Our success stories
20 OCT 2020
Elizabeth competed as part of Team UK in Restaurant Service at WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017, reaching world-class standards in her skill and securing a Medallion of Excellence. Since then, she has excelled in her career and is currently Assistant Restaurant Manager of Strathearn Restaurant at the five-star Gleneagles Hotel.
08 SEP 2020
Callum from Forth Valley College reached world-class standards of excellence in Painting and Decorating after taking part in our international development programme as part of Team UK and competing at WorldSkills Kazan 2019. He's now using the skills he's gained to set up his own business. Read his inspirational story.
05 SEP 2020
Zara from Pembrokeshire College was selected for Squad UK after winning a coveted Gold Medal in Beauty Therapy at last year's National Final. She explains how taking part in our international training programme has developed her skills as a beauty therapist and given her the confidence needed to succeed.
04 SEP 2020
Erica is on the Squad UK Hairdressing team. Discover how our world-class training programme has benefited her career and kept her focused during lockdown.
03 SEP 2020
Steven from Southern Regional College is part of the Squad UK Cooking team. Read on to find out how taking part in our international development programme has boosted his culinary skills, putting him on the path for his dream career.
02 SEP 2020
Ellie, who was selected for the Squad UK Visual Merchandising team after winning a Silver Medal at the National Finals explains how being part of our training programme has given her the skills and confidence to succeed in her career.
01 SEP 2020
Kirsty from Southern Regional College reflects on how being part of the Squad UK Beauty Therapy team and going through our world-class training programme has benefited her career and given her the confidence to open her own business.
28 AUG 2020
Liam, part of the Squad UK Stonemasonry team describes how the knowledge and skills he's gained from taking part in our international training programme has helped him to produce work at a high standard and will benefit him throughout his career.
27 AUG 2020
Chloe was selected for the Squad UK Cooking team after winning a Gold Medal in Culinary Arts in 2018. She reflects on the invaluable knowledge and skills that being involved in our international training programme has given her.
26 AUG 2020
Lewis is part of the Squad UK Web Design team. He explains how being able to access world-class training and support has boosted his confidence and given him the skills he needs to succeed in his career.