Apprenticeship Job Fair 2020

Save the date and join us for the Apprenticeships Job Fair on Saturday 8 February

Following the amazing success of Plymouth’s construction and manufacturing apprenticeship job fair last year, held jointly by Building Plymouth and the Plymouth Manufacturers’ Group, we are pleased to announce our 2020 event on Saturday 8 February, 10am – 2pm in Plymouth Guildhall.

Open to all with free entry, the fair is a great opportunity to find out more about the career opportunities available in construction, the built environment, manufacturing and engineering with direct access to key local employers, large and small.

Speak to our exhibitors at the Apprenticeship Job Fair

With over 40 exhibitors setting up stall in the Guildhall, you’ll get the chance to meet and talk with employers, apprentices, careers advisors and training advisors, as well as watching and getting involved with demonstrations such as plastering and bricklaying. There are also five free talks, not to be missed, from experts in the industries half hourly starting at 10.30am.

Plymouth – a growing city of opportunities for apprentices

Looking to start your career and want to get a greater understanding of what’s out there? Thinking about making a career change and what to know more about your options?
There are over 100 different career options available in construction alone, add manufacturing, engineering and the built environment and there’s a role out there to suit your skills and aspirations.
And when you take up an apprenticeship, you can earn while you learn and build your experience – a win-win situation.

Start your apprenticeship search here

Read all about our apprenticeships in construction and the built environment – Building Plymouth Apprenticeship Bulletin 6 February 2020

Speak to our exhibitors

We’ve a room full of exhibitors offering apprenticeships, training, free careers advice and guidance, as well as several apprentices already working in industry who can tell you all about their roles, give you a real insight into what they do and why they chose to take on an apprenticeship.

This year’s exhibitors include:
Advanced Medical Solutions, AECOM, Alderman Tooling, Algram Olympus, Babcock, BAM Construct, The Barden Corporation, Barratt Homes, BD, Brunel, Centrax, Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologies, City College Plymouth/ Sherford, Cities of Learning Digital Badges, Construction Industry Training Board, Collins Aerospace, Cornwall College, CSW Group, Fiber Glass Systems, Gilpin Demolition Ltd, Greenlight Safety Consultancy, Kawasaki PM, Kier, Lorne Stewart Plc, MB Aerospace, Midas Construction, Ministry of Defence, MotorTronics, Oakmount Control Systems, Obedair, Pepper Communications, Plessey, Princess Yachts, Schneider Electric, Shared Apprenticeships South West, Skills Group, South Devon College, T Clarke, The Focus Training Group, University of Plymouth, UTC Plymouth, YGS Landscapes

View our leaflet and floor plan

Download our Apprentice Leaflet flyer 2020 for the day.

Join us – Saturday 8 February 2020, 10am – 2pm in Plymouth Guildhall

Watch our Apprenticeship Job Fair video