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Accelerating young people's careers

  • Emily-Rose - IT Solutions for Business Skills Champion
    07 MAY 2020

    Emily-Rose - IT Solutions for Business Skills Champion

    Emily-Rose from New College Durham was a national finalist in the IT Solutions for Business competition in 2019. She explains how taking part in our competitions has made a positive difference to her and why she would like to see a broader approach to education and training.

  • Kamil - Network Infrastructure Technician Skills Champion
    23 APR 2020

    Kamil - Network Infrastructure Technician Skills Champion

    Kamil from City of Glasgow College won gold in our Network Infrastructure Technician competition in 2019. He explains why preparation for competitions is so important and why he wants to share the knowledge he has gained from his experiences with others.

  • Nathan - Automotive Refinishing Skills Champion
    09 APR 2020

    Nathan - Automotive Refinishing Skills Champion

    Automotive Refinishing silver-medallist and Skills Champion Nathan explains why he thinks more young people should consider apprenticeships and how taking part in WorldSkills UK Competitions brought out the best in him.

  • Catherine - Forensic Science Skills Champion
    27 MAR 2020

    Catherine - Forensic Science Skills Champion

    Catherine explains her journey to becoming a Forensic Science Skills Champion, and what she's learnt from taking part in WorldSkills UK Competitions.

  • Joseph - Digital Media Production Skills Champion
    18 MAR 2020

    Joseph - Digital Media Production Skills Champion

    Digital Media Production bronze-medallist Joseph explains how taking part in the competition has helped his career and why he wants to inspire others as a Skills Champion.

  • Aiyeesha - Culinary Arts Skills Champion
    04 MAR 2020

    Aiyeesha - Culinary Arts Skills Champion

    Culinary Arts national finalist Aiyeesha explains how taking part in WorldSkills UK Competitions has benefited her career as a chef de partie.

  • Jasmine - Visual Merchandising Skills Champion
    20 FEB 2020

    Jasmine - Visual Merchandising Skills Champion

    Visual Merchandising Skills Champion Jasmine Field speaks about the benefits and importance of WorldSkills UK competitions.

  • Jordan - Painting & Decorating Skills Champion
    07 FEB 2020

    Jordan - Painting & Decorating Skills Champion

    Painting and Decorating national finalist Jordan explains why he chose his apprenticeship and why he wants to inspire others as a Skills Champion.

  • John - Plastering Skills Champion
    31 JAN 2020

    John - Plastering Skills Champion

    Discover how John went from being unsure about plastering, to winning gold in the WorldSkills UK Plastering Competition at the National Finals.

  • Rebecca's story
    22 JAN 2020

    Rebecca's story

    We caught up with Rebecca to find out how competing in WorldSkills UK Competitions helped to increase the standard of her work.

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