Opportunities older people will demonstrate in the championship «Skills wise»

© RIA Novosti / Alexey CodeCorrect metro. Archival photoOpportunities older people will demonstrate in the championship «Skills wise»© RIA Novosti / Alexey kudenko

19 September in Moscow will pass a press-conference of organizers of the national championship «Skills wise». Its main objectives — to demonstrate professional longevity and competitiveness of specialists in pre-retirement and retirement ages, and show their capacity for retraining.

The championship competition will be held on 26 competencies, as well as numerous workshops. It will involve older people from different regions of Russia.

In parallel, it is planned to hold events and workshops from the social network «Classmates», which prodemonstriruet online communities for business development, communication and information people older than 55 years.

In addition, representatives of the movement «Victory Volunteers» will talk about «silver» volunteering and will hold a number of historical quests.

The finals will take place 22-23 September at the exhibition center, educational complex «tehnograd».

National championship «Skills wise» is organized with the support of WorldSkills Russia, Department of science, industrial policy and entrepreneurship of Moscow, the Ministry of labour of the Russian Federation, all-Russian public movement «Volunteer Victory».