Gloucesterbury - We are hosting our first ever festival!
We are hosting our first ever festival - Gloucesterbury - all about Higher Education (HE).
With 3 stages full of great speakers, talks, seminars, demos, taster lessons and fun, it's an event not to be missed for our current Level 3 students!
The festival will be held at the Gloucester campus on Wednesday 3 April from 10.00am to 2.00pm. If you are a current Level 3 student at the Cheltenham or Forest of Dean campus, coaches will be picking you up and taking you back after the event.
Here’s a sneak peek at the exciting stuff we have lined up for the day:
Main Stage - Talks and Information
- 10.15am - What is HE and what are the benefits?
- 11.00am - Gillian Williams from CCP. How do more qualifications improve employability?
- 11.45am - Apprenticeships with Jan Knight.
Interactive Stage - Tasters and Demos
- IT and Computing – Have a go at using forensic tools - Atrium.
- Graphics – Workshop – an introduction to graphics – Atrium + C310.
- Performing Arts – Singing musicals from different eras – Atrium.
- Mechanical Engineering – Demonstration of CNC equipment - A003.
- Engineering – Simulation projects in the lab – A218b.
- Music – Check out our acoustic sessions - Atrium.
- Health and Social Care – Case study dilemmas – D318.
- Construction – Demo of completed projects – A207.
Online Stage - Get online!
- Ask HE Students questions about their experience on Facebook Messenger.
- Instagram questions – Got a burning question to ask? Watch our story.
- Interactive online quizzes and guides – D103.
There's also live music performances from current HE students, face painting, photo booth, candy floss, popcorn machine, goodie bags, mocktails, work exhibitions, and a VIP area to look forward to!
Ask your learning mentors for your ticket now!
WIN A KINDLE!
To win a Kindle Fire, you will need to attend all 3 talks and listen carefully! At 1.30pm we will post 3 questions on our Facebook page about each topic, and the first student to answer them all correctly will win a brand new Kindle Fire!
Studying a higher level qualification will improve your career prospects greatly so come and find out more about your your next career move - we have a wide range of part and full-time professionally accredited courses, HNCs, HNDs, foundation degrees, degrees, higher apprenticeships and post-graduate qualifications!