Top talent on show at WorldSkills international competition
The WorldSkills international competition for Refigeration and Air Conditioning has been operate and gained in Nuremberg, Germany, as portion of the giant Chillventa HVAC&R trade exhibition.
Sixteen younger specialists from all over the world competed in the function as part of WorldSkills Competitiveness 2022 Particular Version. The celebration was organised immediately after the global competition planned for Shanghai earlier in the yr was cancelled owing to the pandemic.
As with other WorldSkills competitions, the intention of the Refrigeration and Air Conditioning function is to emphasize the capabilities concerned in the trade and elevate the profile of vocational instruction. Becoming section of Chillventa, which observed additional than 30,000 men and women come by its doorways, surely gave the participants lots of exposure.
Representing Australia was Tom Clancy, from Western Australia, who was supported by WorldSkills worldwide coaching manager and skilled Carl Balke, Affil.AIRAH. Around four days, Clancy and the other rivals tackled the worries established out for them, like a fabrication undertaking, a refrigeration installation endeavor, an electrical fault-finding undertaking, and a refrigeration fault-discovering job.
The gold medal was awarded to Chia-Cheng Tien of Chinese Taipei. There was a 3-way tie for the silver medal concerning Hugo Geraldo from Portugal, Patrick Danninger from Austria, and Wonyeong Search engine marketing from Korea.
Medals of excellence had been also awarded to Chun Chung Chi (Hong Kong, China), Frederik Stiegen (Germany), Clément Lambert (France), and Yuki Kondo (Japan).
Australian Talent Opposition Manager Noel Munkman, M.AIRAH, claims that while Clancy did not declare a medal, he executed well.
“Tom proudly represented Australia on the world phase just after virtually 3 yrs of focused teaching and dedication,” says Munkman.
“Congratulations to all the competition who have been stepped up and had been ready to exam their expertise in entrance of their peers at the world’s largest RAC exhibition.
“Thank you Kirby, Refrigerant Reclaim Australia, Australia Refrigeration Council, RACCA, TAFE Qld, TAFE WA and all the other sponsors and supporters who helped Tom and Carl prepare and contend on the world’s phase.”
Complete results are out there at the WorldSkills Germany web page.
The next opposition will be held in Lyon, France, in 2024.
Picture and video clip courtesy of WorldSkills Germany.