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Claudia Marcela Liñan Cruz

  • Age: 21 years

Competitor in Skill: Information Network Cabling
Country: Colombia


1.    How did you get interested in your skill?

Since I was a little girl I liked the issues related to telecommunication networks, its design, its infrastructure, and so on.


2.    Where did you do your training for your skill?

At the Training Center, where I studied the technology program


3.    How did you first find out about your Member organization and its programs?

I first found out about this Member Organization in Internet when I searched for information related to different training courses.


4.    Who influenced you to pursue your skill as a career?

My Family, teachers, and friends.


5.    What is your experience in participating with your Member organization?

Excellent, my training support has been good enough and I have learned a lot of things.


6.    Describe your most memorable moment so far with WorldSkills?

My most memorable moment was when I won my first golden medal at the national competition.


7.    Describe what your experience has been since your involvement with WorldSkills

 Great! I think the level of learning gotten is too much and the interaction with my training    program has contributed me as a professional person.


8.    Did participating in the skills competitions and training for WorldSkills help you progress in your skill? Please describe.

          Indeed! I have grown professionally.


9.    What do you currently do?  Where do you work?

I work at the organization where I studied a technology training program. There I teach students in the same training program I graduated from.


10.  What are your future career aspirations?

 I want to be a professional and achieve at an early age such a level of experience in my professional field that people recognize me as the best in what I do.