West Midlands events and opportunities for young people

Discover a range of activities and opportunities for young people in your local area and across the West Midlands. Get involved!

Free Employability Skills Workshop : Employability UK, West Mids

Home Service Engineering Apprenticeship – Birmingham

Launch a business with a social impact – West Midlands Opportunity

Health Care Careers and Development- Employability programme : West Midlands Opportunity

Customer Support Programme : West Midlands Opportunity

Kick-start your future with Youth Friendly Employer FastFutures

April Courses starting at Construction College Midlands

Insights Day – Opportunities & Diversity at HSBC, West Midlands

Traineeships in Youth Friendly Wolverhampton

FastFutures 12 week mentoring programme – West Midlands

Re/Start Programme across West Midlands with Amazon Web Services

Kickstart : Virtual Live Event West Mids

Health Care Assistant programme : West Mids, Birmingham & Solihull

How to get that Kickstart Opportunity : West Mids

Data Academy : West Midlands Opportunities

Black Country World of Work Week – Construction : West Midlands

Healthcare skills and development : ongoing 12 week virtual programme with NHS

Sky News Virtual Open Day-27/08/21 open to all pupils aged 15 years old & over !!

JumpStart Online : Virtual activities for young people with disabilities in Birmingham

Black Country & Marches Virtual Open Day : West Midlands Opportunity

University College Birmingham Open Days : WMStrong

Digital Edge Programme : Youth Friendly West Midlands


Made Futures Virtual Careers Week : West Midlands

West Midlands Police Sector-based Work Academy Programme

Short-term paid work in adult social care : West Midlands

#CreateYourCareer! South Staff College West Midlands Opportunity

Get Into Nail Art : Birmingham

Street League : Functional Skills Programme Birmingham

 City & Guilds/Future Learn Step into Social Care digital course : Free for limited time

Young Women’s Trust: Building Back Better for Young Women

Part-time Foundation Degree in Engineering at University of Wolverhampton

BT Stand Out Skills 28 Day Challenge : West Midlands Opportunity

Smart Futures – get paid to have a great experience of work : West Midlands Opportunities

Discover virtual work placements and careers webinars with HBSC Early Careers – Youth Friendly West Midlands

Thrive Into Work – West Midlands job scheme launches after trial helps more than 600 into work

Thrive Into Work – Helping Young Jobseekers with Physical And Mental Health Barriers | Youth Friendly West Midlands

A taste of success – Work experience

Keep on Moving : West Midlands

Interview Outfit Appointments in the West Midlands

New Employment Solutions Service Launched for Coventry & Warwickshire Job Seekers | Youth Friendly West Midlands

Cycle and walk safely in Youth Friendly West Midlands with the Active Travel Fund Package

Discover tech careers with Technicians Make It Happen (TMiH) | Youth Friendly West Midlands

Celebrate the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham with a Business Apprenticeship! | Youth Friendly West Midlands

HealHub – Free Online Mental Health Support for under 25 year olds

Connecting Futures – The new careers hub from the Midland Metro Alliance | Youth Friendly West Midlands

B.E.S.T. project for boosting your skills in Birmingham – apply today in Youth Friendly West Midlands

Nacro Education Walsall: Gain skills and qualifications in the Youth Friendly West Midlands

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