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Construction Metalwork

Construction Metalwork

Construction Metalworkers fabricate, assemble and join large and small metallic structures



This WorldSkills UK competition focuses on all the essential requirements for a successful career as a metalwork specialist in the engineering industry.  The competition has been designed to reflect the role of an advanced metal fabricator and meet industry standards.

 Entry criteria

  • This is an individual competition
  • A maximum of 20 entries per organisation
  • Competitors must be familiar with the core competences (these can be found in the Tools section below)

Steps to taking part in this skills competition

  1. Register to enter this competition by 12 April 2019.
  2. Competitors will be invited to a National Qualifier during Spring/Summer 2019.
  3. WorldSkills UK quality assure the results and finalists will be notified by September 2019.
  4. Finalists will participate in the UK National Final at the NEC in November 2019 as part of WorldSkills UK LIVE.

Additional information

  • Download the competition overview from the Tools section to find out more about this skills competition and help with your preparation.

Heats, dates and venues

02/05/2019 New College Durham, Framwellgate Moor Campus, Framwellgate Moor, Durham, DH1 5ES
03/05/2019 NCLAN Motherwell Campus, 1 Enterprise Way, Motherwell, ML1 2TX
23/05/2019 Coleg Cambria -Deeside, Kelsterton Road, Connahs Quay, Deeside, CH5 4BR
29/05/2019 Furness College, Channelside Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria LA14 2PJ
12/06/2019 The Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education, Nuns Corner Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN34 5BQ
18/06/2019 HETA, CATCH, Redwood Industrial Estate, Kiln Lane, Stallingborough, DN41 8TH
19/06/2019 Dudley College of Technology. Advance Campus. Priory Road, Dudley. West Midlands. DY1 4AS
25/06/2019 Burnley College, Princess Way, Burnley, BB12 0AN


Competition organising partner

Competition organising partner

Semta is the competition organising partner for the Construction Metalwork competition.

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