BFRS National Careers Fair @Catterick on Thursday, 11 April 2024

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Thursday, 11 April 2024 from 09:30 to 13:15


Careers Fairs


Physical Event Only - Catterick Leisure Centre, Gough Road, Catterick, North Yorkshire, DL9 3EL


BFRS events are designed to connect forward-thinking companies with exceptional talent from the Armed Forces Community (AFC)!

Discover and explore diverse industry sectors, gain insights into current job market trends, understand the qualifications sought by employers, and connect with potential training providers, including those approved by the Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC) scheme. BFRS is committed to assisting you in acquiring new qualifications for future employment opportunities.

Crucially, BFRS collaborates with industry exhibitors who are either signatories to the Armed Forces Covenant or are pro-AFC. This reflects a recognition of the distinctive skills and experiences inherent in the Forces community.


What Sets Our Events Apart:

BFRS Events stand out by fostering genuine connections, offering diverse opportunities, creating a military-friendly environment, celebrating unique strengths, and tailoring events to meet the specific needs of the Armed Forces Community.

Our BFRS events attract top talent from the Armed Forces Community:

  • Serving Service Personnel (Regular & Reserves)
    • Royal Navy
    • Army
    • RAF
  • Veterans
  • Families (spouses/dependents)

An Event filled with Potential:  Immerse yourself at a BFRS event, filled with possibilities across multiple industries, from tech to finance, healthcare to engineering. Find your perfect fit and embark on an exciting new journey.

🚀 Thousands of Job Opportunities: Connect with national, local, and regional employers offering thousands of career possibilities tailored to your skills and aspirations.

💡 Upskill for Success: Empower your future by engaging with approved training providers offering new qualifications for your journey to success.

📈 Ignite Your Entrepreneurial Spirit: Discover the world of self-employment and unleash your entrepreneurial potential.

📚 CV and Career Guidance: Our experts provide free CV advice and career guidance to sharpen your competitive edge.

🤝 Expand Your Network: Network with industry professionals and create connections that could be the key to your dream career.

Your Event:

👥 For Attendees:

  • 09:15 – 13:10 hrs: Attendee registration
  • 09:30 hrs: Doors Open
  • 09:30 – 13:10 hrs: Networking & Refreshments
  • 13:00 hrs: Live Event Closes

Top Tip: Peek and surge attendance is traditionally as the doors open so you may wish to attend later to avoid the crowd.  

👤 For Exhibitors:

  • 16:00 – 18:00 hrs (Day Before): Set-up 1
  • 07:00 – 08:30 hrs: Set-up 2
  • 08:00 – 13:10 hrs: Networking & Refreshments
  • 08:45 hrs: Event Briefing
  • 09:30 hrs: Doors open for Attendees
  • 12:00 – 13:00 hrs: Exhibitor Lunch
  • 13:00 hrs: Live Event Closes


Discover the Future Today:

Register now for the BFRS National Career Fair and embark on a new journey of limitless possibilities. Whether you're an employer seeking top talent or a service leaver ready to conquer new frontiers, this event is your gateway to a brighter future!

Pre-register for the event please call or send a text with your Name, Unit/Ex-Unit, where you heard about the event, your postcode, and your email address followed by a Y to opt-in to receive event updates. (e.g. Joe Bloggs, 19 Regt RA,, Y). Or click "Register to Attend"

To text: 07812 742 950 (please quote the event location i.e Catterick)

To call: 02476 939 931

Are you a training company or a company ofering to provide training solutions, please contact us about your booking.



Below are a list of the exhibitors with the list of companies growing all the time. Click a company to visit their virtual stand and find out more..