Swindon Borough Council, Study Higher, Swindon & Wiltshire Careers Hub and British Computer Society have joined forces to put on an apprenticeship event to promote opportunities to young people in Swindon and the surrounding areas.

ApprentiFest – Wednesday 7 June 2023

STEAM Museum, Fire Fly Avenue, Swindon SN2 2TA



Open to year 10 and 12 students who are interested in studying an apprenticeship. Students will be able to attend a morning or afternoon session, which must be booked via the school.


  • welcome talk and introduction to apprenticeships
  • applications & CV tips/hints workshop
  • employer ‘blind date’ workshop
  • visit apprenticeship fair (with apprenticeship providers).

Things you should know:

  • open to students and residents in Swindon and the surrounding areas only
  • free to attend
  • funding support towards transport is available
  • year 10 and 12 students will be at the event at the same time
  • places are booked via school.

For more information please email:

Evening (4pm – 6.30pm)

Open to parents/carers and students from any year group from Swindon and the surrounding areas. There will be the opportunity to meet a number of apprenticeship employers with current vacancies. There will also be different talks from apprenticeship professionals, including:

  • introduction to apprenticeships and how to find them 
  • apprenticeships in the NHS.

To book you free place at this event, please order a ticket for each person who wishes to attend here

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