WorldSkills 2011

International Competition WorldSkills 2011 - London, from 5th to 9th October.

Competitors from more than 50 countries on the international scene showed their proffesional abilities in 46 disciplines. Latvian participants for the first time participated in WorldSkills competition.

Latvia's participation in WorldSkills United Kingdom, London 2011

Profession Name, surname  Institution
Cabinetmaking  Haralds Kresse  Rīgas Amatniecības vidusskola
Plastering and drywall systems Aleksejs Žarkovs  Rīgas Būvniecības vidusskola


Statistics about the Latvian team in WorldSkills 2011

  • Latvia this year joined WorldSkills organization as associate member, which allowed competitors to take part in two disciplines, but not to compete for medals and to obtain an expert assessment for accomplished task
  • Latvian Head of Delegation is Dita Traidās, Director of State Education Development Agency (SEDA)