World Skills UK – Luke Haile

After winning the Regional and National RACHP Skills UK competitions, Luke continues to grow and develop through his involvement with World Skills UK training. He aspires to represent not only Lightfoot Defence LTD but also the United Kingdom on the international platform in Lyon, France in 2024.

The next significant milestone on this journey is the Team selection event scheduled for March 2024, where Luke faces the challenge of meeting exceptionally high standards of work to advance further in the selection process.

 Luke’s determination to compete on the global stage exemplify the dedication and skill that have bought him to this point due to the ongoing support and commitment from Lightfoot Defence Ltd.

Lightfoot Defence Ltd support his continued success on this remarkable journey. 

In September this year Worldskills took Luke to Lyon as a guest of the French Worldskills National Finals 2023.

 As part of a small group of WorldSkills UK candidates they were welcomed with open arms and fortunate enough to have the opportunity to participate in both the Opening and Closing Ceremonies.

The invitation was to compete alongside the best refrigeration engineers from different regions of France and an individual guest from Taiwan.

 This challenge was designed to familiarise Luke with working under pressure , with French tooling /equipment and to build on his communication skills with international judges. 

Luke is working hard to meet the standards for team selection. Aspiring to compete for the 2024 WorldSkills Final competition. 

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