An aircraft design challenge STEM day and a chance to win tickets for a VIP visit to the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) in July!
Road to RIAT: Blast Off! competition is delivered by the Royal Air Force Charitable Trust, the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT), in partnership with The Smallpeice Trust.
Aimed at secondary school students aged 11-14 based in Scotland, North West, North East, South West, West Midlands, and East Midlands.
Register your school in this comprehensive aircraft design challenge, run as a STEM Day by an external facilitator, and be in with a chance to win tickets to RIAT in July 2024.
Why should schools be involved?
How to register?
School registration is easy, simply email: [email protected]
Places are limited and will fill up fast.
Improve engagement, interest or enjoyment in STEM subjects
Improve awareness and aspirations for STEM-related study and careers
Challenge stereotypes by showing the diversity of disciplines, people and skills involved in engineering
The Gatsby benchmarks are a framework for good careers guidance for schools across all of England and in some areas across the rest of the UK. This experience helps your school to reach the following benchmarks:
The essential skills every young person needs to succeed in education and their future career. Find out more at the Skills Builder Partnership. This experience builds the following skills:
Creativity - the use of imagination and the generation of new ideas.
Problem solving - the ability to find a solution to a complex situation or challenge.
Empowering the digital innovators of tomorrow to develop a creative tech-based solution to address the unique theme of each monthly challenge.
A free STEM programme for 400 state primary schools that brings the excitement of aerospace engineering right into classrooms across the UK.