The WorldSkills International competition is the peak vocational skills competition for young people across the world. It was started in Spain in 1950 and is currently in 85 countries all over the world.
On 13th October 2020, WorldSkills Kenya (WSK) was ratified as the 84th state to host skills competitions. Kenya is preparing to participate in the upcoming competition organized by WorldSkills International (WSI).
Siemens Centre-Dedan Kimathi University of Technology
The Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certification Program is the international industry standard comprehensive skills certification in mechatronic systems offered together with Siemens SITRAIN Germany. To organize successful Mechatronics skills competitions World Skills Kenya has selected Prof.Eng. Jean Bosco Byiringiro (Ph.D, Reg. Eng.) to champion mechatronics skills both locally and internationally through preparing excellent competitors at Siemens Mechatronics Centre.