WorldSkills Expert Focus

In the second installment of our Expert Focus series, we travel to Switzerland to meet with the current Chief Expert for Plumbing and Heating at the WorldSkills international competition... talking tinsmiths, training and test project sustainability along the way! Introducing...



I work at Suissetec: an industry and employers association officially known as Schweizerisch-Liechtensteinischer Gebäudetechnikverband (the Swiss-Liechtenstein Building Services Association) that covers plumbing, heating, air conditioning and metal roofing. I am based at the center in Lostorf, where I lead the department teaching higher-level professional training in plumbing to chiefs, masters and employers. Lostorf is the German-speaking center; there are other Suissetec centers located in the French-speaking and Italian-speaking areas of the country. I also work as an Expert for national and international skills competitions. [Read more]

The Suisstec professional training center in Lostorf, Switzerland.

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