Welcome to POA Learning Cymru

The POA Learning WULF project is focused on prison officers and all staff who work in the prison and probation service in Wales, with the objective of providing learning and skills development opportunities, individual learner support and the provision of information, advice and guidance that ensure that lifelong learning and skills development over a whole career is a possibility for all.

If you are interested in any of our courses, please contact Nigel Williamson via email;

[email protected]

Or by phone; 07951750889

Latest News

November’s Newsletter

This is a news update regarding some of the learning initiatives that the project support together with details of some of the learning opportunities that

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British Sign Language

March 2024 BSL short 3-hour taster sessions The interest in British Sign Language (BSL) has blossomed, with the success of Rose Ayling- Ellis winning Strictly

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Introduction to youth work

An interesting and exciting development has seen the project collaborating with Adult Learning Wales and the management team at HMP Berwyn to deliver a series

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The project has also agreed to fund the provision of three mentoring days over the coming months. The workshops will be delivered by Cardiff and

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Success Profile:

Thursday 23rd January 2024  0930 – 1130 Success Profiles – Preparing for an Interview In this session, participants will go through the different elements that

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POA Learning

Who Are We?

POA Learning are the learning arm of the Professional Trades Union for Prison, Correctional and Secure Psychiatric Workers (POA).

What do we offer?

We offer a range of learning opportunities including distance learning courses and CPD Certifies short courses.

How can I enrol?

It is easy! You can contact us through email, or phone.

[email protected]


How much does it cost?

Most of our courses are provided without charge, unless you don’t complete them or don’t keep in touch with your tutor. Some specific courses may attract a fee.

When can I begin?

When you are ready. The courses work around you!