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WorldSkills UK’s Learning Lab is live
Our exciting and inspiring new digital Learning Lab resource for educators, students and apprentices is now live.
EDI Heroes Awards 2023
Nominations are open for the 4th Annual EDI Heroes Awards, 2023.
FANUC hosts WorldSkills UK Industrial Robotics National Competition Final
Leading organisation in industrial robotics FANUC hosts WorldSkills UK National Final
Team UK goes global for gold
Students and apprentices from the UK will be going for gold at international skill competitions taking place across the globe this autumn.
Wales to host first UK international skills competition for a decade
Wales to host first UK international skills competition for a decade.
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
Support is available to ensure that young people from all backgrounds can access our life-changing programmes.
Fujitsu becomes competition headline sponsor
Fujitsu supports young professionals entering industry
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