WorldSkills Live Online until 30 Nov – Free Career Talks, Apprenticeship Discussions and Inspiring Role Models and Employers

WorldSkills UK LIVE online: Spotlight Talks on Careers, Apprenticeships and excellence in partnership with BAE Systems will bring together the UK’s leading employers and apprentices to inspire even more young people, from all walks of life, to take up technical career routes and apprenticeships. Taking place from 26 – 28 November.

Thursday 26 November  Engineering and Technology
Time Speaker/Organisation Description
1000- 1025 Royal Navy Royal Navy Engineering – chose an apprenticeship and earn while you learn

 

1030-1055 RAF An apprenticeship in the Royal Air Force is like no other and there are more roles behind-the-pilots than you may think…From the speedy role progression to the unrivalled skills and training you receive; all whilst travelling around the world and making friends for life, the Royal Air Force really is No Ordinary Job.

 

1100- 1125 BAE Systems At BAE Systems, we help our customers to stay a step ahead when protecting people and national security, critical infrastructure and vital information.

 

1130-1155 Foxdog Studios We are IT consultants who accidentally started making live comedy shows with technology.

 

1200-1225 Army Belong in a team that believes in you. Whatever role you choose. Find where you belong – apply online today. Do Something That Matters. Recruiting now. Travel the World. Make Lifelong Friends. Challenge Yourself. Learn from the Best. Develop Skills for Life.

 

1230-1255 Roma Agrawal Roma Agrawal is a structural engineer who builds big. From skyscrapers – including The Shard – to footbridges, and train stations to sculptures, she has made a lasting contribution to London’s landscape.

 

1300-1325 Leonardo Leonardo – a global high technology company & key player in Aerospace, Defence & Security.

 

1330-1355 North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College North Warwickshire & South Leicestershire College offers Further Education, Degrees, Apprenticeships, Short Courses and Business Training.

 

Friday 27 November   Health, Hospitality & Lifestyle and Digital, Business & Creative and construction 

 

Time Speaker/Organisation Description
1000-1025 Peter Bakare
1030-1055 ABP Beef One of Europe’s leading food processors, ABP Food Group provides quality beef to thousands of customers across the world.

 

1100-1125 BAE Systems At BAE Systems, we help our customers to stay a step ahead when protecting people and national security, critical infrastructure and vital information.

 

1130-1155 Medical Mavericks The UK’S No1 omg, jaw-dropping careers, stem & sports science enrichment experience for schools, colleges & events

 

1200-1225 Grant Hinds  YouTube marketer, professional geek and gaming guru Grant Hinds is the video games and tech contributor on South African TV shows Top Billing, Expresso, Tech Report and Hectic Nine 9. He is also the video games contributing editor for GQ magazine and a GoodHope FM radio personality.

 

1230-1255 Gabrielle Omar  From architecture to entrepreneurship
1300-1325 Careers & Enterprise Company  Inspiring You to be Excellent
1330-1355 Aidan Ridyard from Royal Institute of British Architects How you get to be an architect; what skills you need and what commitment will it take. What does that mean in reality – life as a young architect and how this will evolve as your career progresses. Why we do it – being passionate about design buildings and the environment. Celebrating what we can achieve through architecture

 

Saturday 28 November Employability and the world of work
Time Speaker/Organisation Description
1000 – 1025 Royal Navy Made in the Royal Navy, ready for anything – how far you go is up to you.

 

1030-1055 Nadiya Hussain  Winner of the Great British Bake Off 2015, Nadiya Hussain is now an award winning baker, author, broadcaster and presenter.

 

1100 – 1125 BAE Systems At BAE Systems, we help our customers to stay a step ahead when protecting people and national security, critical infrastructure and vital information.

 

1130-1155 Army Belong in a team that believes in you. Whatever role you choose. Find where you belong – apply online today. Do Something That Matters. Recruiting now. Travel the World. Make Lifelong Friends. Challenge Yourself. Learn from the Best. Develop Skills for Life.

 

1200-1225 RAF A career in the Royal Air Force is like no other and there are more roles behind-the-pilots than you may think… Meet our teams, hear their stories and find out which role inspires you. From the speedy role progression to the unrivalled skills and training you receive; all whilst travelling around the world and making friends for life, the Royal Air Force really is No Ordinary Job.

 

1230-1255 Dose Of Society Dose of Society is a socially powered video platform for fresh, unheard voices with a mission to share amazing stories from ‘real’ people with real stories’ ;talk about challenging subjects and take conversations out of the usual silos

 

1300-1325 Sam Rapp The Dyslexic Poet An award-winning writer, having won Crisis UK poetry slam 2017 and positive about dyslexia competition 2018, I am a published writer. I perform my poetry around the UK.

 

1330-1355 Youth Employment UK and BAME Apprenticeship Alliance – Laura Jane-Rawlings
Excellence beyond covid. Young people ask the questions that matter to them on the future of careers and employability. Join us as we bring together experts to answer the questions that matter on the future of skills.

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