Talks at Step Up Expo 2024

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Theatres

  • Careers & Training
  • Education

Step Up Topics

  • 16+ Choices
  • Careers & Training
  • Education GCSE
  • Life Skills
  • Parents
  • University
Jun 28
10:00 AM
10:30 AM

Should I go to university?

Education

  • Staffordshire University London
10:00 AM
10:30 AM

Super Charging your Career Start

Careers & Training

Hear from Mark Fawcett, host of Careers Unwrapped, and two young Career Starters about the ways to get ahead in kickstarting the career you want.

10:45 AM
11:15 AM

Applying for Oxbridge & Medicine

Education

15 October is the UCAS deadline for students applying for Oxford and Cambridge universities and for most medicine, veterinary, and dentistry courses. What should you be doing over the summer holidays and how do you prepare for interviews and admissions tests?

10:45 AM
11:15 AM

How to start looking for an apprenticeship

Careers & Training

  • WorldSkills UK
11:30 AM
12:00 PM

Which creative arts course?

Education

How do decide what to study? And should you be doing a Foundation course?

11:30 AM
12:00 PM

Not going to uni? What next?

Careers & Training

12:15 PM
12:45 PM

What help is available for disadvantaged students?

Education

Contextual offers, bursaries, academic programmes, travel grants, summer schools - find out what is available, and hear from universities and organisations like the Sutton Trust about the support available for disadvantaged students.

  • Unifrog
  • Sutton Trust
12:15 PM
12:45 PM

Get skilled: the value of being in-demand

Careers & Training

01:15 PM
01:45 PM

What is a degree apprenticeship?

Careers & Training

  • TK Maxx
01:15 PM
01:45 PM

How do you decide what to study at Uni?

Education

  • The Brilliant Club
02:00 PM
02:30 PM

Well supported: meet a panel SEND employees + apprentices

Careers & Training

  • Spark!
02:30 PM
03:00 PM

How do colleges and universities support SEND students?

Education

Jun 29
10:00 AM
11:00 AM

From Saturday job to the boardroom

Careers & Training

10:30 AM
11:00 AM

Should I go to university?

Education

11:15 AM
11:45 AM

How to find an apprenticeship

Careers & Training

  • WorldSkills UK
11:15 AM
11:45 AM

Work experience - how to maximise your employability while at school

Education

12:00 PM
12:30 PM

Parents: How to help your teenager make the right university and career choices

Education

Our panel will give you practical advice on supporting your child's future. Hear from an admissions officer and current university student at SP Jain London School of Management, and a recruitment rep and current apprentice at Unilever. Topics include student finance, apprenticeship vs. university, personal statements, skills in high demand, work experi

  • Unifrog
  • SP Jain London School of Management
12:00 PM
12:30 PM

Graduate entry v 18+ entrant

Careers & Training

Panel discussion

12:45 PM
01:15 PM

Applying for Oxbridge & Medicine

Education

12:45 PM
01:15 PM

Get skilled: the value of being in-demand

Careers & Training

01:30 PM
02:00 PM

How to revise for GCSE and A Levels

Education

01:30 PM
02:00 PM

What is a degree apprenticeship?

Careers & Training

02:15 PM
02:45 PM

Home comforts or student halls?

Education

Meet a panel of students talking about the choices they have made.

02:15 PM
02:45 PM

Careers after creative / performing arts courses

Careers & Training

02:55 PM
03:25 PM

Adopters/foster carers/ guardians: how to support teenagers making education and career choices

Education

03:00 PM
03:30 PM

Working your way up - from GCSE failure to the top

Careers & Training