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Meet Caroline Söderqvist of the Champions Trust
"Every aircraft is different and behaves differently, and so you never know exactly what you’re going to find during your inspections. Also, there are so many different areas within the skill, and so you are never fully taught because there are always new things to learn."
3 May 2018
Meet Kieron Kohlmann of the Champions Trust
Car professional Kieron Kohlmann wants to amplify the need for vocational skill development across the world. Kieron believes there is a void in vocational skills uptake among global youth - and feels WorldSkills can help close that gap. In his new role on the WorldSkills Champions Trust, representing the Americas, Kieron, hopes to be part of the solution to the problem.
20 April 2018
Meet Anna Prokopenia of the Champions Trust
As a pastry chef, Anna Prokopenia believes she can tell a story with a dessert, and share untold mysteries with the creative inventions she whips up in the kitchen.
13 April 2018
Meet Tjihimise Karaerua of the Champions Trust
Tjihimise Karaerua, Brunno, believes the more skilled the workers, the better the world. "The future of the world is dependent on the hearts, hands, and minds of the young people of tomorrow,” says Brunno, th 22-year-old Namibian. "The competitiveness of a country, the buildings we live in, and societies across the world all depend on the power of skills.”
6 April 2018
Champions Trust Training Camp in Shanghai
A new group of 10 Champions representing 10 skills, from 10 Member countries and regions were in Shanghai, China to start their two-year journey as part of the Champions Trust.
5 February 2018
Frequently asked questions on joining the Champions Trust
The WorldSkills Champions Trust is a volunteer group of past Competitors who are the voice of young people in the WorldSkills movement.
7 November 2017
WorldSkills Competitors encouraged to get that Champion feeling
A call for Champions to apply to join the WorldSkills Champions Trust.
31 October 2017
Champions return to WorldSkills Competition to share experiences and help to shape the future of skills
Members of the WorldSkills Champions Trust (WSCT) are heading to WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 to lend their expertise.
14 October 2017
WorldSkills from behind the lens: Podcast with Official Photographer Brian Buchsdruecker
For nine years, Brian has captured the most exciting WorldSkills moments. Hear from him what it is like to get the prime spot at WorldSkills events and how his perceptions of skills have evolved.
16 June 2017
WorldSkills Champions visit Rwanda for Skills On The Move project
Skills On The Move is a project developed around the train-the-trainers principle, born when a group of young people whose individual excellence matched by their global citizenship dedicated themselves to making a difference to other people’s lives, and helping to strengthen Rwanda’s labor market and social fabric.
8 May 2017