Continuing with our firm commitment to Vocational Training and the Ministry
of Education and Culture, SAGOLA has participated once again as a sponsor in this new edition of the SPAINSKILLS.
The SPAINSKILS 2019 National finals of this biennial event took place at
the IFEMA fairgrounds in Madrid, from March 27 to 29.
With a great success of assistance throughout the 3 days, 400 students, all
winners of their respective regional competitions, measured their skills in
different higher levels of Professional Training belonging to the sectors of
Automobile, Manufacturing, Construction, Computing, Communications , Arts,
Services, Sanitary ... These competitions are a valuable informative tool of
Vocational Training and a means to stimulate students, faculty and companies, apart from beirs an exchange platform and a forum for debate on the evolution of
professional standards, quality and innovation in the different productive
SAGOLA has participated as a sponsor and part of the jury, in the area of
Automobile Painting. The support for the development and maximum
professionalization of Vocational Training and its institutes, continues to be
one of the priority objectives of our company, as we believe that it is one of
the basic pieces for a solid future of the Refinish sector.
In this area of Automobile Painting, finalist students, belonging to
different educational centers of 16 autonomous communities, competed in various
tests of paint application, having to use different techniques, processes and
skills such as, wet on wet processes, personalization of capos , repair and
repaint of minor damages, integration of different colors in a piece,
colorimetry, masking ...
Finally, after a hard evaluation and after a high and very even level shown
by all the competitors, the final podium was composed by the representatives of
Andalusia, Castilla La Mancha and Cantabria. Our congratulations to the three
winners and especially to the Andalusian champion, Alvaro Velasco Real, Gold
medal and who will have the privilege of representing Spain in the world
championship WORDSKILLS 2019 to be held this year in RUSSIA.
Together with the team led by Mr. Pedro Urda (national coordinator of the
Vehicle Painting Area Spainskills) our champion, will prepare intensely to
compete with the best future professionals of car painting worldwide in Russia,
lot's of luck Alvaro!
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