Secondary Schools

How to get involved in Engineers Week

Dream Big

Host a screening of the Dream Big: Engineering Our World movie.

Organise & register your event

Organise your own event and you might win a prize. Do you need inspiration? Get inspiration from St. Mary’s Derry. Read through our ideas.

Book an event

See what organisations are running events in your local area in our event listings.

Celebrate with hands-on fun

Check out ideas for engineering activities you can do with your students to celebrate Engineers Week.

Virtually visit a power plant

Check out ESB’s interactive educational resource on electricity generation for students.

Play our quiz

Play the fun Engineering Personality Quiz & find out the exciting types of engineering that best suit you.

Engineers Week Notice Board

Make an Engineers Week noticeboard. Print out these Role Models. Display local projects and showcase past pupils who went on to study engineering ?

John Phillip Holland Documentary

Celebrate Irish engineering during Engineers Week! As seen on RTÉ – host a screening of the acclaimed documentary based on John Philip Holland: the revolutionary Irish engineer behind the first fully functioning modern submarine. Register to receive a link

Letter to parents

?‍? Raise the profile of engineering in your school, and outline the growing job opportunities within the industry. Send a letter out to parents to ensure they understand just how dynamic and rewarding a career in engineering is!