2011 London WorldSkills competition - Construction Skills

SkillBuild needs your support to ensure Dry Walling and your best trainees are seen as World Class.

WorldSkills is the highlight of the international skills calendar. It will be hosted in London in 2011 and SkillBuild is the feeder competition to gain access to the Team UK squad.

This year, Plastering and Dry Walling was included as a demonstration event at the Calgary WorldSkills competition. we're looking for trainees that are the best in their trade.

Enter your Dry Walling trainees to the SkillBuild regional heats below for their opportunity to represent Britain at WorldSkills.

To qualify for the WorldSkills squad, trainees need to be born on or after 01/01/1989.

Competition Dates
Date Venue

Dec 9 Oaklands College,
Dec 16 British Gypsum, Kirby Thore
Jan 13 South Lanarkshire College, Scotland
Jan 21 Basingstoke College
Jan 27 Leeds College of Building, North East
Feb 4 British Gypsum, East Leake,

9-11 March Final - Oaklands College*

*The aim of the Final is to help determine potential WorldSkills squad candidates. This competition may be rescheduled to the 8-10 Sept at Coleg Menai, Wales if there are not enough trainees who meet the WorldSkills age criteria.