From July 13th to 15th, invited by the China Employment Training Technical Instruction Center, MCC19 Group Employee Wang Chenyu attended the ‘China Skills Tour 2017: Stepping into Yunnan’ Skills Demonstration Communication Activity in Kunming City, where he conducted on-the-spot demonstrations and exchanges in welding technologies and skills.
Co-hosted by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security of the People’s Republic of China and Yunnan Provincial Government, the large-scale activity ‘July 15th World Youth Skills Day Themed Activity and China Skills Tour 2017: Stepping into Yunnan’ was an important component of the national ‘July 15th World Youth Skills Publicity Activity’ and also one of the series of activities for the 2017 China Skills Tour. First held in 2013, this activity is intended to widely publicize the construction of a vocational skills campaign and skilled talents team, actively popularize the advanced concepts and technical standards of the World Skills Competition, promote and improve the training levels of skilled talents, and make efforts to create a good atmosphere of respecting labor and upholding skills. The activity’s contents included subject speeches, actual operation and drills, specialists’ comments and informal exchanges about the World Skills Competition, and project display, interaction and publicity of the ‘July 15th World Youth Skills Day’ home field activity. The welding technology and skills exchange activities led by China Engineering Construction Welding Association Deputy Secretary General Zhang Youquan and Huang Changlu attracted 12 units to participate, including several enterprises and all the vocational-technical schools in Yunnan Province.
On July 13th and 14th, Wang Chenyu respectively conducted welding displays concerning stainless steel and aluminum alloy structure components at the Yuxi Technical College , exchanged welding technologies, skills and crafts with the teachers and students of all vocational-technical colleges in Yunnan Province, and discussed the difficult points and key issues of certain welding technologies. On July 15th, following the opening ceremony of the large-scale activity ‘July 15th World Youth Skills Day Theme Activity and China Skills Tour 2017: Stepping into Yunnan’ held at the Kunming International Convention and Exhibition Center, Zhang Youquan, Huang Changlu and Wang Chenyu displayed welding test pieces that were welded and made by MCC19 Employee Ning Xianhai, a welding event veteran of the 44th World Skills Competition in the item display area of the World Skills Competition. Wang Chenyu then gave a detailed introduction to the rules, technical standards, test questions, etc. of previous years in the welding event of the World Skills Competition.
This activity not only enabled many people to become acquainted with and learn more about the welding event, it also displayed MCC19’s strengths in welding technologies and welding competitions, and expanded the influence of the ‘Western Iron Army’ in the construction of highly skilled talent teams.