Worldskills 2019 Tiler Competition Final


The Czech Tile Guild Training School

The CITA training centre in Pilsen was opened in 2018, and provides high quality teaching at an internationally renowned level. Supporting the development of craftsmanship within the tiling industry, the tiling school aids the lifelong learning and development of skills. The tiling school has seen involvement in the Young Tilers Competition since 2005 as well as participation in WorldSkills 2015 and EuroSkills 2018.












Joint Training Camp in Switzerland for WorldSkills Competitors

Candidates from the UK, the Netherlands, Italy and Switzerland trained together in Switzerland from 13 – 15 May 2019. Candidates were assisted by experts in the field from various countries, and participated in a variety of tasks throughout the training camp. Overall, the event was considered a great success, building on the “Teach the Teacher EUF Workshop” which took place in 2018.



Austrian Training Event 2019

For further details please see the training programme here.


Swiss Association Training April 2018

The Swiss Association held a successful workshop – the first “Teach the Teacher EUF Workshop”,  in Switzerland from 22nd to 24th April 2018. Member Associations were invited to participate by sending instructors of wall and floor tiling apprentices.





The content covered:

  • XXL – Tiles / practical work in Partnership with FLORIM
  • Draught and damp proofing – Theory and practical work
  • Cleaning & maintenance of tiles and natural stones in Partnership with FILA

Teach the teacher –

For further information please see the News section.



Training hosted by Plattenverband

Visit the website for more information about the faculty.