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A guide to apprenticeships: information and insights

Wednesday 28 February 2024
6pm to 7.15pm

Are you a parent or guardian of a student(s) in Years 7 to 13 and live in Basingstoke and Deane? Are you curious about the exciting world of apprenticeships and how they can shape your child’s future? Look no further. Join us for an enlightening session where we explain apprenticeships, provide valuable insights and empower you to guide your child towards making informed career choices.

Speakers from: DFE ASK Apprenticeship Programme, Basingstoke ITEC, Castle Trust Bank and Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council

What to expect:

  • Understanding apprenticeships: We will delve into what apprenticeships really are, the diverse sectors they cover and how they blend learning with hands-on experience.
  • Career pathways: Discover the range of career opportunities that apprenticeships offer. From engineering to healthcare, digital marketing to culinary arts, there is something for everyone.
  • Benefits for your child: Learn about the advantages of apprenticeships, including earning while learning, gaining practical skills and kickstarting a successful career.
  • Navigating the process: We will guide you through the application process, eligibility criteria and how to find the right apprenticeship for your child.
  • Real stories: Hear inspiring stories from current apprentices, their employer and training provider. Get first hand accounts of the transformative impact of apprenticeships.
  • Q&A session: Send us your questions in advance or bring them with you. Our expert panel will address your queries.

Who should attend:

  • Parents and guardians of students in Years 7 to 13
  • Students in Years 7 to 13 with their parents/guardians

Reserve your spot:

Do not miss out on this valuable opportunity! Register now on Eventbrite to secure your spot. Please note that this event will be recorded.