Seminars/Workshops

A series of free to attend seminars/workshops take place throughout the event, below are details of the sessions from the 2017 event.

Thursday 21 September

TimeWORKSHOP TITLEPRESENTED BYWORKSHOP DESCRIPTION
10.00-10.30RecruitmentHCUK Training/Harrogate College We will be giving an in-depth discussion on employability skills and how to sell yourself to an employer. Going over things such as what personality traits employers look for and how you can use these to benefit you in your career search.
12.00-12.30Apprenticeships in the ArmyArmyCome along to our seminar where we will be discussing all job roles in the Army. There are 70 different job roles with 200 jobs available. There are oppourtunities not only in technical trade, but in HR and finance aswell. This enables you to use learning credit to enhance career professional development.
13.00-13.30Apprenticeship careers in  health and social care - what’s newNHSCome to our seminar to discover what apprenticeships are being offered in healthcare. We will be discussing traditional apprenticeships as well as higher apprenticeships that are being developed and offered in this industry.
14.00-14.30A Career In Technology BJSSBJSS, the award-winning, delivery-focused IT consultancy is already an enthusiastic employer of apprentices, and we look forward to welcoming even more apprentices to our team.
Our apprentices contribute to a live project and become increasingly ‘hands-on’ as they develop their skills. They also benefit from access to our award-winning internal training channel, the BJSS Academy, and certification related to their chosen career route. This presentation is an introduction in to what we do at BJSS and what we have to offer the future stars of technology..
16.15-16.45How your child can do a degree for free? Degree Apprenticeships, Sponsored Degrees and Higher Apprentices explained.All About Group - All About School LeaversWe will be doing a talk on Degree Apprenticeships, Sponsored Degrees and Higher Apprenticeships, come along to find out more.

 

Friday 22 September

TimeWORKSHOP TITLEPRESENTED BYWORKSHOP DESCRIPTION
10.00-10.30CV Building & Interview TechniquesBradford CollegeHow to build your CV to catch employers attention and show you in the best light. We will also be covering how to prepare and approach interviews.
11.00-11.30Apprenticeships in Health and Social Care - What’s new?NHSCome to our seminar to discover what apprenticeships are being offered in healthcare. We will be discussing traditional apprenticeships as well as higher apprenticeships that are being developed and offered in this industry