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Craven College Taster Day

Craven College

Friday, 9 December 2016 from 09:30 to 14:00 (GMT)

Craven College Taster Day

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Behind the Scenes and in Front of the Camera (Media/Performing Arts/Media Make-up)
Investigate the exciting world of Media and Journalism including Craven’s College’s Radio Station and studios. Find out if your strength is on stage in the Performing Arts or in one of the exciting jobs behind the scenes like Theatrical Media Make-up. Meet in Ingleborough Building, Aireville Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
The Creative Studio (Art/Fashion/Graphics/Photography)
Find out what it is like to be a part of the creative industries and explore your talents in Fashion & Textiles, Art, Graphics and Photography. Meet in Ingleborough Building, Aireville Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
Military & 999 Services (Public Services)
Military and 999 Uniformed Services delivering essential services from highly trained professionals. Get a taster of the preparation that goes into different career pathways and find out if your fitness is on track for a challenging career. Special clothing required: Outdoor sports clothing (warm and waterproof) and please bring outdoor sports kit and trainers – you may get muddy! Meet in Ingleborough Building, Aireville Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
The Humanities and The Earth Sciences (A Levels)
Experience life as an A Level student and discover some of the highlights in studying Creative Writing, Psychology, Sociology, Geography and Geology. NB: For the Arts please join the Creative Studio or for Biology or Chemistry please join the Sciences Taster. Meet in Whernside building, Aireville Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
Building Our Future (Construction)
Get your hands onto the building materials and discover your favourite trade with these tasters in Brickwork, Plastering, Painting & Decorating and Woodwork. Please wear suitable clothing for the workshops – you may get splattered!. Meet in Ribblehead building, Aireville Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
The World on the Move (Business and Travel & Tourism)
Home or overseas, the Business Team Challenge and the marketing mix in Travel & Tourism will give you an insight into the potential career pathways to get you where you want to be. Meet in Pen-y-Ghent, Aireville Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
Supporting and Caring for Others (Child Care, Health & Social Care)
From working in a nursery to working in a hospital or care home environment this introduction to Childcare careers and practical activities to do when working with children plus exploring anatomy and physiology for the Health & Social Care professions will let you compare and contrast options in careers where you can support and care for others. Meet in Pen-y-Ghent, Aireville Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
Science
Experiment and experience what Bio Medical Science and Forensic Science is all about and draw your own conclusions about the exciting careers out there for you to investigate. Lab coats and safety glasses provided. Meet in Pen-y-Ghent, Aireville Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
In the Gym & on the Field (Sport)
From the Superstars Gym Test in the Fitness Hub to Football, Rugby and Martial Arts at the local sports centre you will have a fabulous day of practical activities and training from industry professionals. Indoor & outdoor sports clothing (warm and waterproof) and trainers. Please bring along some snacks and water to keep your energy and hydration levels up. Meet in The Hub, Aireville Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
Earth Works - Countryside Skills for the great outdoors (Land-based)
Find out about Countryside & Agriculture skills including Gamekeeping with a Clay Pigeon Shooting demonstration, mini digger skills and soil sampling for Landscaping & Horticulture and have a go at some Dry Stone Walling. Suitable outdoor clothing and footwear required. Meet in Reception, Auction Mart Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
Petrol & Diesel Heads (Engineering Mechanics)
Agricultural or Automotive Engineering and Mechanics - learn how engines are maintained and some basic skills to keep the wheels moving. These will include tyre changing and day to day automotive and agricultural machinery maintenance. The Driving Simulator will let you test your road craft skills and find out how good a driver you could be. Please wear safety boots and overalls if you have a pair. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is a must. Meet in Reception, Auction Mart Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
All Creatures Great & Small (Animal & Equine)
Handling and feeding a wide range of reptiles, mammals and birds, training dogs and caring for horses including handling, grooming, anatomy identification, health care and feeding. Also watching demonstrations, you will be amazed at the variety of skills you can learn and the interesting careers they can lead to. The animals will love meeting you! You must wear clothing and footwear suitable for practical work in animal care units and the equine yard. Meet in Reception, Auction Mart Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
The Academy of Hair & Beauty Presents: (Hair, Beauty & Nails)
A day of demonstrations and treatments to make you look and feel like part of the industry. Beauty treatment demonstrations, make-up tips, a hand massage, a manicure, wash and blow dry and/or styling hair-up – just to suit you and help you explore the many careers and aspects of this fabulous industry. Meet in Reception, High Street Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
Chef at Work (Catering & Hospitality)
Come along and cook up a feast in our fantastic new training kitchen and enjoy producing a savoury lunch and a sweet dessert. Please wear sensible shoes (not trainers) if possible, hair tied up. Meet in Reception, High Street Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
Computer Jam - Computer Science but not as you know it!
Raspberry Pis and robotics, exploring digital technologies, a computer strip down and fix will give you an exciting insight into your potential career in the digital world. Meet in Reception, High Street Campus.
2d 17h 39m Free  
On the Ground and in the Air (The Aviation Academy, LBIA)
Join us at The Aviation Academy, Leeds Bradford International Airport (LS19 7UG) for a day of ground and air operations. Find out about roles from dispatcher to air traffic controller, aircraft maintenance and air operations from cabin crew to pilot. So many career opportunities to explore in one of the world’s largest industries – Aviation.
2d 17h 39m Free  

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Event Details

Join us for an exciting Taster to explore courses and career options in an area of your choice. Each Taster experience will included demonstrations, hands-on practical activities and insights into the careers you can go on to do.

Check out the options, select your favourite and get booking.  We look forward to meeting you.

What time does it start?

Your Taster will begin at 9.30am and finish at 2.00pm with a short break for lunch (which is provided or you can bring your own).

Where do I go on the day?

Most taster sessions take place at our Aireville Campus in Skipton.

Craven College
Aireville Campus
Gargrave Rd
Skipton
BD23 1US

T: 01756 707233

Directions to the Aireville Campus 



The Countryside, Agricultural & Automotive Engineering and Animal Studies tasters take place at our Auction Mart Campus:

The School of Land-based Studies & Engineering
Auction Mart Campus
Gargrave Rd
Skipton
BD23 1UX

Directions to the Auction Mart campus



The Catering, Computing and Hair & Beauty taster sessions take place at our High Street Campus:

Craven College
High Street
Skipton
BD23 1JY

T: 01756 707233

Directions to the High Street campus



The Aviation taster takes place at The Aviation Academy, our airside campus at Leeds Bradford International Airport:

The Aviation Academy

Hangar 1, South Side Aviation Centre
Leeds Bradford International Airport
Leeds
LS19 7UG

T: 0113 391 0919

Directions to the The Aviation Academy

Do you have questions about Craven College Taster Day? Contact Craven College

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Friday, 9 December 2016 from 09:30 to 14:00 (GMT)


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