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Kyoto, Japan

15—18 October 2022


 Miyako Messe, Kyoto, Japan

What's on

Opening Ceremony

12 October 2022


15—18 October 2022

Closing Ceremony

19 October 2022


Media access

Contact Chiaki Jomoto at for information on media and press access to the competition and ceremonies.


Skill competitions


The Hosts

WorldSkills Japan supports the development of skilled talent and a vibrant economic society through career development, promotion of skills, and supporting human resource development at companies. Our work contributes to developing national and international vocational skills. Funded by Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, WorldSkills Japan provides vocational ability evaluation tests, as a national testing and certification organization, and career development support tools. WorldSkills Japan hosts skills competitions nationally and internationally.

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A refrigeration and air conditioning competitor from Japan at WorldSkills Kazan 2019.