2018 Competition

The Heats ARE ON…

The 2018 competition is in full swing with competitors taking part in heats in the following locations:.

Heat date            Location

24-Apr-18            Coleg Gwent – Wales

03-May-18          University of Central Lancaster

04-May-18          University of Strathclyde

04-Jun-18            Southern Regional College- NI

20-Jun-18            NPTC Group of Colleges – Neath College – Wales

08-Jun-18            West Yorkshire Police RSSS

17-May-18          Brooklands College – Surrey

Only the top 8 competitors from across the heats will be selected and invited to attend the finals held at WorldSkills Live and compete for the prestigious title of WorldSkills UK Forensic Science Gold Medal Champion 2018.

The winner will be the sixth to gain this exclusive title ensuring they are poised to enter an exciting area of work with the foundations of competition, employment skills and the growth of a positive network who are investing their time and knowledge to those entering the forensic science industry.

Previous winners:

2013 (and first ever) Champion Laura Bailey