7 & 8
August 2019

Exhibition Park in Canberra


Welcome to Canberra CareersXpo!

For Students, Parents and Carers to explore Career and Post-School options

The Canberra CareersXpo is an annual event usually conducted on the first Wednesday and Thursday of August each year. This year the event falls on the 7th and 8th August. The Canberra CareersXpo specialises in the provision of valuable career opportunities to secondary students throughout the ACT and surrounding NSW schools network. There are over 100 local and national exhibitors, including universities, colleges, and career placement organisations providing a wide range of information sources. Entry is free.

The Canberra CareersXpo is open from 9.15am to 3.00pm and 5.00pm to 7.00pm on Wednesday and 9.15am to 2.30pm on Thursday.

Student Booklet

Students are encouraged to download the Student Booklet and take advantage of this amazing opportunity. Ask lots of questions and gather as much information as you can!

In this booklet, there are activities for you to complete before, during and after your visit to the CareersXpo. Talk to your teachers, friends and family about what you see and learn.

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Whiz Kids Shine

They wear Olympic colours and they train around the clock. But these Canberra teens are not your typical elite athletes. Read the full article from the Chronicle – 26 June – here.

Bright sparks make the connection

The ability to “speak apprentice” is one of Geoff Clisby’s most effective tools when training the next generation of electricians. Clisby, who teaches subjects in the Certificate III Electrotechnology course at Chisholm Institute, says his background in the trade helps him get the best from students. “Sharing experiences with apprentices helps to get their attention … Continue reading Bright sparks make the connection

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