WorldSkills is an international not-for-profit organisation comprising 52 member countries/regions dedicated to raising the status and standards of vocational education and training worldwide. Its flagship programme is the biennial WorldSkills Competition.

The WorldSkills Competition takes place in a different country every two years bringing together over 1,000 young people from across the globe to compete in skills ranging from welding to web design and including cooking skills. The Competitors compete for gold, silver and bronze medals.

WorldSkills’ next venue is London in 2011!

The Cooks Company support several of the Cooking skills competitions:
confectioner/pastry chef
restaurant service.

WorldSkills 2011: