Seminars/Workshops

Below are a list of our free to attend workshops for the 2018 event

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10.00-10.30Cards Against Apprenticeships
Bridgwater and Taunton CollegeCards Against Apprenticeships is a myth-busting game for those considering an Apprenticeship.
We aim to inform, unmask and expose everything Apprenticeship-related through this interactive session. Join us to find out how far Apprenticeships can take you with your chosen career path.
11.00-11.30Apprenticeships with a difference
ARMYFind out how the biggest employer of apprentices in the UK does it differently.
12.00-12.30Building Better Energy Together: Apprenticeships at Hinkley Point CHinkley Point C ProjectAt Hinkley Point C (HPC), our aspiration is to create 1000 apprenticeships throughout the course of the project. The wide range of skills required to build HPC means that there really is opportunity for everyone.
13.00-13.30Applying for an Apprenticeship – Tips and Tricks from Mercedes-BenzMercedes - BenzStaff from Mercedes-Benz will share with you their top tips to write an application. With an award-winning Apprentice Programme, the team at Mercedes-Benz deal with thousands of applications each year and want to share with how you can make your application stand out!
14.00-14.30Local Authority Apprenticeship Opportunities Devon County Council Talking about apprenticeships in Devon County Council, and giving an overview of the opportunities available as well as having a Q&A session.
16.15-16.45Introduction to Apprenticeships at EYEYAre you interested in alternatives to University? Join us to find out more about apprenticeship opportunities at EY, what to expect and the application process.
17.00-17.45Apprenticeships in health and care
NHSThere are many different apprenticeships available in health and social care. If you are interested in a career in health, the NHS or social care come along to our session and hear from those undertaking apprenticeships in social care and those people who are leading apprenticeship programmes in NHS Trusts!

 

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10.00-10.30Whats it like to be an apprentice?University Of Exeter Maddy will discuss her apprenticeship journey, the role she does at the university, and give you some top tips for your application and interview. Read Maddy's case study at http://blogs.exeter.ac.uk/apprenticeships/2017/11/01/meet-maddy-geen
11.00-11.30Local Authority Apprenticeship Opportunities Devon County Council Talking about apprenticeships in Devon County Council, and giving an overview of the opportunities available as well as having a Q&A session.