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Improving the world with the power of skills

WorldSkills is showcasing the value of skills and raising the recognition of skilled professionals worldwide.

Skills are the foundation of modern life. Everything, from the houses we live in to the societies we create, is the result of skills. They are the driving force behind successful careers and companies, thriving industries and economies. Skills keep the world working.

Upcoming Events and Competitions

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WorldSkills São Paulo 2015

11-16 August 2015

National Competition Saudi Arabia
1-2 April 2015

PROTON Automobile Skills Competition
2-5 April 2015

WorldSkills Oceania
14-19 April 2015

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Latest News

National Finals: A huge success for WorldSkills France!

The National Finals of WorldSkills France, held in Strasbourg 29-31 January 2015, were a great success. There were 823 Competitors in this Competition for young professionals. Beyond the personal adventure of the Competition, their motivation and skills are the best proof that vocational education is the path to success for young people.

Results were announced on Saturday night in Strasbourg's Zenith concert hall. The place was crowded and filled with laughter, tears and battle cries as the winners of every competition arrived on stage, acclaimed by their families, friends, and coaches.

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