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Orthopaedic Care

BioGrad Education

Cost - £846

5 day course

Eligibility - aged 16-19 and studying Biology or Chemistry.

This course provides you with transferrable clinical experience in orthopaedic care including, learning about the anatomy of the human skeleton, bodily functions, bone formation, congenital disorder and orthopaedic medicine.

7th August - 11th August 2023
Application Deadline - none

Emergency Medicine

BioGrad Education

Cost - £846

5 day course

Eligibility - aged 16-19 and studying Biology or Chemistry.

This course provides you with transferrable clinical skills in emergency medicine including, cardiac and pulmonary resuscitation, basic life support, suturing, patient history taking, cannulation and IV fluids, as well as chest examination.

24th July - 28th July 2023
Application Deadline - none

Biomedical Science

BioGrad Education

Cost - £846

5 day course

Eligibility - aged 16-19 and studying Biology or Chemistry.

This course provides you with practical laboratory experience through learning about blood typing, microbiology, parasitology, bacterial culturing, ELISA and PCR. This course would be appropriate for anyone with an interest in studying Biomedical Science at university.

17th - 21st July 2023
Application Deadline - none

Laboratory Skills

BioGrad Education

Cost - £846

5 day course

Eligibility - aged 16-19 and studying Biology or Chemistry.

This course provides you with practical laboratory-based training in lab safety, nanoparticles, aseptic technique, gram stains, and ELISA. You will also have the opportunity to present research findings and network with professionals.

Various Dates in February, April, July & August
Application Deadline - none

Anatomy

Whittington Hospital, London

Cost - £225

Duration - 11am-4pm

Eligibility - no specification

Spend a day at Whittington Hospital where you will be guided through the head and neck, thorax and abdomen dissection of living organisms.

Thursday 17th August 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Medicine

King's Hospital London

Cost - £225

Duration - 10am-5pm

Eligibility - no specification

Spend a day in a role play environment to experience what it is like for the emergency services in A&E. You will be faced with emergency scenarios, observe simulated consultations and experience taking notes of the history of the patients.

13th February, 3rd July & 15th August 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Midwifery

CareerDays.co.uk

Cost - £59

Duration - 11am-4pm

Eligibility - anyone with an interest in a career in midwifery

This online career experience day is a fantastic opportunity to learn all you need to know about a career in midwifery. In the morning you will learn about the application process, universities, personal statement tips, and interviews. The afternoon will be spent gaining work experience through reviewing scan reports and observing fetal anomalies.

Saturday 1st April 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Performing Arts

CareerDays.co.uk

Cost - £59

Duration - 11am-4pm

Eligibility - anyone with an interest in a career in performing arts

This online career experience day is a fantastic opportunity to learn everything you need to know about a career in performing arts. In the morning you will learn about applications and careers. The afternoon will be spent gaining work experience through exploring the arts as a creator, educator and the audience.

Saturday 27th May 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Psychology

CareerDays.co.uk

Cost - £59

Duration - 11am-4pm

Eligibility - anyone with an interest in a career in psychology

This online career experience day is a fantastic opportunity to learn everything you need to know about a career in psychology. In the morning you will learn about different careers, university courses and entry requirements. The afternoon will be spent gaining work experience through developing practical skills.

Saturday 8th April 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Business

CareerDays.co.uk

Cost - £59

Duration - 11am-4pm

Eligibility - anyone with an interest in a career in business

This online career experience day is a fantastic opportunity to learn everything you need to know about a career in business. In the morning you will learn about different careers, university courses and subject choices. The afternoon will be spent gaining work experience through an entrepreneur task.

Saturday 15th April 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Dentistry

CareerDays.co.uk

Cost - £59

Duration - 10am-4pm

Eligibility - anyone with an interest in a career in dentistry

This online career experience day is a fantastic opportunity to learn everything you need to know about a career in dentistry. In the morning, you will learn all about the application process, a day in the life of a dentist, personal statement tips, the UCAT, and more. The afternoon will be spent gaining work experience through an introduction to several procedures and examinations.

Saturday 25th March 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Allied Health Professional

Health Education England

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 14-18 living in the South-East of England

This programme is an opportunity to explore the 15 different areas of allied health professionals and begin to develop the necessary skills needed. You will also learn about the NHS, hear direct from NHS professionals, learn about their daily work, hear about patient journey's, and complete mini assignments.

1st January - 18th May 2023
Application Deadline - 18th May 2023

Civil Engineering

ICE

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - 15+ living in the UK

This amazing virtual experience explore what the world of civil engineering look likes and will guide you in choosing the right career path for you. You will also have the opportunity to take part in activities, speak to professionals in the industry, and if you are one of the top performing students, you may benefit from more experiences!

3rd April - 21st April 2023
Application Deadline - 24th March 2023

Psychology

Springpod

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 13+

This virtual experience explores 4 different branches of psychology, including, forensic, sport, health and clinical psychology. You will hear from professionals in different disciplines who will share their career journey and tips for entering the field.

