News and events
Surrey Careers Fair - Wednesday 8 November
Surrey County Council and the University of Surrey have teamed up to bring you the Surrey Careers Fair which will be taking place on Wednesday 8th November at Epsom Downs Racecourse. There will be colleges, training providers, employers and higher education representatives all present for you to chat to and it will be a fantastic opportunity for you to find out about the options available to you when you leave school or college. The fair will be open to the general public from 3.30-6.30pm. For more information and to register for the event please visit https://surreycareersfair.eventbrite.co.uk.
Skills London 2017 - 24 & 25 November, ExCeL London
Skills London is a job and careers event for those aged 15 - 24 and their families. It is taking place on 24-25 November at ExCeL London. The event attracts over 30,000 visitors and there will be 200 exhibitors in attendance. The event is free to attend and you can book by visiting http://www.skillslondon.co.uk/Visit/Booking.aspx
Brooklands College Open Events
Brooklands College is holding a number of open events over the next few months at both its Weybridge and Ashford campuses for 2018 entry. For more information and to register, please visit http://www.brooklands.ac.uk/advert/open-evenings
The Sixth Form College Farnborough - Open Days 18th & 19th October
The SIxth Form College Farnborough is holding two open days on 18th and 19th October from 3.30 - 9.00pm. It's a great chance to meet the staff and explore the campus. There's no need to book. For more information please visit https://farnborough.ac.uk/.
Apprenticeship Live Broadcasts
From September 2017, you will be able to access live apprenticeship broadcasts. The broadcasts will enble you to speak directly to apprenticeship employers and their apprentices live via the internet and hear about the latest opportunities, the skills they are looking for, the recruitment process and how you can best prepare for the world of work after school or college. For more information please visit http://amazingapprenticeships.com/live-broadcasts/
SCL Foundation Degrees
SCL are looking to create the next generation of professional sports coaches and are launching their Foundation Degree this September based in Surrey, in partnership with De Montfort University. This new, employer-led foundation degree closes the gap between what the education system has previously delivered with what employers in the sector now require. For more information visit http://wearescl.co.uk/fda.
Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM) Campus Tours
ACM in Guildford are holding weekly campus tours. They are a great opportunity to explore the facilities and ask any questions you may have. For more information, please visit https://www.acm.ac.uk/open-days/?utm_source=social&utm_campaign=open_day_social&utm_medium=twitter.
Guildford College Open Event - Tuesday 17th October
Guildford College's next open event will be taking place on Tuesday 17th October and is a great chance to meet the staff and students, tour the facilities and find out what it's like to study there. For more information and to register, please visit http://www.guildford.ac.uk/TheCollege/NewsEvents/OpenDayRegistration.aspx
Thrive: Creative Careers
In order to help young people understand the wide range of creative careers that are available, the University for the Creative Arts (UCA) has created Thrive, a knowledge hub where you can download information about different creative careers, pathway options, fairs and events. It will also act as a community where you can ask questions about anything related to creative careers.
Disability Rights UK - Into Apprenticeships - The Guide for Disabled People 2017
Disability Rights UK has produced a guide to apprenticeships for disabled people which includes answers to common questions such as how to find an apprenticeship, whether the training will be accessible and what support is available in the workplace.