FIT Show Skills Thursday

Brand new for FIT Show 2019, Skills Thursday is a chance for anyone looking to upskill or take their first steps towards one of the many careers available in fenestration to get all of the information that they need, under one roof, in one day.

What can you expect from #SkillsThursday?

  • Get ready to learn all about the ‘F Word’ - take part in practical sessions explaining exactly what fenestration is, what the various career options are and which training routes to follow to set you off on the right career path
  • Follow our #SkillsTrail to find out which companies have training programmes and recruitment schemes for you
  • Speak to one of our onsite training advisors on the Building Our Skills stand 
  • Speak directly to HR advisors from the industry to find out what opportunities they might have for you

  • Take part in CPD approved seminars covering a range of topics, from employability and and training through to the latest innovations in fenestration

  • Watch the masters at work with practical demonstrations from some of the industry’s leading glass and glazing brands
  • See the latest products and innovations up close and speak directly to the people who are helping to shape the industry

How to register

If you’re a student and would like to get a taste of what your career in fenestration might look like, you can register to attend FIT Show 2019 on May 23rd here.

If you’re a careers advisor and would like to know more about what FIT Show can offer your students, or to arrange a group booking, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Skills Thursday for businesses

On Thursday 23rd May, our exhibitors will be hosting careers pop ups to offer advice to young people looking to enter the fenestration industry, as well as those looking for a career change. If you’re a business and would like to get involved in Skills Thursday, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Throughout FIT Show, we’ll also be offering business clinics and seminar content specifically to help businesses understand the various funding options for apprenticeships, how to attract new talent, how to retain and upskill existing talent and, ultimately, how to build the best workforce today and for the future.

If you're a prospective visitor, you can preregister to attend now!