Savo Vocational College student wins Silver at the WorldSkills competition

The WorldSkills competition was held in London from the 4th to 9th of October. Young people from 51 countries/regions were competing to be the best of the best in their chosen skill.

The competition included Aviation Maintenance for the second time with the Finnish contestant, Antti Ukkonen from the Savo Vocational College, winning the silver medal in this category.

As an EAMTC member, Olli Kankimaki, the Training Manager for Aircraft Maintenance Training at the Savo Vocational College, Kuopio, Finland said, “The award is fully deserved. We are very pleased and proud of Antti and this achievement.”

More than 200,000 people from the UK visited the event including Prime Minister, David Cameron.

All of the results are available from the WorldSkills International website