Over 600 pupils at CodiSTEM

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OVER 600 year 9 pupils vis­ited the brand new Canol­fan STEM for the an­nual CodiSTEM event.

The event, now in its fifth year, is aimed at rais­ing aware­ness among young peo­ple of in­creas­ing train­ing and ca­reer op­por­tu­ni­ties in the STEM (science, tech­nol­ogy, en­gi­neer­ing and maths) arena.

CodiSTEM 2019 was held at the £13.6M state-of-theart en­gi­neer­ing train­ing fa­cil­ity at Grŵp Llan­drillo Me­nai’s Llangefni site, which was of­fi­cially opened ear­lier in the day by the Rt Hon Mark Drake­ford AM, First Min­is­ter of Wales.

Young peo­ple took part in in­ter­ac­tive, hands on learn­ing work­shops and were given the chance to dis­cuss po­ten­tial job op­por­tu­ni­ties with STEM sec­tor em­ploy­ers, as well as try out some of the ex­cel­lent learn­ing fa­cil­i­ties of­fered at Canol­fan STeM.

● Pupils at the re­cent CodiSTEM event at Grŵp Llan­drillo Me­nai’s Llangefni site

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