Skills are everywhere. They are the driving factors of a better world. Skills improves the living condition of mankind - construction skills for building a safer house, cooking skills for making yummy meals, electrical installation skills for generating power, aircraft maintenance skills for providing faster journeys… Skills keep the world working.
It is therefore essentials for us to acquire and master skills. In acknowledging that 'Skills REALLY Matters', it is every one's role to appreciate the importance of skills, and play a role in passing on skills and related knowledge to our next generation.
About The WorldSkills Hong Kong
Hong Kong is a member of the WorldSkills International (WSI) and has participated in the WorldSkills Competition since 1997. WorldSkills Competition, organized by WorldSkills International, is the biggest skills excellence event in the world to promote the power of skills in improving our world.
In Hong Kong, Skills Competitions are organized by The Standing Committee on Youth Skills Competition (YSC), comprising representatives from the Vocational Training Council, the Construction Industry Council, the Clothing Industry Training Authority and elites from industries, which has been actively promoting the importance of skills and organizing various local and international skills competition to select suitable talents to participate in the WorldSkills Competitions.