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Hongwei Lin

  • Age: 20 years

Competitor in Skill: Information Network Cabling
Country: China

How did you get interested in your skill?
It was at an award ceremony. At that time I felt so proud.

Where did you do your training for your skill?
I am a student. At Guangzhou Industry & Trade Technician College.

How did you first find out about your Member organization and its programs?
Through the previous competitions, I knew about the WSC,and I am so interested in it ,so I participated in it.
Schools often arrange all kinds of competitions to participate in the National skills competition and Guangdong province selection.

Who influenced you to pursue your skill as a career?
My teacher, Mr.Ye Zhiwei, he was one of the most excellent WSC’s competitors. He direct me towards a correct way at the crossroads of my life.

What is your experience in participating with your Member organization?
Our college invited other counties’ and regions’ competitors for a invitation competition related to the 43rd WSC, and witnessed the top class of information network cabling.

Describe your most memorable moment so far with WorldSkills?
The moment I was on the podium.

Describe what your experience has been since your involvement with WorldSkills.
I was ordinary before I became the competitor of the WSC. The WSC made me professional, and transcend myself every selection. There also many first time to me after involved with Worldskills, such as first time went to Guangzhou Province, first time went abroad, first time travel by plane ,first time compete with world class competitors,and so on.

Did participating in the skills competitions and training for WorldSkills help you progress in your skill? Please describe.
It gave me more knowledge about the information network cabling ,not only about domestic brand materials and tools, but also about other countries.

What do you currently do? Where do you work?
I am now studying at Guangzhou Industry & Trade Technician College, and thinking about nothing but how to achieve a breakthrough on the WSC.

What are your future career aspirations?
To own a team and devote mylife to the WSC.