Careers and development support from Hinkley Point C
Our education and skills programmes
HPC Inspire: for up to 16s
HPC Inspire is Hinkley Point C’s education programme for teachers and educators in the South West region. We provide curriculum and Gatsby Benchmarks-linked support through learning and careers resources, assemblies, workshops, careers insight programmes and films.
Young HPC: 16-21s
Young HPC is our skills and development programme to fast-track young people onto the project. We provide exclusive access to events with employers. Free development courses to help young people reach their potential. And careers tools, support and advice.
HPC Jobs Service: 16+
The HPC Jobs Service is the place to go to find job vacancies on the Hinkley Point C project. Students can register for free to receive alerts on different jobs. And the team are happy to give advice about roles on the project or the skills employers are looking for.
Apprenticeships are a core part of our workforce at Hinkley Point C. We aim to create 1,000 apprenticeships during construction alone. It’s a great way to start your career, learn a skill for life and earn a good salary.
Education and skills blog
Explore Hinkley Point C's 'Start' profile
Start is a free and comprehensive digital platform, offering schools and colleges a single starting point to help simplify and improve careers guidance in schools. Explore our profile to find out more about the project, our education programmes, the roles that are available and much more.
Want to learn more about the various roles on site at Hinkley Point C? Take a look at our HPC Career Insights and Apprenticeships playlist on YouTube. There’s a huge range of films on different careers (e.g. welding, project controls and catering) featuring real-life stories from young people working on the project.
The Net Zero Challenge
This project-based activity for young people challenges them to help their community reach Net Zero. It’s an opportunity for young people to tackle climate change where they live. And it supports educators in meeting their curriculum and careers goals.
School and college visits
Occasional public tours of the Hinkley Point C site can be arranged through the Hinkley Point visitor centre in Bridgwater, where you can find lots more information about the project.
If you would like to book a tour of the Hinkley Point C construction site or Hinkley Point B power station, please contact the Visitor Centre by phone or email for more information.
Telephone: 0333 009 7070
The best way to contact us about Hinkley Point C is by completing our online enquiry form. You can also call us on 0333 009 7070 (24 hour free phone number).