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WorldSkills UK Competitions

WorldSkills UK Competitions brings together apprentices and young people from across the country to compete to be the best in their chosen skill.

They inspire future generations to be ambitious in their pursuit for excellence, while equipping them with life-long, world class skills. These talented individuals will be key in helping UK Businesses compete on the global stage and raise standards to an international level.

Registration for the 2017 cycle opens 1 March.

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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International Competitions

Our progress and successes at WorldSkills International and EuroSkills Competitions.

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Find a Competition

Each competition is designed to test competitors applied skills in a range of critical elements that demonstrates excellence in their chosen trade.

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Get involved - young people

Build on your skills, test your knowledge against your peers and showcase your potential to employers.

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Get involved - colleges and training providers

Raise standards in teaching, motivate learners and celebrate exceptional talent in your organisation by embedding Competition activity in curriculum programmes.

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Get involved - employers

Benchmark your apprenticeship and training programmes, develop employee skills and showcase the talent in your organisation.

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For Competitors

Find out everything you need to know about becoming a WorldSkills UK competitor.

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Accelerated Learning – our CPD programme

Benefit from our extensive experience with our Accelerated Learning – our CPD programme.

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Inclusive Skills Competitions

Inclusive Skills competition activity enables young people with learning or physical disabilities to display their work skills and growing independence.

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Hall of fame

Be inspired by the stories of some of our past competitors.

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Commonly Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions about WorldSkills UK Competitions.

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Competition partners

WorldSkills UK Competitions are generously supported by:

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