Technical and Apprenticeship Pathways into Green Careers in STEM - Free Virtual Sessions
Inspiring The Future are hosting a series of virtual careers sessions – in celebration of Green Careers Week (6 – 11 November), where students will embark on a journey to explore diverse careers related to green and sustainability with EDF Energy, Institute of Motor Industry (IMI), STEM Learning and Air Products.
Students will gain insight into the variety of green jobs that exist, learn about technical and apprenticeship pathways into them and get a better sense of the importance of these jobs. The session will also include Q&A opportunities and interactive quizzes for students to collect interesting facts along the way.
Feel free to sign up for more than one or all of the sessions below:
Renewable Energy Apprenticeships: Green Careers with EDF Energy
Tuesday 7th November, 11:00am – 12:00pm
EDF Energy is a leading energy provider that powers homes and business across the UK. With a strong commitment to innovation and sustainability, EDF has innovated cutting-edge technology aimed at reducing carbon emissions and promoting renewable energy sources, and is empowering a new generation of green professionals through their apprenticeship schemes.
For this session students will have the opportunity to hear from apprentices at EDF Energy who’ll discuss their programs, the essential skills they’re developing and share advice on securing opportunities, as well as receive an overview on the future of green jobs and why it is an exciting field to consider.
Green Transformation and Careers in the Automotive Sector
Wednesday 8th November, 9:30 – 10:30am
Green careers in the automotive sector have taken the fast lane to prominence. With the industry's growing commitment to sustainability and eco-friendliness, these careers have become essential and impactful.
In partnership with the Institute of Motor Industry (IMI) and STEM Learning, students will hear from automotive professionals who’ll explore the skills needs within the sector and the exciting careers it offers. Students will also gain expert insights into green developments in automotive, from innovating electric cars of the future to training opportunities that will ready a new generation of highly skilled and environmentally conscious professionals.
Taking Green Global: Career Pathways with Air Products
Thursday 9th November, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Air Products, a global leader in industrial gases and pioneering technologies, is driving industries towards a more sustainable future through groundbreaking solutions.
From supplying medical gases to healthcare facilities to supporting NASA's space exploration endeavours, this session offers students a unique opportunity to explore real sustainability initiatives and learn from Air Products professionals about the exciting pathways available for aspiring green careers.