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We want to share global best practice in skills development.
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Achieving Excellence in Further and Technical Education
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Find out about our partnerships and how they drive impact and deliver mutual benefit
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How we’ve inspired young people to choose high-quality apprenticeships and technical education as prestigious career routes
How we’ve developed educators, by sharing international best practice, to deliver high quality training and assessment
How we’ve innovated to help employers by benchmarking with skills systems from across the world to inform policy and practice
UK needs investment strategy with skills at its heart or will miss out on foreign investment
WorldSkills UK recommendations for skills to attract inward investment.
Achieving Excellence workshops for FE educators
Free to join CPD opportunity for FE edcuators.
Applications open for year three of the WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence
Opportunity to join leading edge Centre of Excellence group.
WorldSkills UK Spring Statement response
We respond to the sections of the Chancellor's Spring Statement relating to jobs and skills.
2022 international pressure tests and best practice exchanges
How working with our counterparts across the world drives up standards in the UK.
WorldSkills UK Competitor Support Fund launched
Financial help for National Qualifier and National Final competitors.
Fujitsu becomes competition headline sponsor
Fujitsu supports young professionals entering industry
WorldSkills UK Competitions – 2022 cycle now open
Give your students and apprentices the chance of a lifetime.
Announcing our Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Heroes Awards winners!
See the full list of winners of our Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Heroes Awards!
WorldSkills UK welcomes government focus on alternatives to university
We are keen to work with colleges and universities on Government plans to diversify how people access education and skills.
International Skills Summit 26 April 2022: Building a world-class skills economy in the UK
Join us for Worldskills UK’s third International Skills Summit at the City of Glasgow College on Tuesday 26 April 2022. Supported by NCFE, this prestigious
Online competition development programme benchmarking
How to give students a taster of competitions, pitting their scores against 2021 competitors' averages.
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