Welcome to the Young HPC tool box!

Build your confidence and improve your chances of getting a job with our digital toolbox.

Here you’ll find all the help and guidance you need to prepare for and launch into the world of work. Use the resources in our digital toolbox to discover your strengths and weaknesses. To develop your skillset and improve your career prospects. And to create your own ‘toolbox’ so you can showcase your skills to employers.

Skills and behaviours

What are the 10 skills and behaviours that HPC employers are looking for? And how do you develop or demonstrate these?

Careers development

Find out how to develop your skillset and become the best version of yourself.

Build your own toolbox

Discover CV templates and interview techniques. And tips and advice on apprenticeships and assessment centres.

Routes to employment

There are so many ways in which you are able to access your future career. From apprenticeships, through to job roles via college or university; making the right choice for you is sometimes difficult.

What we hope is that your experience as a member of Young HPC will provide you with the advice, guidance and support needed to help you make that decision.

  1. Apprenticeships

  2. Degree Apprenticeships

  3. Internship

  4. Traineeship

  5. Higher Education

There is a constant flow of training available and different opportunities for me to further myself. I hope to continue my learning throughout my time here at HPC.

Thomas, Lifting Technician Apprentice

Elevate your career

Elevate is our intensive professional development programme to help young people like you develop your skills, learn more about yourself and meet with HPC employers. It runs in the summer and is free to Young HPC members.

Kickstart your journey

Start is a free online careers platform for young people like you. Create a profile to get an idea of what you’re good at. Discover what jobs you’re interested in. And record the activities you complete to show employers a record of your achievements.

Careers guidance

The National Careers Service offers free guidance and tools to help you make choices about your training and routes into work. Explore different job roles and careers options. Take a skills assessment check. And get practical help and support with filling in application forms or going for an interview.

This industry is forever booming and everyone wants to hire a qualified, certified, competent person; HPC will provide this for you, just work hard and be the best you can be!

Stacey, Apprentice Steel Fixer

Become a member

Are you aged between 16 and 21? If so, please click on the link below to register for Young HPC.

If you have any questions, please contact younghpc@edf-energy.com