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Past Events

 

March 2017

  1. National Skills Competition Bahrain

    12-16 March 2017

    Kingdom of Bahrain

  2. National Skills Competition, WorldSkills France

    9-11 March 2017

    Bordeaux, France

    www.worldskills-france.org

  3. International Women's Day

    8 March 2017

    www.worldskills.org

    WorldSkills is proud to formally endorse HeForShe – a solidarity movement for gender equality, led by the United Nations.

  4. WorldSkills UK National Competitions

    1 March 2017 - 7 April 2017

    UK wide, United Kingdom

    www.worldskillsuk.org

February 2017

  1. National Skills Competition

    28 February 2017 - 4 March 2017

    IFEMA Trade Fair Institution of Madrid, Madrid, Spain

    www.todofp.es

    312 Competitors, in 25 Skills, from 17 autonomous regions and the cities of Ceuta and Trade Fair Institution, will participate in this event.

  2. National Competition Saudi Arabia

    20-22 February 2017

    Secondary Industrial Institute, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

  3. WorldSkills South Africa, National Competition

    14-16 February 2017

    International Convention Centre (ICC), Durban, South Africa

    www.worldskillssa.dhet.gov.za

    There will be approximately 120 participants from public TVET Colleges, Private Colleges, Universities of Technology, and Industry will compete in 22 skill areas. In addition, the competition will attract over 3000 high school learners from schools around the KwaZulu Natal Province to attend.

January 2017

  1. WorldSkills Competition Preparation Week

    29 January 2017 - 3 February 2017

    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  2. National Competition Denmark

    26-28 January 2017

    Gigantium, Aalborg Øst, Denmark, Denmark

    www.Skillsdenmark.dk

December 2016

  1. Irish National Skills Competition

    7-10 December 2016

    Institute of Technology, Dublin and Cork, Ireland

    www.facebook.com

November 2016

  1. EuroSkills 2016

    30 November 2016 - 4 December 2016

    Gothenburg, Sweden

    euroskills2016.com

  2. AustrianSkills 2016

    17-20 November 2016

    Messe Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria

    www.wko.at

  3. Brazil`s National Competition 2016

    10-13 November 2016

    Brasilia, Brazil

    portaldaindustria.com.br

October 2016

  1. 36th National Abilympics

    28-30 October 2016

    Yamagata, Japan

    www.javada.or.jp

  2. 17th National Skills Competition Iran

    23-26 October 2016

    Iran (Islamic Republic of)

  3. 54th National Skills Competition

    21-24 October 2016

    Yamagata, Japan

    www.javada.or.jp

  4. National Competition Norway

    17-20 October 2016

    Norway

  5. WorldSkills Australia National Competition

    6-9 October 2016

    Melbourne, Australia

    www.worldskills.org.au

  6. WorldSkills General Assembly 2016

    2-7 October 2016

    Niagara Falls, USA-Canada border, Canada

    www.worldskills2016.com

    For the first time in WorldSkills' history: Skills USA and Skills/ Competence Canada will co-host the General Assembly.

September 2016

  1. WorldSkills New Zealand National Finals

    29 September 2016 - 2 October 2016

    Wintec, Hamilton, New Zealand

    www.worldskills.org.nz

  2. National Skills Competition Italy/ South Tyrol

    29 September 2016 - 1 October 2016

    Bozen/Bolzano, Italy

    www.worldskills.it

  3. ASEAN Skills Competition

    19-29 September 2016

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    www.wsasean.org.

  4. National Skills Competition Namibia

    14-17 September 2016

    Ramatex Complex, Windhoek, Namibia

    www.nta.com.na

  5. National Skills Competition Korea

    5-12 September 2016

    Seoul Metropolitan city, Korea

    skill.hrdkorea.or.kr

    About 2,000 competitors in 49 different skills gather in Seoul and show their skills in front of thousands of visitors. Winners of this competition obtain the chance to participate in the selection competition for WSC2017.

  6. Regional Skills Competitions

    1 September 2016 - 31 October 2016

    France

    www.worldskills-france.org

    Regional events take place between January and October 2016 on various locations throughout the country, please see website for exact dates and additional information.

