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National competitions

The WorldSkills UK  national competition heats for 2014 kick off in April and competitors will compete to secure a place in the National Final. Download heat date and venues here >>

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WorldSkills UK inspires young people and adults to be ambitious in their pursuit of skills to the highest level.  

The National Competitions are designed to test competitors’ skills in a range of critical elements that demonstrate excellence in their chosen trade.

The activity, designed by industry experts, enhances qualities valued by employers such as team work, time management and working to deadlines.

The A-Z Guide gives detailed information about each competition. The Qualifications Levels document, gives details of the required levels for each competition.

Success in most WorldSkills UK Competitions can lead to representing the UK at the WorldSkills International Competition.