Bridging the skills gap for Belfast and Northern Ireland’s young people with careers, jobs, skills and apprenticeships
Skills Northern Ireland is a new, interactive and inspiring two day event, taking place at the Titanic Exhibition Centre, Belfast.
The event is aimed at 14-19 year olds and the teachers, parents and influencers that help them decide how to achieve the career of their dreams.
A visit will ensure you get the best possible start to your career; you’ll be encouraged to make good decisions based on impartial information and advice about your future.
Wednesday 7 November 2018: 9:30am – 3pm
Thursday 8 November 2018: 9:30am-3pm
Currently exhibiting at Skills Northern Ireland
Apprentice Ambassador Hub Sponsor
Event Guide Sponsor
Institution of Civil Engineers
Northern Ireland Electricity Networks
Belfast City Council
College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise
Galgorm Resort & Spa
Go For It
IPO/UK Music – Cracking Ideas
Northern Ireland Housing Executive
Northern Ireland Social Care Council
Northern Ireland Water
Open College Network
Pathway Adventure Activities
Police Service of Northern Ireland
Royal Air Force
Royal Fleet Auxiliary
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
Royal Navy & Royal Marines
University of Cumbria
Academy Hair and Beauty Training School
Babcock International Group
Belfast Health and Social Care Trust
Brett Martin Holdings
Bring IT On
Chartered Accountants Ireland
Chartered Institute of Building
Larne Skills Development Ltd
Leeds Trinity University
Liverpool Hope University
Northern Regional College
South Eastern Regional College
Strabane Training Services
The Springboard Charity
Volunteer Now Youth Team
Workforce Training Services
View our event sponsors
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"Skills to Succeed informed me about different career paths."
Carla Keane, Year 11, Rathmore Grammar School
"I found out that I have different options if things didn't work out of I change my mind."
Naiomi Faulknew, Year 13, Strangford
"You can achieve anything you want if you set your mind to it. Dedication and commitment are essential."
Callum Doran, Year 14, Lismore Comprehensive
"Provides a great opportunity to meet with our potential future talent, and engage in career conversations and benchmark their aspirations."
Peter Colligan, JP Corry
"Excellent event with a extensive representation of schools across Northern Ireland. Definitely worth attending we'll be back next year."
Dean McCoy, CAFRE
"An extremely well organised event which our students seemed to enjoy thoroughly. As a member of staff I particularly think it is great to have so many practical tasks available on the day as this certainly keeps the students interested."
Aine Morgan, Careers Co-Ordinator, Hazelwood Integrated College