Sheridan College to host WorldSkills Industrial Mechanics competition
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Sheridan College, a partner of Skills Ontario, will host the Industrial Mechanics category for the 2022 WorldSkills Competition Special Edition this fall. This event provides young competitors with a global opportunity to compete in their skilled trade field.
“On behalf of Skills Ontario, we congratulate Sheridan College on securing this incredible opportunity,” says Ian Howcroft, CEO, Skills Ontario. “It is crucial for young Ontarians to not only explore opportunities in the skilled trades and technologies, but also to be given the opportunity to strengthen their skills and advance in their careers. Skilled trades and technologies offer incredible pathways, and through our partnerships, Skills Ontario can highlight that to youth and to help support Ontario’s future leaders’ career exploration journeys.”
Sheridan will welcome between 60 to 70 representatives, including nine competitors, to the Magna Skilled Trades Centre, at Sheridan’s Davis campus in Brampton.