Opps Fair asks industry professionals and role models to talk to and show your children about the exciting career opportunities in and around Portsmouth. Opps Fair is at Guildhall Portsmouth on Saturday 18th October 2014 from 10am until 3pm.

What is the Opps Fair

Now in its fourth year, the Opps Fair is aimed at raising the aspirations and expectations of young people by getting them excited about living and working in the City. We invite thousands of children to come along with their friends and family to join in some interactive sessions and workshops whilst learning about different pathways into careers and get practical advice.

Major Employers

Opps Fair showcases many innovative industry opportunities for children.

A fun day out

Have some fun with hands on demonstrations and interactive stands.

Information for Parents

Plenty of information is available for parents at the event to takeaway.

The Opps Fair in 3 minutes

See how much fun everyone had at last year's event.

Come along to this year's event - Guildhall Portsmouth, Saturday 18th October 2014

Latest news from Opps Fair

Portsmouth Watersports Centre

Portsmouth Watersports Centre will be bringing along a small dinghy and a Kayak where students can sit inside. Portsmouth Watersports Centre wiill demonstrate how young people can utilise the water/sea near to them and chat about sporting achievements and how then can be acquired.

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Bam Construction Ltd

Bam Construction Ltd – will show a display of their last completed project in Somerstown, Portsmouth including a ‘fly through and time lapse’ of the project. Students will gain a wider understanding of the professional roles in Construction.

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Mountjoy – Students will learn what trades they can consider within property maintenance and what sort of work tradesmen do.

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