Now the WorldSkills competitions are over and the closing ceremony was held in São Paulo last Sunday. All of our three competitors from Finland, Sweden and Norway received Medallions for Excellence which was given to competitors who got higher points than average in their field. Congratulations to Mats, Jonas and Juuso!
Here are few images from the competition:
Norways competitor Mats Storbråten, 22, is a Telecom technician from Oslo and he competed in Information Network Cabling.
Caverion Finland’s competitor Juuso Hietamies, 21, competed in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning.
Caverion's electrician Jonas Frølander, 21, from Sweden competed in Information Network Cabling.
Held every two years, the WorldSkills Competition is the world's largest professional education event. Competitors from over 60 countries and regions in the Americas, Europe, Asia, South Pacific and Africa simulate real work challenges that must be completed to international standards of quality. They demonstrate individual and collective technical skills to perform specific tasks for each of the professional skills. This year the competition was held in São Paulo, Brazil.