Team UK has taken home 15 medallions of excellence from WorldSkills 2019.
The medallions are earned by competitors who are judged to have reached the international standard in their skill.
— FE Week (@FEWeek) August 27, 2019
Team UK’s medallions come after they won two gold, one silver and one bronze in the competition.
Medallions were awarded for the UK to Thomas Thomas in plumbing and heating, Elliott Dawson in CNC milling, Thomas Lewis in electrical installation, Thomas Andrews in electronics, Jack Dakin and Danny Slater in mechatronics, Elizabeth Newcombe in floristry, Callum Bonner in painting and decorating, Mark Scott in wall and floor tiling, Christopher Caine in joinery, Tonicha Robert’s in chemical laboratory technician, Lewis Greenwood in bricklaying, Samuel Taylor and Shea McFerran in landscape gardening, Sam Everton in cooking, Collette Gorvette in restaurant service, and Orlando Rawlings and refrigeration and air conditioning.
Its previous totals from WorldSkills 2017 and EuroSkills 2018 were 13 and seven respectively.