Team Switzerland delivered a phenomenal performance at the fifth European vocational championships, EuroSkills Gothenburg 2016.
The two women and seven men on the SwissSkills team achieved a sensational average score of 529 in the national ranking, putting them in first place as the European champions! The results: 2 gold, 2 silver and 2 bronze medals and 3 diplomas.
“I am extremely pleased. The country ranking (1. Switzerland; 2. Austria; 3. Germany – the editors) shows that the countries with a dual vocational education and training system are at the top,” remarked Rico Cioccarelli, the SwissSkills technical delegate, shortly after the closing ceremony.