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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, role models and careers advice resources.

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Competitions drive up technical and employability skills and we showcase these at local, national and international levels.

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Research, thought leadership, new tech competitions and using global insight into training and employability skills

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Our news

  • 05 DEC 2019

    Our valuable volunteers

    On International Volunteer Day, WorldSkills UK Volunteer and Alumni Manager Thomas Shirt celebrates the charity’s volunteers and explains why they make such a vital contribution.

  • 04 DEC 2019

    Over 72,000 wowed at WorldSkills UK LIVE 2019

    Over 72,000 people visited WorldSkills UK LIVE, the UK’s largest skills, careers and apprenticeships event, over three days (21-23 November 2019) at the NEC Birmingham.