7th December 2017

Health and Social Care student Emily Bonner will have the chance to represent the UK at the international WorldSkills final in Kazan, Russia in 2019.

The names of Team UK were announced at the closing ceremony of The Skills Show at the NEC Birmingham. During the show, nearly 600 apprentices and students gathered to compete in 55 skills competitions to demonstrate their skills to judges in a mix of written tests and live activities.

L-R Emily Bonner and Chelsey Small

Fellow Health and Social Care student Chelsey Small was alongside Emily during the Skills Show competition, having qualified first and second respectively during the regionals in spring.

   

Emily will now be undertaking intensive training over the next two years in preparation for the competition.

You can hear Emily talk about her WorldSkills journey below:

WorldSkills UK is a partnership between businesses, education and Governments that accelerates young people’s careers giving them the best start in work and life, find out more here

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Alternatively, email enquiries@southdevon.ac.uk or call 08000 380123

 

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