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

Introduction project team EuroSkills 2018

With the preparations well underway, the Organizing Committee for EuroSkills 2018 currently has brought a few new members to the team. Here you can find a first introduction. Team EuroSkills 2018: "We are committed to make Euroskills Budapest 2018 into an...

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Leaders Forum during the WSE GA 2017

For the first time, a Leaders Forum is added to the General Assembly Program. A great development for the European movement, to see the increasing value for members but also non-members of the yearly GA. This first Leader Forum theme “Reappraising teaching methods in...

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Official Report of EuroSkills 2016, Gothenburg

Almost 4 months have passed since the EuroSkills 2016 came to an end. The Swedisch Organizing Committee took the opportunity to evaluate and summarize the successes and the lessons learned from this 5th edition. A document that gives a good insight of the reach and...

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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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