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Anton Zarl

Competitor in Skill: Plumbing and Heating
Country: Austria

How did you get interested in your skill?
Because of my mother.

Where did you do your training for your skill?
At the vocational school and during the work in the company.

How did you first find out about your Member organization and its programs?
At the state competition of Austria.

Who influenced you to pursue your skill as a career?
My family and my boss.

What is your experience in participating with your Member organization?

Describe your most memorable moment so far with WorldSkills?

Describe what your experience has been since your involvement with WorldSkills
strain, honour because of representing Austria for plumbing and heating

Did participating in the skills competitions and training for WorldSkills help you progress in your skill? Please describe.
Yes, of course. I have learned many knew things in social contact.

What do you currently do? Where do you work?
I work at a little company near my home town. Since I have been worked there I learned many skills from my boss and I am also allowed to much work alone.
Because of that fact I get very independent.

What are your future career aspirations?
I want to become a farmer at my girlfriend´s farm. But I am looking forward to work part time in the plumbing company.