Skills Competition

The national Taitaja2018 competitors are age 21 or under VET students. The competition for the Finnish championship includes 45 skills and approximately 400 competitors. Some skills also have international competitors and students from upper secondary schools and universities of applied sciences. In addition, there is TaitajaPLUS competition for students with special needs and Taitaja9 competition for pupils in the comprehensive schools.

The application period for guest competitors has closed. We have informed all applicants by e-mail.

List of skills inviting guest competitors

102 Autobody and Repair
201 Mech. Eng. CAD
202 Printing Technology
203 Print Design
204 IT / Software Applications
206 Web Design
302 Ladies’ / Men’s Hairdressing
304 Floristry
305 Caring
307 Ladies’ Dressmaking
308 Visual Merchandising
310 Entrepreneurship / team of 3 persons
401 Cabinetmaking
405 Plumbing
406 Electrical Installations
408 Housing Construction, Wall and Floor Tiling
410 Landscape Gardening
501 Confectioner / Pastry Cook
504 Restaurant Service
602 Electronics
603 CNC Machining
606 Mechatronics / team of 2 persons
P1 Building Maintenance

Skills categories in Taitaja 2018

Vehicle Technology and Transport

101 Automobile Technology
102 Autobody and Repair
103 Car Painting
104 Transporting technology
105 Forestry Machinery

Information and Communication Technology

201 Mech. Eng. CAD
202 Printing Technology
203 Print Design
204 IT / Software Applications
205 IT PC / Network Support
206 Web Design

Services

301 Customer Service and Selling
302 Ladies’ / Men’s Hairdressing
303 Beauty Therapy
304 Floristry
305 Caring
306 Cleaning Services
307 Ladies’ Dressmaking
308 Visual Merchandising
310 Entrepreneurship / team of 3 persons
312 Tourism Industry / team of 2 persons
313 Financial Administration / team of 2 persons
314 Security

Building

401 Cabinetmaking
402 Ventilation Technology
404 Painting and Decorating
405 Plumbing
406 Electrical Installations
407 House Construction, Carpentry
408 Housing Construction, Wall and Floor Tiling
410 Landscape Gardening

Catering Services

501 Confectioner / Pastry Cook
502 Restaurant Cooking
503 Catering / team of 2 persons
504 Restaurant Service

Industrial Services

601 Industrial Control
602 Electronics
603 CNC Machining
605 Welding
606 Mechatronics / team of 2 persons
607 Industrial Maintenance

TAITAJA PLUS

P1 TaitajaPLUS – Building Maintenance
P2 TaitajaPLUS – Logistics / Storage Services
P3 TaitajaPLUS – Customer Service and Selling

TAITAJA9