WorldSkills UK

The WorldSkills UK national competition heats for 2018 kick off in April and competitors will compete to secure a place in the National Final.

WorldSkills UK inspires young people and adults to be ambitious in their pursuit of skills to the highest level.  

The National Competitions are designed to test competitors’ skills in a range of critical elements that demonstrate excellence in their chosen trade.

The activity, designed by industry experts, enhances qualities valued by employers such as team work, time management and working to deadlines.

Would you like to take part in World Skills UK, show off your skill and talent to possibly one of the largest audiences of Vocational training in the UK?

To register your interest complete the online form below and you will be contacted by a member of the organising team.

WorldSkills UK Form

Please note:
Anyone who wishes to be considered for selection to the world skills UK final should register to compete in one of the following:


Please state which discipline you would like considered for and also enter one of the allotted competitions or Regional heats from which the highest scoring candidates will go forward to the final eliminator in September.

For more information please email or call the helpline on 07957456533.

Latest competition news

03/10/2018 09:10
Kuba Winkowski, head chef at The Feathered Nest Inn (Cotswolds), was last night crowned the Craft...
26/09/2018 12:09
Next week the Craft Guild of Chefs will reveal the winner of the 2018 National Chef of the Year (...
03/09/2018 08:09
The Craft Guild of Chefs has revealed the six young chefs who passed its 2018 Graduate Awards,...
24/08/2018 17:08
Now in its 16th year, the Craft Guild of Chefs wanted to offer something new and different for the...
27/07/2018 12:07
University of West London apprentice, Emily Orton, took home the winning title of TABASCO Brand’s...
12/07/2018 08:07
The Craft Guild of Chefs is excited to announce that entries are now open for the 2019 Heat...

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10/12/2011 00:12
Frederick Forster, head chef at Nuovo Restaurant in Essex, has been crowned by the Craft Guild of...
11/10/2011 00:10
Charles Smith, junior sous chef at Marcus Wareing at The Berkeley, has won the Craft Guild of Chefs...
06/10/2011 00:10
A student from Westminster Kingsway college has been crowned Philadelphia Young Chef of the Year...
09/09/2011 00:09
Eight leading UK chefs have won a place in the final of the 2011 Craft Guild of Chefs National Chef...
05/09/2011 00:09
Twenty-six young chefs have been selected to go through to the regional heats of the 2011 Craft...
12/07/2011 00:07
Young chefs are being asked to gear up again for the Winnie Myers Traditional Tea Afternoon...
10/07/2011 00:07
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