Have you ever wondered how the digital world works? How are video games made? How do people make money online?
This interactive programme will connect you with impressive local business leaders where you can discover more about the digital world and the growing opportunities available!
You will take part in practical tasks to help you understand how digital businesses run; you may even come out with a digital product idea of your own! From design to marketing and programming you will learn about the digital & creative process and rapid growth of the digital industry!
While each session is sector-focussed, our one-day insight virtual placements offer insightful interactions and an overview of industries in our region. This structured and creative-led initiative is delivered entirely live and online, helping you to explore the world of work directly from the classroom. There’s a focus on discovering sectors and raising aspirations, with an emphasis on the varied roles in each industry.
Covering a range of different sectors including Business, Media, Law, Finance, Engineering, Maritime and Automotive, High Tide offers real-life insight into industries across the Tees Valley. Since 2012, our programmes have provided unique and life-enriching experiences that help young people engage with employers, increase understanding and improve skills.