13th - 24th February 2023
Application Deadline - 3rd February 2023

Accountancy

ICAEW Chartered Accountants

Cost - FREE

Duration - across 5 days

Eligibility - aged 14-18

If you are thinking of a career in accountancy, then what better why to be introduced to the industry by ICAEW. You will learn about the organisation, how to start and succeed in your career, hear about different roles such as, accountant, auditor, actuary, CFO, insurance broker, data analyst and more!

27th February - 3rd March 2023
Application Deadline - 22nd February 2023

STEM

Thames Water

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 13-18

This virtual experience will explore what a career is like in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. You will have the opportunity to learn about Thames Water, different roles in the company, how the company operates on daily basis, the water cycle, and much more!

1st December - 22nd February 2023
Application deadline - 22nd February 2023

Engineering

Springpod

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 13+

This virtual experience programme will explore a variety of engineering career paths from chemical engineering to software engineering, and everything in between. You will have the opportunity to hear from professionals from the industry and hear their career journey, as well as take part in lots of exciting tasks.

13th - 24th February 2023
Application Deadline - 3rd February 2023

Engineering & Technology

Siemens

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 14-18

Hear from experts in the industry through this virtual work experience to explore different career paths in engineering and technology. You will have the opportunity to explore digitalisation, climate action, smart infrastructure and diversity & inclusions within Siemens company, as well as learn about how to kick-start your career.

13th - 24th February 2023
Application Deadline - 3rd February 2023

Technology

Springpod

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 13+

This virtual experience will enable you to explore how you can become part of the tech world, whether this be computer science, programming, data science, engineering or website development & design. You will have the opportunity to hear from professionals from the industry who will share their career journey with you.

13th - 24th February 2023
Application Deadline - 3rd February 2023

Teaching

Springpod

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 13+

This virtual work experience will give you insights into primary, secondary and university-level teaching, so you can best decide which teaching pathway is best for you. You will hear from current teachers within each level of teaching who will discuss lesson delivery, grading & attainment, and safeguarding.

13th - 24th February 2023
Application Deadline - 3rd February 2023

Law

Springpod

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 13+

This is a 2-week virtual work experience programme which gives you the opportunity to hear from a variety of industry professionals, learn key roles of different branches of law practitioners, learn about what your next steps could look like, as well as take part in exciting activities.

13th - 24th February 2023
Application Deadline: 3rd February 2023

Laboratory Skills

BioGrad Education

Cost - £249

1 day course

Eligibility - aged 16-19.

This course provides you with an introduction to laboratory safety, serial dilutions, measuring pH, standard curve and laboratory book maintenance. The course has been designated to give you the most up-to-date techniques and will provide you will the practical skills necessary for a laboratory career.

Various dates in February, march, April, June and July 2023
Application Deadline - none

Cardiac & Pulmonary

BioGrad Education

Cost - £846

5 day course

Eligibility - aged 16-19 and studying Biology or Chemistry.

This course provides you with transferrable clinical experience in cardiac and pulmonary anatomy, cardiac and pulmonary disease, and experience using NEWS charts and taking patient history. You will also have the opportunity to learn how to conduct an ECG, CPR, emergency first aid, chest examinations and rehab exercised for cardiac patients.

31st July - 4th August 2023
Application Deadline - none

Clinical Medical Research

BioGrad Education

Cost - £846

5 day course

Eligibility - aged 16-19 and studying Biology.

This course provides you with practical laboratory and clinical experience. You will have the opportunity to develop your practical skills through the support of a scientist and health professional. This course is suitable for those hoping to pursue a career in a healthcare subject such as medicine, nursing or biomedical science.

Various Dates in February, May. April, July, August & September
Application Deadline - none

Dentistry

Whittington Hospital, London

Cost - £225

Duration - 11am-4pm

Eligibility - no specification

Spend a day at Whittington Hospital where you will learn how to conduct dental examinations, tooth carving, radiography interpretations, as well as find out about the application process to dentistry school.

Saturday 19th August 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Radiology

King's Hospital London

Cost - £225

Duration - 10am-5pm

Eligibility - no specification

Spend a day in a role play environment where you will shadow doctors conducting ward rounds, giving you the opportunity to get involved with assessing and managing patients. You will also learn about common diagnostic modalities through scan interpretations, diagnose conditions through x-rays, and have good understanding of CT scans.

14th February, 4th July & 16th August 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Medicine

King's College London

Cost - £225

Duration - 9:30am-4pm

Eligibility - no specification

Spend a day inside a dissection room at King's College London where you will be tutored in brain anatomy, brain structures and neurological disorders, as well as get hands on with preserved human brain specimens and experience anatomical dissection.

