Access All Areas, 2019

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Production Park

5 Langthwaite Road

South Kirkby

WF9 3AP

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Access All Areas 2019

  • An exciting event showcasing careers and Higher Education opportunities in the live events and creative industries
  • Aimed at Year 9-13 students, parents/carers, and educators/advisers
  • For educators there will be a series of inspirational CPD sessions led by creative industry experts
  • A free event funded and delivered in partnership with Go Higher West Yorkshire (NCOP), Backstage Academy/Production Park & Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership
  • Book your place now on eventbrite. You will need a ticket to attend!

There are three parts to the event (please see below for further details):

  1. Creative Industries CPD
  2. Interactive Tasters
  3. Access All Areas Show

Students, parents/carers and educators/adviers can attend several parts of the event or just one.

1. Creative Industries CPD (for teaching staff/careers leaders): 4-5:45pm*

  • A series of inspirational CPD sessions led by industry experts (Including inspirational speakers from businesses including Burberry, Long Division Music Festival and Games Maker Yorkshire)
  • A unique insight into the skills and career opportunities within the creative industries
  • Access to high quality labour market information and resources

2. Interactive Sessions (for students): 4-5:45pm*

Come and join us at for a series of hands-on, interactive tasters related to the creative and live events industries and our Access All Areas Show at Production Park.

  • Tasters will include DJ Mixing, event production, lighting, live sound, visuals, video games, creating story boards, media make up and special effects
  • For educators, there will be an interactive teacher area that will be led by a variety of creative businesses to provide expert insight into the skills and career opportunities within the sector, as well accessing new free resources.
  • Free Light Refreshments provided

3. Access All Areas Show (for students, parents/carers, and teaching staff/career leaders): 5:45-8.30pm*

A 'live' show followed by the chance to talk to universities, colleges and the West Yorkshire Combined Authority:

  • Live Performances
  • Student Role Model talks
  • Industry Experts
  • Teacher CPD Area & Free resources
  • University & College Information
  • Free Light Refreshments

*Approx. timings. Exact timings to be confirmed.

  • Address:
    Production Park, Langthwaite Business Park, South Kirkby, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England WF9 3NR
    Free and ample car parking available.

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What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

  • For students/parents: your school/college may be organising free transport so if you have an NCOP contact, please contact them directly.
  • All other attendees will be responsible for organising their own free transport.
  • There is ample free parking and there will be car parking marshalls to direct you to the correct parking space when you arrive at the venue.

Where can I obtain a Risk Assessment for the event?

To obtain a risk assessment email gohigherwestyorks@leeds.ac.uk or call 078340808309

Why do I need to completed an image consent form?

  • To promote and celebrate the event, we would like to take photos and possible film the event.
  • To allow us to do this it is essential you completed an image consent form and either email it to gohigherwestyorks@leeds.ac.uk in advance or bring it to the event.
  • If you do not want your photo to be taken, please let us know in advance and we will ensure the organisers are made aware of this.
  • If you require a image consent form please email gohigherwestyorks@leeds.ac.uk

What refreshments will be provided?

  • There will be light refreshments provided e.g. a bottle of water and a sandwich.
  • Exact details of refreshments are yet to be confirmed but please note the refreshments provided will be light.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

  • There aren't any ID requirements but all young people under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
  • You must bring your eventbrite ticket with you to enter the event.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please don't hesitate to contact gohigherwestyorks@leeds.ac.uk or call 078340808309 if you have any further questions.

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WF9 3AP

United Kingdom

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