Please see the weekly update below providing all of the opportunities available to our young people like Apprenticeships, employment opportunities and information about further education.
RGU 6 week ‘Access To (Virtual)’ Programme
RGU are offering 9 subject areas to choose from, along with a 6 week ACES programme(Art & Architecture), each programme will have one lesson/session per week over the 6 week period, each running for approximately 1.5 hours. Both ‘Access To’ and ‘ACES’ are aimed at S5/S6 pupils.
Please see attached further information –
Pupils can apply to the course of their choosing by simply scanning the QR code on the attached digital marketing.
Location – MS Teams Classroom
Start date – Tuesday 9th of November 2021
Time – 1630 – 1800
End date – 14th of December 2021
Available places on each of the 11 course offerings (Access To & ACES) are subject to availability and pupils will who meet wider access criteria will be prioritised in gaining a place. These programmes are being offered to all Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire secondary schools.
Finally, our ‘in-region ACES’ programme will be a blended delivery model with some spaces available on campus, however these are even more so limited due to distancing on-campus and again are subject to availability and wider access pupils will be prioritised. However anyone participating from home will join the session virtually (MS Teams Classroom) and will be provided with a material pack to follow each lesson.
Aspire Webinar Series, including a Career Exploration Week
Commencing from Thursday 30th September, and running until December, these 10 free, live webinars include:
• Expert panel sessions to provide top tips on students’ post-18 options, from university to apprenticeships.
• A week of “Career Exploration” webinars, taking place in November, with insight from industry experts and the upReach team.
• Opportunities to send questions to the panel during the live online events, running from 5:00pm-6:00pm (cameras/microphones will be off).
Join the live webinars: https://aspire.upreach.org.uk/live-webinars
See attached poster for further details –