“What is…” skill demonstrations
Be entertained and inspired by talented students showcasing their skills and explaining what is happening in the skills competition areas.
WorldSkills UK LIVE gives visitors a chance to watch demonstrations of what it takes to work in different skills to a high level. For example, come and see our What is…Forensic Science demonstration to discover all the skills and techniques needed to be a successful crime scene investigator!
These demonstrations will help visitors:
- Gain a better understanding of what different skills and careers involve
- Discover how these skills are used in real careers
- Understand the skills and passion needed for WorldSkills UK Competitions
The “What is…” demonstrations present the exceptional talents of students, trainees or apprentices, as well as promoting excellence in a wide range of vocational skills.
Located in each sector hub, they demonstrate in real-world context what the competitors are doing and what high-quality performance looks like:
Fitness training; hairdressing; make up; floristry; painting & decorating; Floor & wall tiling; Bricklaying; CAD; Sheet metalwork; mechanical engineering & robotics; auto refinishing & body repair; aeronautical engineering; lab technician; forensic science; visual merchandising; graphic design; fine jewellery making.