(KZN.RU, May 21). The competition sites of the finals of the VII National Championship “Young Professionals (WorldSkills Russia)” were examined at the Kazan Expo today. Tatiana Golikova, the deputy prime minister, Rustam Minnikhanov, the President of the RT, and Robert Urazov, the CEO of the Young Professionals Union (WorldSkills Russia), made the assessment. Ilsur Metshin, the Mayor of Kazan, also took part in the inspection.
Tatiana Golikova was informed that the competitions are held according to the competencies of six blocks of professions: construction, information and communication technologies, creativity and design, production and engineering technologies, services, as well as transport and logistics.
In total, 91 competencies are represented, as well as 23 competences of the block “Future Skills”. Participants WorldSkills Russia Juniors will compete in 48 competencies.
The Deputy Prime Minister of the RF and the President of the RT talked with experts and competitors at the sites of competencies “Reversible Engineering”, “Synthesis and Processing of Minerals”, “BIM Information Modeling Technologies”, “Development of Virtual and Augmented Reality”, “Robotic Welding”, “Turning Works on CNC machines” and “Milling works on CNC machines”.
A meeting with participants of a special vocational training program and additional vocational education for citizens of pre-retirement age was held at the WorldSkills Academy site. “We are getting new competencies, it is great. Professional growth is always interesting. We would like not to be called the people of pre-retirement age. We are people with an active lifestyle. We have experience, excitement, we can do a lot. And therefore we don’t want to leave the pedestal of social activity”, said one of the participants of the program.
Tatiana Golikova asked about the organization of training, the most demanded competencies, and also wished the program participants further success, reports the press service of the President of the RT.