Congratulations to former Waterford College of Further Education student Andrea Donoghue on winning a Medallion of Excellence for Beauty Therapy in this year’s WorldSkills competition, held in São Paulo last week. Andrea was part of Team Ireland and along with 13 other competitors achieved great success at this year’s competition.
Two of her fellow team members won gold medals, eight competitors including Andrea were awarded Medallions of Excellence. Around 1,200 competitors competed in almost 50 different skills and disciplines in Brazil. Overall, Ireland finished 11th out of 60 countries.