business breakfasts

bb1Our Business Breakfast and Partnership working demonstrates the forward thinking approach and the importance of linking Educationalists and Businesses together. Not only does this allow proactive working relationships to flourish, but ensures WHP Federation students have the opportunities to enhance their skillset and obtain their desired goals by gaining work experience and up-to-date advice about the world of work.

Our regular meetings are held at held from 7.30am to 9.00am at our Bramcote College Campus and allow for networking opportunities as well as sharing up-to date information that benefits both Educationalists and Business, as well as our young people. Each meeting is followed by a session for students. The details of the meetings for 2016-2017 are below:


  • Tuesday 13th December- Year 12 Key skills day

Last term saw our first combined Key Skills event and Careers Fair. The event allowed Year 12 students the opportunity to develop employability skills such as interview skills, CV development and how to make yourself stand out from others. The day was kicked off by Chair of Nottingham Means Business- Simon Gray, Entrepreneur Adam Bird and James Veness of School Energy Efficiency giving inspiring talks on Resilience, Managed Risk and Luck.

The careers fair aimed at Year 10-13s saw our young people speak with university providers and also representatives from a range of backgrounds, which enables them to plan their next steps. 

Keynote Speakers: Simon Gray (Chair of Nottingham Means Business) - Why Failure Leads to Success

Dan Miller (CEO of Young Professionals UK)- How Young People can Shape the Business Community


  • Tuesday 7th February- ICT and Digital Media workshops

Our next Business Breakfast is planned for Tuesday the 7th of February from 7.45am-9.00am at Bramcote College.

The speakers attending are:

Groundwork Nottinghamshire

NHS Apprenticeships

Health Watch and Federation Ambassadors.


  • Tuesday 21st March- STEAM workshop


  • Tuesday 9th May - Planning Meeting at Holme Pierrepont Conference Centre.  8am - 10am

    Although previously advertised as Health and Social Care, this meeting is now focussing on planning, with offshoot presentations on design and D2N2 updates.  The meeting will be held at Holme Pierrepont Conference Centre, if you ae interested in attending please contact Mel via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book a place


  • Tuesday 11th July- Business and Finance workshop

This webpage will be regularly updated - please keep checking for information regarding presenters. For further information or to book your place, please contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.