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Meet Kieron Kohlmann of the Champions Trust

Car professional Kieron Kohlmann wants to amplify the need for vocational skill development across the world.

Kieron believes there is a void in vocational skills uptake among global youth - and feels WorldSkills can help close that gap. In his new role on the WorldSkills Champions Trust, representing the Americas, Kieron, hopes to be part of the solution to the problem.

"In a time where education costs are at an all-time high, skills provide an excellent opportunity to obtain education that leads to a marketable career."

“The ever-increasing demand for skilled workers, means we have to do a better job of supporting youth pursue skilled profession.”

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