WorldSkills Russia & IrelandSkills Exchange
Pat Noonan, the Irish WorldSkills Expert in carpentry was the International Carpentry Expert at the 2015 Russian National Skills Competition. His role involved giving support and cooperation in implementation WorldSkills standards and best practices, in a partnership between WorldSkills Russia & IrelandSkills.
The competition took place in Kazan, the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan in May 2015. 500 competitors took part in 51 skills competitions during the four-day event. The winner of the Russian Carpentry final was invited take part in a training week at DFEi in early June but this trip was postposed until the next Special Training Event in DFEi.
Elina Yunusova, Attaché & Pat Noonan