5 February - 8 February

Visitor Economy Week - Sponsored by The Apprenticeship Hub


About Visitor Economy Week

Welcome to the Liverpool City Region Visitor Economy week sponsored by The Apprenticeship Hub and Liverpool Hospitality Association. Visitor Economy Week saw a range of activities taking place at all colleges within the Liverpool City Region. The region will host events between February 4th – 8th 2019.

The week includes events, involving school children, students, teachers, parents and employers. The 4 days of activity showcase the variety of opportunities and the diverse skills associated with the region’s growing visitor economy. All events are planned by the key FE colleges of the Liverpool City Region in collaboration with their partners including Riverside College, Hugh Baird College, St Helens College, Knowsley Community College, Southport College, Wirral Met College, The City of Liverpool College.

The launch event will take place on Monday 4th February, at Liverpool Football Club, Anfield with guests including Liverpool City Region Metro Mayor and key representatives and stakeholders from within the Visitor Economy who are committed to investing in young people to help them realise their potential within this exciting and diverse sector. 

Given the growing profile Visitor Economy Week, we are delighted to announce that a Visitor Economy Skills Show will be held after the VE week launch event also at Anfield. 

The Skills Show itself will be a free event that will give attendees the unique chance to meet local employers, apprenticeship providers, Combined Authority representatives, FE colleges, Education providers and universities all under one roof. The Skills show will include demonstrations, exhibitors, hands-on activities and one-to-one talks with students and employers, skills providers and FE Colleges.

For information on exhibiting at the VE skills show, please email natasha.mealor@liverpoollep.org



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