Inspirational Careers Event

Cardiff City FC, Cardiff

Tuesday 18 February 2025 | 9.30am - 3pm

Welcome to the Wales & West Country event

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Where young people get inspired about their future, whether that's further education, training or employment.

About the event

The National Apprenticeship & Education Event – Wales & West Country in Cardiff, is the perfect event for school and college students from year 10+ as well as young adults to find out more about apprenticeships at all levels as well as the educational pathways available to them.

Taking place at Cardiff City Stadium (Cardiff City FC) in Cardiff this event welcomes visitors and exhibitors from the Wales & The West Country Region including all of Wales, Herefordshire, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Bristol and Somerset.

Be there. Be inspired!

Our events bring together thousands of Students aged 15+ from schools, sixth forms & colleges, parents, guardians & individuals together with Top UK Employers, Universities, Colleges & Training Providers. Our events provide those all-important face-to-face conversations in a fun and interactive setting.

Teachers and Careers Leaders of age 15+ Students 

  • Your students will meet businesses face to face; discover apprenticeships & how to  access apprenticeship programmes as well as other career routes into work.
  • Your students will get up to date careers advice and guidance on a wide range of future career paths.
  • Your students will get the opportunity to engage with universities, colleges, top UK employers & training providers.
  • Your students will be able to access information on future study options.
  • Your students can discover career opportunities and work experience placements.

Aged 15+

Are you leaving school, sixth form or college?
What are your options?
  • Which University?
  • Do you need apprenticeship advice? Learn more about intermediate to degree level!
  • What’s a T-Level?
  • How does an apprenticeship work with a training provider?
  • What can the regional colleges offer you?

Parents and Guardians of a child, or children, aged 15+

Are they leaving school, sixth form or college?
Do you need to find out more about what comes next?

There’s a lot to discover – all visitors attend our regional events for FREE and get the opportunity to engage with both national and regional businesses to find out more about all career options and pathways available to them. Talks by businesses, interactive engagement like competitions, virtual reality and have a go sessions to get involved with!

Exhibiting at our events

If you’re an employer or provider and would like to discuss showcasing your opportunities, then why not exhibit at one or more of our events?

Contact the Events Team or 0800 023 5407

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Thank you to our event partners for making our events inspirational.


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Book your Visit

It's free to attend and anyone looking for career inspiration and guidance is welcome

Employers and providers promote your career opportunities at our next Wales & West Country Event.

Book your stand today