The Skills Show Experience
@The International Festival for Business 2014

What’s On

The Skills Show @ The International Festival of Business 2014 will feature exhibition stands from many of the key employers, colleges and training providers in our region’s economic growth sectors. School pupils and other young people will have the chance to visit the stands to find out about the careers available in these sectors.

The event will be held at Aintree Racecourse and will include:
Career Zones: Focussing on Liverpool City Region’s growth sectors where future jobs will be available

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Have A Go: Opportunities for young people to try their hand at different practical activities linked to specific job roles

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Presentations & demonstrations: Employers, apprentices and training organisations talk about skills needed for different jobs, and their experiences in industry

Careers advice: Interactive and personalised advice and support for young people provided by professional careers advisors at the National Careers Service Hub

Complementing the National Careers Service as the lead careers advisor at the Show, the following organisations will have general careers information, advice and guidance offers:

  • Liverpool City Region Apprenticeship Hub
  • Mersey Interactive
  • Merseyside Youth Association – Talent Match
  • Unionlearn


Evening session

An early evening session at the event is running from 4.30 to 6.30pm for 14 to 25 year olds and their parents or guardians. Attendance at this session is by pre-booking only. Click here to book online