Euroskills – European Championship of Professions

EuroSkills is a vocational skills competition which is staged as a European championship every two years. The focus is on the outstanding achievements of young, talented and skilled professionals up to 25 years (for EuroSkills 2021: 26 years) in about 45 European occupations. Around 450 active participants compete in vocational categories from the industrial, craft and service sectors. EuroSkills will take place in Austria for the first time in the competition´s history. Kemppi will be one of the sponsors and present with stands at the Try a Skill and the Main Entrance area of the venue. Come and meet us!

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In order to get a contest like EuroSkills 2021 up and running while meeting all the requirements, the support of sponsors is crucial as the participants need the right machines in order to complete the competition tasks to a professional standard. Watch the Be part of it! sponsor video from 2020.

Kemppi is making its equipment available to the Welding skill: “We are supporting EuroSkills 2020 because we’ve noticed that we have a shortage of skilled workers, and we care deeply about our young people”, says Norbert Pfleger, Sales Director at Kemppi in Austria – and a EuroSkills 2020 Workshop Manager. As well as helping with the competition. Kemppi will also be running a “Virtual Welding Station” at the Try a Skill station. Read more 


The efforts made by the gold sponsor Kemppi in the Welding skill are paying off: the preparations for the Welding skill are almost complete thanks to the commitment of the Finnish company and the support of several Austrian businesses and the vocational college LBS Mureck. Read more




The forerunner of arc welding

Kemppi is the design leader of the arc welding industry. We are committed to boosting the quality and productivity of welding by continuous development of the welding arc. Kemppi supplies advanced products, digital solutions and services for professionals from industrial welding companies to single contractors. The usability and reliability of our products is our guiding principle. We operate with a highly skilled partner network covering over 70 countries to make its expertise locally available. Headquartered in Lahti, Finland, Kemppi employs close to 800 professionals in 17 countries and has a revenue of 140 MEUR.

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