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2021 National Finalists Awards
Gold, Silver and Bronze Medallists for WorldSkills UK Competition National Finals to be announced.
Minister Jamie Hepburn visits National Finals at New College Lanarkshire
Scotland Minister supports National Finals 2021.
Launch of WorldSkills UK National Finals Competitions across UK
2021 National Finals launched and running across the UK.
WorldSkills UK and WorldSkills France sign international partnership
The drive continues to establish international relationships to raise standards of skills across the world.
Our Innovation Network welcomes new members
The Innovation Network has now invited nine more organisations to this community, joining the existing 35 colleges in the network.
Performance tables launched!
Senior Competitions Manager, Nina Jassal explains how performance data is being used to drive skills quality improvements.
Globally competitive and locally responsive?
What needs to happen to make the UK a world-class skills economy.
Foundation skills finalists announced
The full list of competitors has been announced after revealing the names of the 69 students who will compete in the 10 Foundation Skills Finals.
Training managers’ experience and expertise benefits IfATE Apprenticeship Route Panels
Our training managers join IfATE Apprenticeship Route Panels for digital and care services.
Digital skills are needed in all disciplines
Details of the packed programme for our free to access online Spotlight Talks event featuring digital careers.
How competitions make winners of all
How competitions help turn all students and apprentices into winners.
Congratulations to our national finalists!
We're delighted to announce over 400 students and apprentices who will be battling it out across 64 disciplines to be crowned national skills champions.
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