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The capital will host thousands of competitors and visitors at WorldSkills Abu Dhabi in October 2017 - the first time that the world championships of vocational skills will be held in the Middle East. The WorldSkills competition is the largest global vocational education and skills excellence event, which will bring together the very best practitioners from more than 70 Member countries and regions. Competitors will compete in around 50 skills areas ranging from carpentry to mobile robotics, and from floristry to aircraft maintenance. The event, which is an integral part of the fulfilment of UAE Vision 2021and Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030, is expected to attract 1,200 Competitors and thousands of visitors from around the world.Don’t miss WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 - a global showcase of skills.

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WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 is all about people. Find out how to get involved with the world’s biggest vocational skills competition, from volunteering to competing, visiting, bringing your school, delegate packages, or even finding a job with the WSAD2017 team.