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Why did you come to Môn CF?

I came to Môn CF to gain knowledge and qualifications, with the end goal of finding a job.

Did you do any training?

Yes. When I came to Môn CF my background was in the Hospitality industry, but I was hoping for a career change. Môn CF helped me to get Lantra qualifications in using trimmers, pedestrian mowers and ride-on mowers. I also got certificates in Emergency First Aid at Work, Health and Safety in the Workplace, Manual Handling and Fire Safety.

Did you do any volunteering or work experience?

Yes, I volunteered with Môn CF’s Environmental Team on and off for nine months, helping to carry out a range of environmental and grounds maintenance jobs across Anglesey. The team at Môn CF Training are very knowledgeable and supportive, and they helped me to learn the skills I needed for my new career.

What are you doing now?

I was recently successful in gaining employment and I now work forty hours a week for RPG Anglesey, completing various groundworks and grounds maintenance contracts. I am really enjoying being outdoors and active, and putting my new qualifications and skills to good use.

What do you think is the best thing about Môn CF?

I think the best thing about Môn CF is the support from all the staff – they are very helpful and friendly. They helped me to access training that led to me achieving my career goal.