In Moscow will host the final of the championship for professionals over 50

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Patkovskiy deals with the restoration of the car. Archival photoIn Moscow will host the final of the championship for professionals over 50© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pyatakov

22-23 September in Moscow, in «Tekhnograd» at ENEA, will be held the first final of the national championship «Skills wise» for professionals in the age category of 50+, the press service of WorldSkills Russia. The competition more than 130 contestants in the age of 50 will demonstrate mastery of the 26 competencies.

«Skills wise» is a new area Championships WorldSkills standards for professionals in the age, organized by the Union of Young professionals with the support of the government of Moscow city Department for science, industrial policy and entrepreneurship and the Federal service for labour and employment.

On the first day of the championship contenders for eight hours will complete assignments on various competencies, including electrical installation, repair and maintenance of cars, carpentry, painting and decorative work, confectionery, electronics and several others.

The second day is dedicated to workshops for 45 education majors from the experts and participants of the WorldSkills Russia, professors of Moscow colleges, partners of «Technograd», as well as volunteers, Victory, aimed at training men and women aged 50 years.

According to the organizers, currently in WorldSkills very popular experience for people of Mature age. Masters strive to gain new knowledge and skills on the new equipment, to train the young generation of professionals.

It is expected that the venue of the championship «Skills wise» will come more than 20 thousand visitors. Honorary guests of the championship will be the Heroes of labour of the Russian Federation.