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WorldSkills UK LIVE Online
WorldSkills UK LIVE launches online, our exciting new digital offering focussed on inspiring, developing and mainstreaming excellence in skills for young people across the UK.
A step towards a world-class skills system
Parisa Shirazi, Head of Skills Development and International Competition, explains how our WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence, will develop a world-class skills system.
The first colleges to be a part of our Centre of Excellence are revealed!
The 20 colleges to be a part of the project were announced.
Meet our Centre of Excellence High-Performance Skills Coaches!
We’re pleased to announce four High-Performance Skills Coaches who will be leading the work of the WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence, in partnership with NCFE.
Higher skills standards will help deliver what the Chancellor wants
Economic consequences of Covid-19 make it more important than ever to support young people better prepare for work and enable employers to improve their productivity.
Our response to the College of the Future vision statement
Our Chief Executive, Dr Neil Bentley-Gockmann OBE, responds to the the Independent Commission on the College of the Future’s vision statement published today.
Guest blog: Students maintain training during lockdown
Lockdown has not stopped students from North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College (NWSLC) from keeping up with their training as part of Squad UK.
Update on WorldSkills UK COVID-19 action plan
In April, we launched our five-point action plan in response to COVID-19, setting out how we would continue to support young people.
WorldSkills UK monitoring coronavirus developments
WorldSkills UK continue to monitor the governments advice regarding coronavirus and together with our partners are reviewing the impact on our planned activities.
A sea change for technical education
A sea change for technical education as investment in skills prioritised in the Treasury’s ‘Plan for Jobs’ and promised ‘a major shift.
Back to the future as regeneration plan takes off
High quality digital skills will be ‘absolutely critical’ in the UK’s bid to attract foreign investment and help heal economic ravages of the Covid crisis.
Partnering with industry to build world-class standards
Paul Doran, Lecturer at Southern Regional College and WorldSkills UK Training Manager, Wall and Floor Tiling, explains how he's delivering world-class training during lockdown.
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