ll no doubt agree that being in this position can be really challenging, however, it can also provide you with the opportunity to reflect and reset your priorities.Read now ❯Redundancy - what are your next steps?
The Open University has joined forces with MoneySavingExpert (MSE) to produce this new free course to give you the skills and knowledge to master your finances. Packed with videos, audios, quizzes and activities the course covers all the key aspects of personal finance in six sessions of study that each take around two hours to complete.Learn more ❯MSE’s Academy of Money
This free course, Managing my money for young adults, will help you start to think about managing your finances. You will learn how to budget effectively, and will be encouraged to start thinking about your financial future.Learn more ❯Managing my money for young adults
Adnoddau Cymru'n Gweithio | Working Wales resources
Yn wynebu diswyddo? Chwilio am waith? Newid gyrfa? Gall Cymru’n Gweithio eich helpu.
Facing redundancy? Looking for work? Changing career? Working Wales can help.
Mwy o'r Brifysgol Agored yng Nghymru | More from The Open University in Wales
Nawr, gallwch astudio gyda ni i ddod yn athro yng Nghymru.Read more❯Ffordd newydd o ddod yn athro neu athrawes