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Heol Hopcyn John
South Wales
CF35 6AP

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In April 2003 HMP & YOI Parc achieved "Investors in People". Awarded for demonstrable commitment to staff training and development, it ensures that all employees are regularly reviewed on their training and development needs, and relevant plans put into place.

This prison was proud to be awarded the British Safety Council 5 Star Accreditation in January 2010 and has achieved “Investors in Excellence”.
  Investors in People
  British Safety Council
  Investors in Excellence
At HMP & YOI Parc we are keen to enter our programmes and initiatives into local, regional and national awards programmes.  This has resulted in a raft of awards as listed below

All Wales Promoting Independence Awards 2011
Private Sector Partnership trophy - Lloyds TSB partnership with HMP & YOI Parc , Gofal and Catreffi Cymru

Careers Wales Mark continuous quality improvement
2011 HMP & YOI Parc have been awarded the Careers Wales Mark for continuous quality improvement
Swansea and South Wales Occupation Safety Group
2010 HMP & YOI Parc Health & Safety Best Practice Award

Welsh Assembly Government
2010  Robert Bevan Senior Safeguards Manager - Recognising Achievement Awards

Royal Humane Society
2010 Mark Brayshaw PCO4, Jon Ions PCO 6, James Payne Fire Officer

Allan Poole Behavioral Safety and Leadership Awards
2010 HMP & YOI Parc Health & Safety - Behavioural Safety Best Practice Awards 2010

Wales Volunteer of the Year Award
2011 Parc Supporting Families Volunteers
2010 Parc Supporting Families Volunteers

Prisoner Action Net Awards - Lemos & Crane
2011 HMP & YOI Parc Art of Living Intervention
2009  Parc Supporting Families - Family Ties Award

POPS Crystal Heart Award
2008  Parc Supporting Families - Family Ties Award

HMPS - ELTON TROPHY                                              
2008  HMP & YOI Parc Lyndon Hibbs   Industries Instructor

2007  Corin  Morgan Armstrong Deputy Head of Offender Management - Certificate Award                               
RHS - Royal Horticultural Society
2008  HMP & YOI Horticulture Team Cardiff RHS - Silver
2008  HMP & YOI Horticulture Team Birmingham RHS - Bronze

Arts in Business Cymru

2007       HMP & YOI Parc / Spectacle Theatre - Arts, Business & Young People
2008       HMP & YOI Parc - Business of the Year
2008       Phil Forder / Anita Flowers - Arts, Business & the Community
2009       HMP & YOI Parc / Hay Festival of Literature & the Arts - Arts, Business & the Community

ISO 14001 2003 January 22nd 2003 saw HMP & YOI Parc achieved ISO 14001 certification.

4th January 2012 saw HMP & YOI Parc re-accredited to ISO 14001 (2004) until 2015.

As a Welsh prison we are also currently in the process of achieving the "Green Dragon" environmental standard which is an environmental standard unique to businesses in Wales. Click here to view the 2010 report.

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