Findlay Media is proud to be the exclusive media partner for World Skills UK in the manufacturing and engineering sectors. Through this website and Engineering Careers, Findlay Media is working to inspire and encourage the next generation of manufacturing and design engineers. And with the support of its industry partners, Findlay works to raise awareness of the many exciting career opportunities available in manufacturing through apprenticeships and graduate entry schemes.

Employers can play their part, too. To demonstrate and promote the skills of the UK’s young people, employers are encouraged to put forward their best candidates to compete in this year’s World Skills UK competitions. Winners of the national competitions ultimately go through to compete on the world stage. World Skills UK national competitions are open for registrations from 11 February to 22 March 2013. Use the World Skills pre-competition Activity Toolkit to help you put forward your best candidates.

Elsewhere, this website provides direct access to a world of exciting opportunities, inspiring case studies and news of engineering
skill events. We hope you find the website useful.

10 September 2012

The Skills Show. NEC Birmingham. 15-17 November 2012

The UK's biggest skills and careers event, The Skills Show is a unique annual celebration that will inspire the fashion designers, web developers and engineers of tomorrow with exciting opportunities in further education, skills and Apprenticeships. There is lots going on at the show and plenty for visitors to get involved with such as visiting the interactive 'Have a Go's' section, offering visitors the chance to try a 'bite-size' taster of a new skill, trade or profession. They will also be able to speak to colleges, universities and learning providers from across the UK, about the different entry routes into a host of career sectors; and all this for free!

In addition to offering loads of advice, The Skills Show will also be the centrepiece and culmination of a nationwide campaign to raise the public awareness and recognition of vocational skills and careers by hosting a range of skills competitions, awards and activities. Building on the saying that 'seeing is believing', visitors are set to be inspired by a wide variety of skills in action, as the best of the nation's young talent perform at the WorldSkills UK Competitions.

This year, The Skills Show will take place over three days from 15-17 November at the NEC Birmingham. It's free to attend, and all you need to do is register your details by visiting the website or calling the hotline.

The show aims to attract up to 100,000 visitors across the 3 days; making it the largest event of its kind in the UK, so it certainly will provide a unique opportunity to be inspired and to learn more about education, skills and apprenticeships.


Websites
http://theskillsshow.com

WorldSkills UK: The Skills Show

14-16 November 2013 at the NEC Birmingham.

The UK’s biggest skills and careers event, The Skills Show is a unique annual celebration that will inspire the fashion designers, web developers and engineers of tomorrow with exciting opportunities in further education, skills and Apprenticeships.

Visit www.theskillsshow.com to find out more!

WorldSkills Categories

Findlay Media supports the following WorldSkills UK 2013 categories:

Sheet Metal Work
Mobile Robotics
Mechatronics
Industrial Electronics
CNC Turning
CNC Milling
Mechanical Engineering CAD
Aeronautical Engineering Mechanical
Aeronautical Engineering Avionic

Learn more about the WorldSkills UK categories

WorldSkills UK 2013

WorldSkills Uk 2013
Visit WorldSkills UK 2013 official website