Our success stories
05 AUG 2020
Isaac from Nescot College, is part of the Squad UK IT Network Systems Administration team. He describes how taking part in WorldSkills UK Competitions has developed his skills and how he felt to be selected for Squad UK and the chance to compete internationally.
03 AUG 2020
Clara from the College of Agriculture Food and Rural Enterprise (CAFRE) and Armagh Blooms explains how being part of the Squad UK Floristry team is helping to prepare her for her dream career.
30 JUL 2020
Joel, an apprentice at Rolls-Royce, won Gold at the CNC Milling National Finals before being selected to join Squad UK. He explains how taking part in WorldSkills UK Competitions has developed both his personal and technical skills and why he would encourage more young people to get involved.
27 JUL 2020
Billie-Jo from South West College explains the benefits of being selected to join Squad UK as part of the Automotive Technology team and the challenges she's had to overcome while carrying on with training during the pandemic.
14 JUL 2020
Ben from Trafford College was selected for Squad UK after winning a Silver Medal in Patisserie and Confectionery at the National Finals in 2019. He describes the valuable skills he's gained from competing and what his favourite part of the experience has been so far.
03 JUL 2020
Ashleigh was selected for Squad UK after winning a gold medal in Culinary Arts at last year's National Finals. She explains how taking part in our competitions has helped her perform at a world-class standard and how she felt being selected for Squad UK.
16 JUN 2020
Health and Social Care Skills Champion Georgie won a Medallion of Excellence in EuroSkills 2012. She explains how the skills and experience she gained from competing has benefited her career and why she wants to share her passion with others.
05 JUN 2020
Nail Technician gold-medallist and Skills Champion Chloe tell us how competing developed her technical skills and has boosted her career prospects.
21 MAY 2020
Welding national finalist and Skills Champion Charley explains the skills he's learnt from taking part in our competitions and why he's passionate about supporting the next generation.
15 MAY 2020
Charley, Digital Media Production bronze-medallist and Skills Champion, explains what she enjoyed most about competing and her hopes for the future.