Excellent performance in national competition

The hairdressers from Kirkenes Upper Secondary School competed among the best students in the country, and succeeded. Coached by their teachers Ellen Kristoffersen and Tora Amundsen, Tiril Mari Kolpus Lie, Martine Bækø Eilertsen, Helene-Emilie Johansen and Anastasia Potapova won a silver medal in competition with students from all over Norway […]

ArcticSkills in a high profiled Barents webinar

The Project owner and chair of the Board, Øystein Hansen and Svein Tore Jacobsen presented ArcticSkills in a webinar about: COOPERATION FOR A KNOWLEDGE-BASED BARENTS REGION. https://ctnor.live/barents/english/ The webinar gathered many important representatives from different authorities and educational institutions in the Barents region. As you ca see from the record […]

An Interreg presentation of ArcticSkills

We know for a fact that ArcticSkills draws international attention. This lates presentation was made on the webpage of Interreg. Unfortunately it is in Norwegian, but most of the text is familiar to us, and quotations from our own presentations Internasjonal konkurranse mellom elever i yrkesfag

Greetings from the Chair after the conclusion of ArcticSkills 21

The evening has come, and we have eaten well together with the staff and students from all over Finnmark who participated on the arenas in Kirkenes. We are really impressed by how you carried out the event as hosts of ArcticSkills 2021. Well done! The program was very good and […]

Successful staging of ArcticSkills 2021

Almost 50 skilled competitors from 16 different schools in the Barents Region faced each other in 13 different vocational fields and showcased another two vocations, tourism and photography. with everything screened live throughout Tuesday. Due to the pandemic, ArcticSkills had to be arranged in Covid 19-proof form and so the […]

Mattias Söder coordinates ArcticSkills 21

          When the whistle blows for the ArcticSkills final on Tuesday, you will be guided through  the program by Mattias Söder who has been in charge of the preparations from October 2020. In an interview he underlines the huge efforts of the experts “The experts, in […]