WorldSkills - Abu Dhabi, here we come!
The UK representitives for the WorldSkills in Abu Dhabi were announced on Saturday night at the closing ceremony for the Skills Show in Birmingham. 148 young people, inlcuding winners from this year's Skills Show finals, have so far been named for Squad UK representing 83 different FE providers across the UK, including FE colleges, independent learning providers and employers.
Business Secretary Sajid Javid said: “The young people who have earned a place on Squad UK are worthy ambassadors and demonstrate how high quality apprenticeships and technical training can be a fast-track to a top career.“I congratulate each and every member of Squad UK and look forward to hearing about their preparations for 2017’s competition in Abu Dhabi.”
Go Team UK!