Three students studying at Trafford College have fought off tough competition to secure a place in the prestigious national finals of the WorldSkills UK Competitions.
Apprentices Chris Trigwell and Kathryn Hinsley-Jones will compete in the fitness trainer category while Paige Mcloughlin has made it through to the finals in the health and social care section. They will now go on to compete against other students from all over the UK in front of more than 70,000 visitors at WorldSkills UK LIVE.
Taking place from November 15 to 17 at the NEC, WorldSkills UK LIVE is the country’s largest experiential skills, apprenticeships and careers event.
WorldSkills UK Competitions are run in over 60 skill areas and are proven to help people go further, faster in their training and chosen career.
Dr Neil Bentley, Chief Executive, WorldSkills UK said: “I offer my congratulations to Chris, Kathryn and Paige from Trafford College.
“Our competitions equip apprentices and learners with the lifelong, world-class skills that will drive up training standards to the highest level to help boost UK productivity and competitiveness.”