Industry Events

  • Keeping it cool under pressure: SkillFRIDGE qualifying heats underway

    By Education Today on May 23, 2017
    The qualifying heats for the SkillFRIDGE 2017 competition are well underway, with apprentices and students studying up to Level 3 in the refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump (RACHP) sector competing to demonstrate their knowledge, skills and unbounded potential in an exciting and pressurised environment. SkillFRIDGE recognises the importance of the RACHP industry – and the skills of those within […]
  • Record number of competitors signed up for SkillFRIDGE!

    By Education Today on April 27, 2017
    SkillFRIDGE, the national, refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump competition sponsored by Toshiba, is enjoying a record year in terms of student participation. Over 42 registrations were received ahead of the April 7 deadline, its highest number ever. Qualifying heats are being held in colleges and training centres around the country. Students competed at Southern Regional College’s Portadown campus on […]
  • SkillFRIDGE the perfect boost for a career in this indispensable industry

    By Education Today on March 1, 2017
    SkillFRIDGE 2017 is looking for talented apprentices or students in the air conditioning and refrigeration industry with a thirst to learn more and the desire to show industry their potential. Registration is now open and there are two routes into the competition: students can put themselves forward; while employers, trainers and teachers are also invited to enter any students they […]
  • Wallace & Gromit’s Children’s Charity is a national charity, which raises funds to improve the quality of life for children in hospitals and hospices throughout the UK

    By Education Today on June 12, 2015
    This year Wrong Trousers Day celebrates the charity’s 12th year of bringing this national fundraising event to support sick children in hospitals and hospices! Anyone can join in, just donate £1 for your chance to wear your weirdest and wackiest trousers for a day. We want to see everyone getting involved, who doesn’t want to wear the wrong trousers to […]
  • Nursery2Primary Show 2015 Announces CPD Line-Up for 24-25April in Bournemouth – and it’s all Free!

    By Education Today on February 16, 2015
    Visitors to this year’s Nursery2Primary Show will benefit from two brand new content streams designed to give inspiration and insights into developments in the education and care sector’s dynamic and changing environment.  Both the N2PS Leadership Programme and the N2PS Academy deliver CPD sessions that will not only inspire, but also provide practical examples that can be easily implemented in […]
  • Meet the Universities

    By Education Today on July 28, 2014
    Meet the Universities is aimed at school and college students interested in the biological sciences, as a chance to explore the courses and opportunities at university bioscience departments around the country. Imperial College London, 15 September 2014 Students will also have the chance to: interact with professionals from student finance meet UCAS representatives to find out about the application process […]
  • How can schools harness the power of technology to enable better, safer and sustainable learning?

    By Jonathan Swift on May 29, 2014
    The Technology in Education Summit, supported by NAACE and Childnet, returns to provide management teams and teachers with expert advice on how to make cost-effective infrastructure investments, improve skills and create 21st century classrooms.   Attracting around 150 attendees from schools, central government and local authorities, the September 2014 Summit represents an excellent networking opportunity, as well as a chance to […]
  • FILMCLUB Brings Magic of Movies to Bett 2014

    By Education Today on January 13, 2014
    FILMCLUB, the exciting school club programme, which gives children free weekly access to thousands of classic and popular films and related resources, will be meeting teachers and showcasing the clubs’ benefits at BETT, London Excel 22nd – 25th January 2014 at Stand No. F122. Delegates will have the opportunity to talk to the FILMCLUB team about how to set up […]
  • Register now for the EICE 2014

    By Education Today on December 13, 2013
    Register now for the Education Innovation Conference & Exhibition and enter into a prize draw to win a free class tour of the National Football Museum. The free, two-day, national event takes place at Manchester Central on the 27/28 February and will offer access to inspirational keynote speakers, CPD training, workshops, and a full exhibition of innovative solutions. The event is designed to help education professionals to […]
  • The Independent Schools Show

    By Education Today on October 24, 2013
    Now in its seventh year, the Independent Schools Show has helped thousands of parents select the ideal school for their child. Education Today recently caught up with David Wellesley Wesley, the show’s founder, to find out a little more about the show. %%IMAGE%% David Wellesley Wesley   David, the show has been going from strength to strength – what do […]