Schlüter-Systems Sponsors UK Tiling Squad at WorldSkills Competition 2017

8 July, 2016 (09:15)

The 44th WorldSkills Competition will be taking place in Abu Dhabi in October 2017 and Schlüter-Systems Ltd is proud to announce their sponsorship of the UK tiling team. The WorldSkills Competition is a flagship event; held every two years, it is the biggest vocational education and skills excellence event in the world, which truly reflects global industry.

Offering detailed training programmes Schlüter-Systems Ltd keep specifiers, installers, and resellers up to date with modern trends and new technology, safeguarding the longevity and integrity of installations.

Andrew Curry, Training Manager for Schlüter-Systems Ltd explains;

“We are proud to be sponsoring the UK Squad, WorldSkills is a great way of exchanging latest industry innovations and best practices and Schlüter-Systems ltd have chosen to support the UK Tiling team as a commitment to the industry and will also be offering free training to the team in advance of the competition; we wish the team the very best of luck.”

The competitors for the UK Squad have been selected from the finals of the WorldSkills UK Competitions and are announced as Kieran Magee and Armondas Tamulis both from Southern Regional College, Northern Ireland. The competitors will be trained by Paul Doran, a lecturer at Southern Regional College and in March next year they will compete for the one place to represent the UK in Wall and Floor Tiling at WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017.

Representing the best of their peers, the Squad UK members demonstrate technical abilities both individually and collectively to execute specific tiling related challenges.