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UK to miss net zero target without improved green career advice
A new report shows that young people who want careers that help the planet lack knowledge and understanding of which skills businesses actually need
Competitors Support Fund invites more applicants
The fund provides contributions to travel, equipment and clothing, care responsibilities plus staff cover costs for small and medium-sized employers.
Poland chosen to host EuroSkills 2023, whilst Germany and Luxembourg set to host EuroSkills 2027
An alternative location has been secured for Europe’s largest vocational education and skills event which will relocate from Russia to Poland.
UK and Netherlands skills partnership set to push apprentices further
WorldSkills UK and WorldSkills Netherlands will work together to build relationships between industry and education. Through the exchange of knowledge and ideas they aim to
National Competition Final 2022 venues announced!
Skills excellence will be coming to all four nations of the UK this November at our amazing 2022 National Competition Final venues.
Team UK going for gold at WorldSkills 2022 in China
Thirty-nine young people have been chosen to represent Team UK at the WorldSkills 2022 competition in China.
UK and Finland sign international skills partnership
The UK will work much closer with Finland to exchange knowledge, ideas and best practice following the signing of international skills partnership.
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.
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.
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