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National Skills Competitions

Transform the opportunities for your apprentices and students – enter the WorldSkills UK Competitions

Through National Skills Competitions we have been creating excitement and passion for learning in young people for 65 years. Designed by industry experts, the Competitions equip apprentices and students with the world-class skills needed to help UK businesses better compete globally.

What are WorldSkills UK Competitions?

Inspiring apprentices to be ambitious in their careers, WorldSkills UK Competitions equip young people with the right skills to help UK businesses compete better globally.

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Find a Competition

Discover all of the individual WorldSkills UK Competitions we run across four skill sectors.

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Quality kitemark

Our commitment is to continually monitor and review the standards of competition activity delivered on our behalf by our Partners'.

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Get involved

Learn more about WorldSkills UK Competitions and reasons to get involved!

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Inclusive Skills Competitions

Inclusive Skills Competitions enable young people with learning difficulties and disabilities to showcase their work skills and growing independence.

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WorldSkills UK National Final Results

The UK’s best young apprentices and students were crowned the nations’ No.1 in a glittering ceremony

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Competition partners

WorldSkills UK Competitions are generously supported by:

7 steps to taking part in WorldSkills UK competitions

7 steps to taking part in WorldSkills UK competitions

Find out how your learners and apprentices join our competitions for the chance to be crowned National and International Champion in their chosen skill.

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