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  • The professional skills contest „Electrician 2012

  • On 4th December 2012, at the electronics labratory of Professional Education Competence Centre „Riga Technical College”, competition  „Electrician 2012” which was organized in cooperation with LEtERA, Festo Ltd., and National Centre for Education, was held.
  • Contestents were presented by professional and vacational education institutions:
    - Professional Education Competence Centre „Riga Technical College”,
    - North Kurzeme Professional Education competence centre „Ventspils State Technical School”
    - Ogres State Technical School, 
    - Riga City student castle.

    The contestants competed in a number of tasks: organizing the working place; grading resistors according to its capacities and parameters; creation of the scheme in accordance with the layout and details; soldering and installation in accordance with the parameters; creation of electrical circuit and linear connection – resistor, LEDs; task proposed by Festo Ltd.. 

    1st place – Artūrs Stilbis, Riga Technical College
    2nd place – Kristians Micītis, Riga City student castle
    3rd place – Pēteris Bitāns, Ogres State Technical School

    All the winners received professional prizes, which were sponsored by ERAF project Nr. KAP/ Latvian Electronics and Electrical Engineering Industry Cluster („Latvijas Elektronikas un elektrotehnikas nozares klasteris”) (Agreement Nr. L-KAP-12-0002) support, which was organized in activity Nr.3.3. ”Children and Youth Technical Creativity club support” framework.