World Skills

UCW Secure National Qualification for WorldSkills Competition in Digital Category


A group of our talented students have achieved a national qualification for the prestigious WorldSkills Competition in the digital category. 

WorldSkills is the largest international skills competition, bringing together young professionals from around the world to showcase their expertise in various vocational fields. The digital category encompasses a wide range of disciplines, including web development, cybersecurity, digital marketing, and software engineering. Competitors are judged based on their technical skills, creativity, problem-solving abilities, and their capacity to deliver high-quality results under pressure.

the group of University Centre Weston students that were selected have demonstrated their exceptional aptitude and proficiency in the digital field. Their outstanding performance in rigorous competitions and assessments has qualified them to represent both UCW and their country at the esteemed WorldSkills Competition, where they will compete against the best young talents from across the globe.

Jason Hill, the Subject Area Manager for Digital, expressed his immense pride in the learners’ achievements, stating, “The qualification of our learners for the WorldSkills Competition in the digital category is a testament to their hard work, dedication, and the exceptional guidance provided by our talented faculty. UCW is committed to equipping our learners with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in their chosen careers, and this achievement is a validation of our educational approach.”

Participation in the WorldSkills Competition presents students with a unique opportunity to showcase their abilities on an international stage, gain valuable experience, and network with industry professionals and experts. It offers a platform for learners to enhance their skills, broaden their horizons, and raise awareness of the excellence fostered at University Centre Weston.

The learners’ success also reflects UCW’s commitment to staying at the forefront of digital education, ensuring that our curriculum aligns with industry demands and evolving technologies. By providing learners with access to state-of-the-art facilities, industry-standard tools, and expert guidance, UCW empowers its students to thrive in the digital age and make meaningful contributions to the global workforce.

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