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Apprenticeships Open Day - For Employers

Apprenticeships Open Day
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To celebrate National Apprenticeship Week 2023, we are pleased to invite employers to our first ever Apprenticeships Open Day.

This event will bring together prospective employers, apprentices, industry experts and members of the NTU apprenticeships team.

  • From: Thursday 9 February 2023, 1 pm
  • To: Thursday 9 February 2023, 5 pm
  • Location: Newton Building, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 4BU
  • Booking deadline: Thursday 9 February 2023, 7.00 am
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Event details

Held in conjunction with Nottingham College, this event aims to provide practical advice and guidance on how to access the many tangible benefits apprenticeships can bring to businesses, and help you find innovative solutions to your business needs.

Open to businesses from across all sectors and industries, this event will provide practical advice on how to access the many tangible benefits apprenticeships can provide, whilst helping you find innovative solutions to your business needs.

The day will feature short presentations on NTU’s apprenticeship offer and key elements of the recruitment and training process. There is also the opportunity to engage in one-to-one conversations with our team, current partners and industry experts.

Additionally, there will be networking opportunities with other businesses and colleagues from NTU and Nottingham College.

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The Apprenticeships Open Day will run from 1 - 5 pm. The first half of the event will give prospective apprentices a chance to meet employers- with the focus then moving to potential apprentice employers between 3 -5 pm.

During this time, attendees can liaise informally with current apprenticeship employers and academics on their stands.

Between 3 - 4 pm, members of the NTU Apprenticeships team will deliver a series of short presentations from a central stage area, highlighting key information on recruitment, training and funding.

From 4 pm, attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions of current apprenticeship employers and apprentices, industry experts and members of our apprenticeships team during a live panel discussion.

The event will conclude with the reveal of nominations for the NTU Apprenticeship Awards 2023, before refreshments and networking.

A full schedule can be seen below:
1.00 - 3.00 pmStudent focused information - a chance for potential apprentices to meet
employers and the NTU Apprenticeships team.
3.00 - 3.15 pm Introduction and welcome to NTU Apprenticeships
3.20 - 3.30 pmSupporting your recruitment
3.35 - 3.45 pmEmployer training and funding
3.50 - 4.00 pmInformation on 6 hours off the job training
4.00 - 4.30 pmPanel discussion
Jordan Piano, L6 CMDA Apprentice
Bethany Pass, Digital Solutions Apprentice, Ideagen
Maxine Blake, Head of Employer Egagement, Nottingham College
Michelle Hallsworth, HR Coordinator, Bowmer and Kirkland
4.30 - 5.00 pmShortlist reveal for the NTU Apprenticeship Awards 2023
5.00 - 6.00 pmNetworking and refreshments
6.00 pm Close

Booking information

Please click the button above/below to confirm your space.

For further information, please contact the NTU Apprenticeships team.

Are you a student looking to learn more about apprenticeships? Please visit the student focused area of the event.

Location details


Newton Building


Nottingham Trent University
City Campus, Goldsmith Street

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