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WorldSkills volunteers start training in Kazan


14.05.2019, 15:12

Today, volunteers selected for the WorldSkills Kazan 2019 started training. First educational sessions took place in the teenage club named after Musa Jalil. Volunteers from Kazan, Russian regions and international volunteers will join the programme upon arrival in Kazan in August 2019.

Anna Zakhmatova, Deputy Minister of Youth Affairs, Alexander Karpov, Deputy Director General of ANO Directorate for Sports and Social Projects, and other official guests attended the event. They expressed their gratitude to volunteers for showing interest in the project, and congratulated on their enrollment in the WorldSkills Kazan 2019 Team.

“As you all know, we have selected 3,500 volunteers. It would be no exaggeration to say that volunteers make indispensable contribution to the preparation and organization of large-scale events, and the WorldSkills Competition is not an exception. Our volunteers have become a brand approved itself. We have been trying to maintain our reputation. Thanks for being with us, enjoy training, let it be interesting and fruitful”, noted the guests.

Training period will last till August 2019. First stage will feature 80 training sessions. Youth coaches completed a training course at the All-Russian Educational Camp “Volunteers Academy 2019” in March 2019. Second and third stages are scheduled for July and August 2019. They will have a functional and venue training.

Press Office of WorldSkills Kazan 2019 Competition Organizer