Beauty student Karolina Berlinska-Robak
After working as a gardener and a translator, Karolina Berlinska-Robak decided to follow her dream of working in a spa and enrolled for the Level 2 diploma in beauty therapy at the Metro One campus.
As part of the course Karolina got the chance to enter the prestigious WorldSkills UK competition and, after scoring one of the highest marks in a regional heat of the contest, has made it through to the national final!
Karolina, aged 25, who is now studying for her Level 3 qualification, said: “When I came top in the regional round of the competition I couldn’t believe it and to have got through to the final is amazing – I can’t believe I’ve got there!”
The final of the WorldSkills UK competition will take place during the annual Skills Show at the NEC in November – to read more click here