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Miriam Thommes

  • Age: 18 years

Competitor in Skill: Painting and Decorating
Country: Luxembourg

How did you get interested in your skill?
I like to work with colours.

Where did you do your training for your skill?
I train in the school LTC in Luxembourg.

How did you first find out about your Member organization and its programs?
It was good.

Who influenced you to pursue your skill as a career?
The work is interesting, I like working with decorations.

Describe what your experience has been since your involvement with WorldSkills.
My experience is that it is easy to establish new contacts and the tourists have something to offer.

Did participating in the skills competitions and training for WorldSkills help you progress in your skill? Please describe.
Yes because I'm learning to work even if I am stressed.

What do you currently do? Where do you work?
I am learning for painter and I work in operating.

What are your future career aspirations?
I'm doing my training now and will continue my eucation. Perhaps in art direction.