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Open Evening

Students looking at Year 10 and Sixth Form options accompanied by parents/guardians


Principals Presentation

• What is a UTC?

• What can we offer you?

• Why join Derby Manufacturing UTC?

• Q and A session


General Information

• Do you have questions that need answering?

• What is the uniform and where can I get it

• How can my Child get to and from the UTC?

• What are the school day hours?

• What are the 2017/18 term dates?


Subject Areas

• Come and chat to our subject specialists to find out what subjects we study and what we can over you at Key Stage 4 (Year 10 & 11) and Key Stage 5 (Year 12 & 13)

• See examples of the work that we do 

• Discuss our pre-apprenticeship course starting in September 2017 – what are the advantages to you?


Student Support

• Speak to our dedicated staff about what we can offer

• Help with SEND and other concerns

• Emotional Support

• Academic Support

• General Support


Science – CSI Lab Demonstration

• Take a tour and visit our CSI lab 

• See various techniques used to solve problems

• Talk to our students to help them solve the problem

• How can interactive problem solving help in your academic studies?



• Come and have a go at Brazing with our Engineering Technician [15 places x 2 sessions]

• See our students working on the lathes to give you an idea what we do during engineering lessons

• Visit the practical areas and classrooms that hold our up to date equipment


Partner Zone

• Discuss the work that we do with our challenge partners – Rolls-Royce, Bombardier, Toyota, Lubrizol

• What options are available to you with engineering companies by joining a UTC


Careers / Work Experience

• Come and find out who we have links with

• What opportunities are available to you by joining a UTC

• What options you have a post 16 and post 18


...and leave knowing you could join us in September 2017.