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  • Register today for WorldSkills UK Competitions!
    02 MAR 2020

    Register today for WorldSkills UK Competitions!

    From today, students and apprentices can register for WorldSkills UK Competitions in over 60 skills, offering a fantastic opportunity to test their skills against others across the country.

  • Introducing the WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence!
    27 FEB 2020

    Introducing the WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence!

    It was announced today (27 February 2020) that WorldSkills UK is launching the WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence, with the aim of mainstreaming excellence in skills development across the UK. The Centre is being partnered and funded by education and skills charity NCFE.

  • How can we raise the status of technical education in the UK?
    26 FEB 2020

    How can we raise the status of technical education in the UK?

    The latest WorldSkills UK Productivity Lab event – Raising the status of technical education: what can the UK learn from other countries - took place today (26 February 2020) at RICS’ headquarters in London.

  • Jos De Goey
    24 FEB 2020

    Jos De Goey

    On Friday 21 February the President and Chair of WorldSkills International, Jos de Goey, sadly passed away.

  • WorldSkills UK announces new appointment to Board of Trustees
    06 FEB 2020

    WorldSkills UK announces new appointment to Board of Trustees

    WorldSkills UK, the education and skills charity, has announced that Brian Doran, Principal and Chief Executive of Southern Regional College, with campuses in counties Armagh and Down in Northern Ireland, has joined its Board of Trustees.

  • Meet our Diversity and Inclusion Heroes: Catcote Academy Sixth Form
    27 JAN 2020

    Meet our Diversity and Inclusion Heroes: Catcote Academy Sixth Form

    Paul Sowerby, Key Stage 5 Curriculum Lead at Catcote Academy Sixth Form, was awarded the Programme/Initiative of the Year award – sponsored by Access: VFX – at the Diversity and Inclusion Heroes Awards hosted in November.

  • WorldSkills Unsung Heroes shortlist revealed!
    14 JAN 2020

    WorldSkills Unsung Heroes shortlist revealed!

    The shortlist for the new WorldSkills Unsung Hero category at the Tes FE Awards has been announced.

  • Meet our Diversity and Inclusion Heroes: The Girls' Network
    13 JAN 2020

    Meet our Diversity and Inclusion Heroes: The Girls' Network

    The Girls’ Network was recently awarded the Network of the Year award - sponsored by BAE Systems - at the Diversity and Inclusion Heroes Awards hosted in November.

  • UK’s best on Road to Shanghai
    08 JAN 2020

    UK’s best on Road to Shanghai

    WorldSkills UK, the education and skills charity, today named the 137 apprentices and students who will join its talent programme for the ‘skills olympics’ which will next be held in Shanghai, China in 2021.

  • Meet our Diversity and Inclusion Heroes: Southern Regional College
    03 JAN 2020

    Meet our Diversity and Inclusion Heroes: Southern Regional College

    Michael Purcell, Head of Marketing at Southern Regional College was recently awarded the Social Media Campaign of the Year award – sponsored by Toyota Manufacturing UK - at the Diversity and Inclusion Heroes Awards hosted in November.

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