World Skills 2015

A golden homecoming for TeamUK
TeamUK’s outstanding WorldSkills competitors received a rapturous welcome home with a celebration event in the heart of London. Skills Minister Nick Boles and Prime Minister David Cameron’s apprenticeship adviser...
TeamUK comes in at seventh place at WorldSkills 2015
TeamUK finished in seventh place at this year’s WorldSkills competition, held in Brazil. The team took home three gold medals, three silver, two bronze and 21 medallions for...
Sao Paulo you beauty! Triple UK gold crowned with best WorldSkills competitor first
Three golds were crowned with an illustrious first for TeamUK as beauty therapist Rianne Chester was handed the award for best overall WorldSkills competitor in a glorious night...
WorldSkill 2015 - Team UK Souvenir Supplement
In partnership with City and Guilds, download our free souvenir supplement from WorldSkills Sao Paulo 2015.
Landscape gardener Matthew Beesley pays WorldSkills credit to mum and dad
Whether WorldSkills Sao Paulo results in a medal or not for Matthew Beesley, one thing he will be taking away is the knowledge of just how important his...
Day 2 WorldSkills | TeamUK competitor's shipments of Brazilian plaster and months of training in attempt for gold
Some ingenious thinking about the difference between British and Brazilian plaster could lead TeamUK competitor Robert Johnson to gold. The Redcar & Cleveland College 22-year-old had 80 bags...
Video | Team UK's journey so far at World Skills 2015
Day 1 WorldSkills | Early challenges for WorldSkills Team UK during day one of competitions
Danny Hoang loves mangoes — juicy Brazilian mangoes, just like the ones he’s having to work with for his cookery challenge at WorldSkills Sao Paulo today. The Team...
AELP chief calls for more independent learning provider involvement with WorldSkills
As competition at WorldSkills 2015 gets into full swing in Brazil, the Association for Employment and Learning Providers (AELP) has urged independent learning providers (ILPs) to get more...
Singing, dancing and an ambassador's welcome mark Team UK visit to Sao Paulo schoolchildren
It had singing, it had dancing, it had speeches and it had an international flavour — no, it wasn’t the WorldSkills opening ceremony, but a hugely colourful visit to...
'Share the lessons of Sao Paulo,' flag-waving competitors are told as WorldSkills 2015 opens
The flag-bearing best young tradesmen and women of the world were urged to share with everyone the life lessons of competing in Sao Paulo as the curtain went...

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