C&K Careers Apprenticeship Event March 5

Leaving school or college this year and thinking about doing an apprenticeship? Don’t miss this event!

CK Careers invite you at the Shay Stadium on March 5 between 4 – 7pm, giving you the opportunity to explore apprenticeship options available to you.

Meet companies like Kirklees College, Calderdale College, Calderdale Council, Nufarm, White Rose School of Health & Beauty Huddersfield, KITS, Covea Insurance plc, Calderdale & Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust and more

For more information about this event and to connect, visit C&K Careers on Facebook

HALI-CON, Halifax’s own Comic Con is back! March 1, 2020

Promising to be a great day out and entirely family friendly event, Halifax’s own comic convention, Hali-Con is back!

This is the fourth year this event is running and as always it promises to be full of exciting stalls of comics, toys and collectables, events and celebrity appearances!

Confirmed attractions and guests include:

Miltos Yerolemou (GoT) \\ Alan Austen (Star Wars) \\ John Mogridge (Star Wars) \\ Pam Rose (Star Wars)

Ghostbusters \\ Star Wars \\ Lightning McQueen \\ Superheroes & Amazing Display \\ Jurassic Park \\ UK’s only Gyrosphere \\ Comic traders \\ Collectibles

The event takes place on Sunday 1st March 2020 at the Inspire Centre of Calderdale College. Gates open at 10am for ticket holders or 11:30 for those paying on the door.

Event closes at 5pm.

Tickets are £7.00 per person if prebooked, excluding special events and pictures with guests, or £9.00 on the day.

For more information and to book your tickets, visit the Hali-Con official website. https://www.hali-con.co.uk/

Book early to avoid disappointment!

Apprenticeships Jobs Fair at Calderdale College

Don’t miss out!

The Apprenticeships Job Fair at Calderdale College is on Wednesday 26 June 2019, 1:00pm-7:00pm!

Are you looking to begin your career with an apprenticeship? The Apprenticeship Job Fair is the perfect opportunity to get in front of employers that are looking for someone just like you to join their team!

There will be real live apprenticeship vacancies that you can apply for on the day. Plus, you can discuss future career opportunities and plan your studies with Calderdale College.

Go along and get an insight into life as an apprentice, receive help on things like your CV and interview techniques and ask any questions on apprenticeships that you might have.

Calderdale College Festival of Cultures 2019

The Festival of Cultures has been running for the past six years, growing each year with more stands, more activities, more performances and more attendees year on year. This year the Festival will be on Wednesday 3 April, 12:00pm-3:00pm at The Inspire Centre, Calderdale College, Francis Street HX1 3UZ.

This year’s theme is Colour me this way, Colour me that way’, that celebrates the many spectrums of life that we have here in Calderdale. The event is coordinated by the Calderdale College EDI Committee and implemented by the Students and Staff of the College.

After the positive reception of the Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration Event in January, the College wishes to continue building its place as a part of the Calderdale community by inviting members of the Council to join us at the event, interact with staff, students and visitors from local groups, and enjoy the many performances and activities to encourage bringing the community together.

For more information and to book your FREE place go to Eventbrite.

Calderdale College to Launch £1.5m Digi Hub in September 2018

Calderdale College is undertaking a seven-figure project to create a new state-of-the-art Digital and Creative Industries Centre (Digi Hub) in time for September 2018, helping to prepare students for employment in the exciting and fast-developing world of digital and creative industries.

The new Digi Hub will see the College invest over £1.5million to create exciting new facilities, including: a Cyber Security Lab, Motion Capture Studio, Games and Web Design Suite, Animation Studio and Digital Media Studio.

In addition, it will feature a range of services for businesses, including website and mobile applications, design and commercial print services.

Find out more here: www.calderdale.ac.uk

Foster Family Fun Day – Law and Justice: Then and Now

Children and young people will take part in two fun workshops to discover what crime and punishment was like in Victorian times, and what it is like today at Bankfield Museum on Saturday 14 April, 12:30pm-3:30pm. They will also design a themed T- shirt during an art and textiles workshop.

The fun day is designed for children and young people who are currently in care, aged 5-16 from across West Yorkshire, to attend with foster carers / residential staff.

The aim is to offer looked after young people opportunities to explore what their future could hold in a fun, interactive and age appropriate way, while gaining exposure to higher education professionals.

The session is FREE but places are limited so please book at Eventbrite.

Calderdale College Open Evening

Calderdale College is hosting an Open Evening on the Tuesday 23 January, 4:30pm-7pm which is a perfect opportunity to meet the fantastic tutors who can answer all of your queries and get a feel of what it is like to be a Calderdale College student.

The College will be showcasing a fantastic range of Vocational Courses, Apprenticeships and Higher Education courses. There are also plenty of fun ‘have a go’ activities and demonstrations in store – don’t miss out! #SkillsfortheFuture