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Choose Your Future Apprenticeships Work

"Choose Your Future Apprenticeships Work"

Careers Wales are pleased to invite you to the Choose Your Future Apprenticeships Work Careers Fair, an interactive event which aims to inform young people and their parents/guardians about the variety of apprenticeship and higher apprenticeship opportunities available across a range of job sectors. 

Date: Friday 6 March 2020
Time: 10:00 – 18:00
Schools are invited to visit between 10:00 - 14.30.
Working Wales support for parents and unemployed aged 16-24 only between 14:30-18:00.
Venue: City Hall Cardiff, Cathays Park, Cardiff, CF10 3ND

The event is aimed at Year 10, 11 and 6th form school pupils, further education college students and parents/guardians from Cardiff, Bridgend, RCT, Merthyr, Caerphilly, Newport and The Vale of Glamorgan.

The event is also suitable for those who have left education, aged 16-24 and unemployed. 

Introductory sessions

On the day, introductory sessions on apprenticeships and what to expect from the event will take place at 9.45, 10:00, 10.15, 10.30 and 10:45.


You will get the chance to be visit one of the interactive workshops on the day:

11:15 - Hair and Beauty Workshop

11:15 - 'Network75' Work and Study Degrees

12:15 - Sgil Cymru Creative Apprenticeships

12:15 - Armed Forces Apprenticeships

13:15 - Construction Trades

13:15 - NTfW Apprenticeship Panel Discussion

Workshop for parents:

17:00 - NTfW Apprenticeship Panel Discussion

Who will be at the event?

65+ exhibitors from a variety of job sectors will be promoting apprenticeships at all levels.

Apprenticeship vacancies starting from summer 2020 can be applied for at the event.


Employers confirmed include:

  • Army/ Royal Air Force and Navy
  • Capgemini
  • Cardiff Council
  • Celsa Steel
  • Hilton Hotel
  • HMRC
  • ITV Cymru Wales
  • Lloyds Banking
  • Lovell Construction
  • Network Rail
  • Newport Wafer Fab
  • Poeton Aeronautical Engineering
  • Renishaw
  • Sgil Cymru Creative Apprenticeships
  • South Wales Fire & Rescue Service
  • Urdd
  • Viridor

For more information please email marketing.