Wednesday 12th July 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Medicine

CareerDays.co.uk

Cost - £59

Duration - 9:30am-3:30pm

Eligibility - anyone with an interest in a career in medicine

This online career experience is a fantastic opportunity to learn all about a career in medicine. In the morning you will learn about the application process, different branches of medicine, subject choices, the UCAT and BMAT, and much more. The afternoon will be spent gaining work experience through patient note taking and patient assessments.

Sunday 26th March 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Architecture

CareerDays.co.uk

Cost - £59

Duration - 11am-4pm

Eligibility - anyone with an interest in a career in architecture

This online career experience day is a fantastic opportunity to find out everything you need to know about a career in Architecture. In the morning you will learn about careers, university courses, and different qualifications. The afternoon will be spent gaining work experience through designing a house extension using specialist software.

Saturday 22nd April 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Computer Science

CareerDays.co.uk

Cost - £59

Duration - 11am-4pm

Eligibility - anyone with an interest in a career in computer science

This online career experience day is a fantastic opportunity to learn everything you need to know about a career in computer science. In the morning, you will learn about university courses, career paths, leading industries and much more. The afternoon will be spent gaining work experience through a coding task.

Saturday 20th May 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Law

CareerDays.co.uk

Cost - £59

Duration - 11am-4pm

Eligibility - anyone with an interest in a career in law

This virtual career experience is a fantastic opportunity to learn everything you need to know about a career in law. In the morning you will learn about the application process, personal statement tips, university courses, the LNAT, and more. The afternoon will be spent gain work experience through commercial case studies.

Saturday 6th May 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Veterinary

CareerDays.co.uk

Cost - £59

Duration - 11am-4pm

Eligibility - students with an interest in veterinary careers

This online career experience day is a fantastic opportunity to learn everything you need to know about a career in veterinary. In the morning, you will learn about how to get in to veterinary, the application process, the BMAT exam, as well as university courses. The afternoon will be spent gaining work experience through animal history taking and learning about clinical examinations.

Saturday 29th April 2023
Application Deadline - not stated

Medicine

Health Education England

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 14-18 living in the South-East of England

This virtual programme offers you the opportunity to explore what a career in Medicine looks like and a chance to develop the key skills necessary. You will also hear from professionals, learn about their day-to-day duties, and complete mini assignments.

1st January - 31st July 2023
Application Deadline - 31st July 2023

Nursing & Midwifery

Health Education England

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 14-18 living in the South-East

This virtual programme will explore what careers there are in nursing and midwifery. There will be opportunities to develop some key skills, hear from professionals, learn about their day-to-day duties, as well as complete assignments.

1st January - 31st July 2023
Application Deadline - 31st July 2023

Graphic Design

Springpod

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 13-19

During this virtual experience, you will learn the key concepts of graphic design, big companies in the industry, hear from a variety of professionals who you discuss their career journey, as well as have the opportunity to start your own graphic design portfolio!

13th - 24th February 2023
Application Deadline - 3rd February 2023

Journalism

Springpod

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 13-19

Explore different branches of journalism with this virtual experience and find the right fit for you! You will hear from professionals in different sectors such as freelance journalism, print journalism, broadcast journalism and photojournalism, who will give you their top tips for starting your career.

13th - 14th February 2023
Application deadline - 3rd February 2023

Finance & Accountancy

Springpod

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 13+

This virtual work experience will give you the opportunity to try out the world of finance before committing to the career. You will explore different branches of finance, including accountancy and investment, and hear from professionals about their journey.

13th - 14th February 2023
Application Deadline - 3rd February 2023

Technology

Fujitsu WorkX

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 14-19

Join one of the world's biggest IT service providers for a virtual experience to uncover smart cities and quantum computing. You will have the opportunity to learn about the company, how technology is used, cybersecurity, automation, as well as careers with Fujitsu!

13th - 24th January 2023
Application Deadline - 3rd February 2023

Engineering

Atkins

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 14+

Throughout this virtual experience, you will have the opportunity to hear from current employees at Atkins, including design, engineering and project management consultants, about their career journey. You will also be introduced to smart cities, urban development, aerospace defence and technology, as well as strategies for a net-zero future.

13th - 24th February 2023
Application Deadline - 3rd February 2023

TV & Film

Springpod

FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 13+

During this virtual experience, you will get the opportunity to explore what a career in TV and film looks like through directing your own short film, taking part in activities, hearing from professionals in the industry. You will also discover analysing TV and film, pre-production, production and post-production.

13th - 24th February 2023
Application Deadline - 3rd February 2023

Business Management

Springpod

Cost - FREE

Duration - approx. 10 hours

Eligibility - aged 13+

During this virtual experience, you will have the opportunity to learn what makes a business successful. You will hear from a range of professionals in the industry, including representatives from marketing & customers, information technology, finance, and operations & communications.

13th - 24th February 2023
Application Deadline - 3rd February 2023

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