About us

WorldSkills Europe is a nonprofit member association, which promotes excellence in the field of skills and competence development.

Our Activitities

WorldSkills Europe creates and develops Skills promotional activities on a European level, divided over different area’s.

EuroSkills 2018

On 26–28 September 2018, young people up to the age of 25 from all over Europe will meet in Budapest to compete for the European title in vocational skills.

Discover the power of skills

WorldSkills Europe raises awareness for today’s need for skilled young professionals across Europe. The organisation promotes excellence in the field of skills and competence development by orchestrating the biennial EuroSkills event, a spectacular promotion of professions for young people.

Skills Explained

Upcoming events

  • SwissSkills 2018
    September 12, 2018September 16, 2018BERNEXPO AG, Mingerstrasse 6, 3014 Bern, Switzerland

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Latest news

Job opening: General Manager WorldSkills Europe

On behalf of the Board of Directors, the President of WorldSkills Europe announces the Call for the position of General Manager. The role description is attached here. To apply for the position of the General Manager of WorldSkills Europe the candidate shall submit...

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European Vocational Skills Week newsletter

Below please find information regarding three awards - part of the Awards of VET Excellence. Innovative VET provider award 2017 This award aims to identify a European provider of Vocational Education and Training (VET) that has contributed to VET excellence through...

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Successful General Assembly 2017 in Namur, Belgium

Last month the 11th WorldSkills Europe General Assembly took place in Namur, Belgium. In the days before fruitful working group meetings took place to discuss different topics such as the competition development towards EuroSkills 2018; how to be better prepared on a...

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