Carlisle Skills Fair, organised by Conservative MP for Carlisle John Stevenson.
Ewan Pullen (centre left), from the University of Cumbria, has encouraged employers to attend advice sessions.
BAE's shipyard in Barrow. The company has been featured in a top 10 for apprenticeships.
Defence Minister Michael Fallon attended BAE Systems in Barrow-in-Furness to mark the start of manufacturing on the "Successor" submarines