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‘Mental strength’ powers live careers event: work and wellbeing top of the agenda
21 October 2019
Work and wellbeing of young people are topping the agenda at WorldSkills UK LIVE the UK’s most important vocational event.
Raising awareness of apprenticeship opportunities in the security and surveillance industry
17 October 2019
WorldSkills UK and Skills for Security are launching a new Electronic Security Systems Competition at this year’s WorldSkills UK LIVE.
Celebrate our WorldSkills Unsung Heroes!
10 October 2019
The prestigious Tes FE Awards now include a ‘WorldSkills Unsung Heroes’ category to celebrate those who go above and beyond to support our young competitors.
World-first customised VR careers guidance coming to WorldSkills UK LIVE
9 October 2019
WorldSkills UK and Dev Clever, a leading developer of career guidance and development platforms, are delighted to bring the world’s first customised VR careers guidance.
WorldSkills UK launches free digital Careers Toolkit for Key Stage 3 and 4
7 October 2019
WorldSkills UK has created 19 lessons mapped against the Career Development Institute and Gatsby Benchmark Frameworks, giving teachers the tools they need.
Thoughts from Kazan – Mark Dawe
30 September 2019
The absolute privilege to be able to watch young people from around the world compete and demonstrate such an amazing array of skills.
WorldSkills UK and Million Minds tackle youth mental health
25 September 2019
At WorldSkills UK LIVE 2019, we will be joining forces with leading mental health experts to run the world’s largest lesson for young people.
Learning from the world’s best: How being a bit more Chinese and Brazilian could up the UK’s skills game
24 September 2019
Being globally connected is fundamental to a major nation’s development and outlook.
Thoughts from Kazan – Dr Neil Bentley-Gockmann
16 September 2019
Skills Olympics took place in Kazan, Russia - a spectacular global celebration of young people and skills that will live long in all attendees' memories.
Thoughts from Kazan – Ash Terron
9 September 2019
I visited WorldSkills Kazan as part of the UK team to present our live daily update show from the studio on the competition floor.
Thoughts from Kazan – Marion Plant
6 September 2019
My participation in the global conference challenged my thinking on how to prepare my teacher workforce for a future where technologies play a greater role.
Thoughts from Kazan – Alison Gowman
5 September 2019
The WorldSkills competitions need more publicity so that we can celebrate the talent of the young people and appreciate the training and professionalism.
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