Welcome to Focus on Forestry First


Funding Applications Closed – Friday 29th May 2015      /     Activity Ceased  – Tuesday 30th June 2015


We would like to thank those who have worked with Focus On Forestry during the RDP 2007 – 2013 programme.

We’ve taken the first steps in working with Welsh Governments process, to access funding through the new RDP 2014 – 2020.

It could take 12 months for funding to be in place for, Skills Training & Knowledge Transfer Activities !

We will be in contact as soon as we can, to let you know what further steps can be taken. Your needs will be essential in the planning & delivery of the new project.


Focus on Forestry First is a project funded by WAG / EU and offers the Welsh Forestry, Trees and Timber sector the opportunity to develop their businesses. Focus on Forestry First can provide up to 75% funding towards training and help employees to update and develop their skills for work. The project also intends to provide a unique skills database allowing both businesses and employees access to their training & assessment records on-line.



What is Focus on Forestry First

What is Focus on Forestry First?

Find out more about Focus on Forestry First and
to see if you are eligible.

Free Workshops


Focus on Forestry First runs 100% funded workshops & seminars – for more information, please click the link.