World Skills Zambia Competition 2014

WorldSkills Zambia National Camping Competition 2014/15

The WorldSkills Zambia National Selection Camping & Competition, Lusaka 2014/15 was held from Monday, December 27th 2014 to Tuesday, January 7th 2015, at Thorn Park Construction Training Centre, Lusaka.

National Camping & Competition fast facts:

  • Ten days of Camping & competition
  • Showcased 10 of Zambia’s most skilled trainees and apprentices in competition
  • Over 100 sqm of competition floor space
  • 2 skill categories from Bricklaying and Carpentry
  • 6 Vocational Educational Training Institution represented namely:

ü Lusaka Business & Technical College (Thorn Park Construction Centre)

ü Kabwe Institute of Technology

ü Lukashya Trades Training Institution from Kasama

ü Choma Trades Training Institution

ü Chipata Trades Training Institution

ü Mobile Mission Vocational Training Centre from Ndola

  • A free-to-the-public event that attracted over 100 spectators
  • WorldSkills Zambia launched its first ever national camping & competition on 27th December, 2014 at Thorn Park Construction School in Lusaka and participants were camped at the National Council for Construction – Construction School Hostels
  • Worldskills Zambia was launch held on 7th January, 2015 at National Council for Construction Secretariat in Lusaka.


Below are pictures showcasing camping & competitions activities.

Carpentry & Joinery Skill

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Bricklaying & Plastering Skill

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The selected participants to represents Zambia in August Brazil 2015 Worldskills International Competition are:

Carpentry & Joinery

  1. Osward Kabwe from Lukashya Trades in Kasama aged 20
  2. William Mbewe from Chipata Trades in Chipata aged 18

Bricklaying & Plastering

  1. Kawana Casiano from Choma Trades in Choma aged 21
  2. Sichula Innocent from Ndola Mobile Mission Vocational Training Centre aged 22


Written By Skills Expert: Patrick James Chintu