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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.

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Save-the-date for European Vocational Skills Week

The 2nd European Vocational Skills Week will take place on 20 to 24 November 2017. Below please find a letter from Commissioner Marianne Thyssen: The First European Vocational Skills Week in 2016 showed us just how much so many people care about making sure vocational...

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EuroSkills 2016 Overall Video Report now online!

Only one month has passed since EuroSkills 2016 in Gothenburg Sweden came to an end and a final video summarizing the event is now online. In line with the philosophy to create a EuroSkills legacy within the community of Gothenburg on different levels, EuroSkills 2016...

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European VET Week

On 5-9 December 2016, the first European Vocational Skills Week took place with events in Brussels and hundreds of activities in Member States, EFTA and EU candidate countries organized at national, regional and local levels. WSE President Hubert Romer and Norbert...

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