National team of Ulyanovsk region participates in the final of VII National Championship «Young Professionals» (WorldSkills Russia)
The competition started in Kazan on 21 May. We would like to remind that the Ulyanovsk region joined WorldSkills movement in 2013 at the initiative of Governor Sergey Morozov.
“WorldSkills championships are the main large-scale events that test profession skills in Russia. As in the previous year, preliminaries for the final of the National Championship took place in our region. Today the region has the Interregional Center of Competences, which is one of the country's best facilities in the system of professional education. Students of this educational institution have frequently won various competitions. Our team includes not only representatives of the Interregional Center of Competences, but also students from Construction and Pharmaceutical colleges, Nutrition and Trade Technical College and Inza State College of Technology, Economics and Law. This is the first time the regional team has a 50+ category; these are teachers and masters of vocational training of professional educational organizations. They will compete in the Pâtisserie and Confectionery competence”, - said Natalya Semyonova, Minister of Education and Science of the Ulyanovsk region.
More than 1600 contestants, who will compete in 87 main competences, 48 WorldSkills Juniors and 24 Future Skills ones, are participating in the final of the National Championship in Kazan. The Ulyanovsk team includes 11 people that will represent the region in the following spheres: pâtisserie and confectionery, cooking, medical analysis, automobile technology, health and social care, car painting, aircraft maintenance, joinery, wall and floor tiling and heavy vehicle technology. Adult and young participants will be evaluated by 1500 experts, who include Olga Beloborodova, a master of vocational training at Inza State College of Technology, Economics and Law.
In addition, the championship will have a comprehensive business programme. Representatives of the region will discuss training of the national team, personnel standard for industrial growth, development of the expert community and youth projects.