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 have met 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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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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Win a trip to Abu Dhabi!

This year WorldSkills will hold the #SkillsForAll video contest. The winner will become the official vlogger at WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017. The flights, accommodation and package of the winner to the event will be paid, and he or she will be embedded in the marketing...

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The countdown has begun to the 44th WorldSkills Competition, this October in Abu Dhabi. For the first time, the Competition will be held in the Middle East, marking an important milestone for WorldSkills and the United Arab Emirates. Vocational Education and Training...

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