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WorldSkills UK is a partnership between businesses, education and Governments that accelerates young people’s careers giving them the best start in work and life.

We achieve this through our three core programmes:


Delivering inspiring careers advice through events and role models.

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Driving up technical and employability standards – and showcasing these at regional, national and international levels through skills competitions.

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Developing new commercial products to enhance young people’s skills and career development.

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The Skills Show, from WorldSkills UK, is the largest free experiential skills, apprenticeships and careers event in the UK, taking place 16-18 November 2017

The Industrial Strategy: WorldSkills UK Response

The Industrial Strategy: WorldSkills UK Response

Read our response to the Governments Industrial Strategy’s and how we can support it in three key ways:
- Boosting experiential careers advice to help all young people achieve their potential
- Developing world-class standards in STEM and technical education through skills competitions
- Leveraging our unique international-to-local platform to showcase the best of UK skills

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