The charity WorldSkills UK champions world-class apprenticeships and technical skills. We do this by engaging young people in skills competitions, delivering experiential careers events, role modelling to challenge stereotypes and using our research to support the apprenticeship agenda.
Our goals are to support business competitiveness, young people’s employability and excellence in standards.
WorldSkills UK brings together WorldSkills UK Skills Competitions, The Skill Show and WorldSkills UK Champions.
WorldSkills UK manages the UK’s entry into the international skills competitions EuroSkills and WorldSkills.
For further information visit: www.worldskillsuk.org
Centre of Excellence Combats Covid Crisis as @WorldSkillsUK and @NCFE join forces
A breakthrough approach to training young people was launched today (21 Sept), bringing world-class skills to tens of thousands of apprentices and students at colleges across the UK, in a game-changing development aimed at combating the economic impact of Covid-19.
To be selected to represent the UK at EuroSkills, Europe’s largest skills competition, feels fantastic. To be the first apprentice, along with my teammate Kamil Zmich, to represent the UK in the Industry 4.0 Competition is a complete honour.
Comment from @CollegesScot on EuroSkills Squad Announcement
Three of Scotland’s college students have been selected to join the Team UK Squad for the upcoming EuroSkills Graz 2020, taking place from 6-10 January 2021. Joining the fourteen strong squad are: