The 8th annual Carlisle Skills Fair will be taking place at Carlisle College from 2:30pm - 6:30pm on 27th January 2022.


There will be a number of businesses and training providers from Carlisle attending. Whether you are thinking about an apprenticeship, a change of career, a return to work, or some form of further education or skills training, there will be a variety of organisations on hand for you to discuss options with.


To keep up to date with the latest information follow Carlisle Skills Fair (Facebook) or @SkillsFair (Twitter)



Main Sponsors:


McVitiesCenter ParcsNuclear Decomissioning Authority


McVities | Center Parcs Whinfell Forest | Nuclear Decommissioning Authority



Training Providers:


Carlisle CollegeThe EdgeUniversity of CumbriaNESMAInspiraJTLLakes CollegeGen IIRWPMyserscough CollegeCumbria County CouncilSP TrainingEduclaPeople First


Carlisle College | The Edge |University of Cumbria | NESMA (North East Sales and Marketing Academy) | Inspira | JTL | Lakes College | Gen 2 | RWP | Myerscough College | Apprenticeship Team - Cumbria County Council | SP Training | Educla | People First



Other Exhibitors:


David Allen | Cavaghan & Gray | Pioneer Food Service Ltd | Grant Thornton | HSBC | Bendles LLP | Carlisle City Council | Cumbria Tourism | Partnering in Property Management (PPM) Limited | The Halston | Armstrong Watson LLP | Clark Door Limited | Adult Learning in Carlisle | A Chance for Life | Riverside Group | Energus | Lloyds Motors Limited | Ernest Cook Trust | Dodd and Co Accountants | North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust | Carlisle United Community Sports Trust | Crown Packaging Manufacturing UK Ltd | Royal Navy | Army Careers | Royal Marines | Story Contracting Ltd | WeCan Wellbeing | Bendalls Engineering | Park Gate & Co Ltd | Story Decorating Group Ltd | Celsius Doors | Duke Of Lancaster’s Regiment | Saint & Co | Morrisons | North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust | Stone Eden Nursery School | Barclays Eagle Labs Cumbria | Persimmon Homes Limited | Silk Healthcare | Carlisle JobCentre Plus



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‘It’s not too late to sign up for the Skills Fair!’ says John Stevenson, MP for Carlisle


Preparations are well underway for the 8th annual Carlisle skills fair to be held at Carlisle College on Thursday 27th January 2022.


60 local businesses and training providers have already signed up to take part.


Speaking John said, ‘I am delighted at the response from businesses in the area and the support I am seeing already. It was disappointing that the 2021 skills fair could no to go ahead due to covid restrictions however I am determined that next year’s event will be bigger and better.


It is not too late to sign up and all businesses are very welcome. Email or call 01228550684 for more details, and of course if you are looking for a training course, job or change of career, please save the date.’