August 2016

  1. 46th National Skills Competition

    9-13 August 2016

    See below, Taichung City, Chinese Taipei

    www.labor.gov.tw

    47 trades Skill Competitions and approximately 1000 Competitors and 160 Experts. The Competition is taking place in the middle of Taiwan, on 4 Competition Sites: * 35 Skill Competitions, including Polymechanics and Automation, are taking place in Taichung-Changhua-Nantou Regional Branch. * 6 Skill Competitions, including Floristry, are taking place in the Academy of Labor, Taichung-Changhua-Nantou Regional Branch. * 5 Skill Competitions, including Pâtisserie and Confectionery,are taking place in the Overseas Chinese University, Taichung. * 1 Skill Competition, Aircraft Maintenance, is taking place in the Air Force Institute of Technology, Kaohsiung. *** For further information please contact: Mr. Yueh-Jyh Lin lyj@wda.gov.tw or phone: 886-4-22595700 ext. 502

July 2016

  1. World Youth Skills Day 2016

    15 July 2016

    Worldwide,

    www.worldskills.org

    15 July is World Youth Skills Day – a dedicated day focusing global attention on the relevance and critical importance of skills and youth development as a tool to benefit economies and societies.

June 2016

  1. Skills USA - National Leadership and Skills Conference

    20-24 June 2016

    Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, United States of America

    www.skillsusa.org

  2. Irish National Skills Competition

    14-17 June 2016

    Aviation Technology Centre and Grangegorman Campus, Dublin, Ireland

    www.facebook.com

  3. Skills Canada National Competition

    5-8 June 2016

    Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

    skillscompetencescanada.com

May 2016

  1. National Skills Competition Armenia

    27-28 May 2016

    Yerevan, Regional State College, Armenia

    www.mkuzak.am

  2. 4th WorldSkills Russia National Competition

    23-27 May 2016

    Crocus Expo, Moscow, Russia

    worldskills.ru

  3. National Competition Portugal

    22-27 May 2016

    Coimbra, Portugal

    www.worldskillsportugal.iefp.pt

  4. National Skills Competition

    17-19 May 2016

    Roofed Soccer Arena, Minsk, Belarus

    www.maneg.by

    During the National Championship there will be competitions where professional excellence will be assessed in over 30 skills, with participation of over 250 young professionals from the Republic of Belarus, Central and Eastern Europe. As part of the Educational Forum, an International Conference “Professional Potential of the Youth as an Effective Resource for Economic and Social Growth” will take place.

  5. WorldSkills Barbados 2016

    13-16 May 2016

    Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Bridgetown, Barbados

    www.worldskillsbarbados.org.bb

  6. National Skills Competition Sweden

    11-13 May 2016

    Malmö, Sweden

  7. Emirates Skills National Competition

    10-12 May 2016

    Abu Dhabi, UAE, United Arab Emirates

    www.emiratesskills.ae

  8. Finnish National Skills Competition, Taitaja2016

    9-12 May 2016

    Seinäjoki, Finland

April 2016

  1. GCC Skills

    26-28 April 2016

    Dammam City, Saudi Arabia

    www.emiratesskills.ae

  2. SkillStar Festival

    18-19 April 2016

    Hungary

    www.szakmasztar.hu

  3. WorldSkills Europe General Assembly

    17-19 April 2016

    Gothenburg, Sweden

    www.euroskills.org

  4. Regional Skills Competitions Korea

    6-14 April 2016

    See below, Korea

    skill.hrdkorea.or.kr

    Various locations throughout the seventeen regions and cities, South Korea. See website for additional information

March 2016

  1. Skills Talents - finals

    24 March 2016

    Deltapark Neeltje Jans, Zeeland, Netherlands

    www.skillstalents.nl

  2. Skills Heroes - finals

    17-19 March 2016

    RAI, hall 8, Amsterdam, Netherlands

    www.skillsheroes.nl

  3. Startech Days - National Skills Championship Belgium

    14-15 March 2016

    Bruxelles, Charleroi and Liège, Belgium

    www.worldskillsbelgium.be

  4. Noor Meister 2016/ Youth Masters 2016

    10-11 March 2016

    Estonian Fair Centre, Tallinn, Estonia

    Estonian National Competition

February 2016

  1. National Competition Denmark

    4-6 February 2016

    Fredericia, Denmark, Denmark

    www.skillsdenmark.dk

  2. 26th Thai National Skills Competition

    3-5 February 2016

    12 Regional Skills Development Institutes all over ., Thailand

January 2016

  1. 16th National Skills Competition Iran

    30 January 2016 - 2 February 2016

    Iran (Islamic Republic of)

December 2015

  1. Irish National Skills Competition

    9-12 December 2015

    Cork, Ireland

    www.facebook.com