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Jobs, Sectors and Labour Market Information

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Videos about different careers. Personality test (buzz test)


Videos and information about different careers in Engineering and Construction


Government website for information about careers


Source of labour market information for different sectors and regions


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www.careerpilot.org.uk/information/apprenticeships Great sources of information about different apprenticeships, what to expect and how to apply.
www.apprenticeships.gov.uk Government website with information about apprenticeships and where some apprenticeships are advertised
www.ecitb.org.uk/apprenticeships-Careers Specific apprenticeships in Engineering and Construction advertised here
www.semta.org.uk/services/apprenticeships Specific apprenticeships in Engineering and Construction advertised here
http://www.apprenticeshipguide.co.uk Another source of information about different apprenticeships, what to expect and also vacancies
https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch Government website for finding Apprenticeships
https://www.kenttrainingandapprenticeships.co.uk/ More great resources for Apprenticeships


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www.ucas.co.uk Biggest sources of information about university. Apply through this website.
www.whatuni.com Helpful sources of additional information about universities, getting prospectuses and open days.
www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk Information and league tables
https://www.mytutor.co.uk/blog/the-mytutor-guide-to-ucas-your-one-stop-guide/ A useful, step-by-step guide for parents whose children are applying to university through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). The guide explores a good range of issues in a detailed but easily accessible way.

Charities and Industry Bodies

For professional support and information in the next stage of your career

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The Royal Academy of Engineering
www.wisecampaign.org.uk Women in Science, Engineering and Construction
www.imeche.org Institute of Mechanical Engineers
www.ice.org.uk Institute of Civil Engineers
www.citb.co.uk Construction Industry Training Board
www.theiet.org Institute of Engineering and Technology


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