22 SEP 2020
Parisa Shirazi, Head of Skills Development and International Competition, explains how the newly launched WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence, in partnership with NCFE, will lead the way in developing a world-class skills system and provide young people from all backgrounds with the best chance of success.
20 AUG 2020
Our Head of National Competitions and Careers Dee Aylett-Smith explains how our careers resources and training programmes can help to inspire and develop young people following their GCSE results.
13 AUG 2020
Just received your BTEC results? Our National Competitions team explain what options you can take next to help improve your employability skills and make you stand out from the competition.
06 AUG 2020
In his latest blog, our Chief Executive Dr Neil Bentley-Gockmann OBE explains why focusing on developing higher standards in technical education is vital for giving the next generation the skills they need to succeed and creating a sustained economic recovery.
31 JUL 2020
Hannah Payne, our Learning and Development Co-ordinator, recently completed her Level 3 Business Administration apprenticeship at WorldSkills UK. She explains why she decided an apprenticeship was the best route for her and the valuable skills she's learnt along the way.
21 JUL 2020
Lockdown has not stopped students from North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College (NWSLC) from keeping up with their training as part of Squad UK, as Marion Plant, OBE FCGI, Principal and Chief Executive of NWSLC explains in our latest guest blog.
15 JUL 2020
On World Youth Skills Day, our Impact and Evaluation Manager John Lee explains what our recent survey of our young competitors shows about how they're coping with the coronavirus pandemic and their resilience at this challenging time.
14 JUL 2020
In his latest blog, our Chief Executive Dr Neil Bentley-Gockmann OBE responds to recent announcements from the Chancellor and the Education Secretary, which represent a sea change for technical education.
29 JUN 2020
Paul Doran, Lecturer at Southern Regional College and WorldSkills UK Training Manager, Wall and Floor Tiling, explains how he's continuing to deliver world-class training during lockdown thanks to our generous partners.
23 JUN 2020
Our Volunteer and Alumni Manager Thomas Shirt explains how our new 'Teach Tom' online tutorials are helping to inspire young people to learn about different careers and try out new skills.