11 Contestants in 5 Skills Categories to Participate in the 56th National Skills Competition

Oct. 18, 2018

News Release

Eleven contestants in 5 job types from Aisin Technical Academy that is our corporate in-service vocational training school will participate in the "56th National Skills Competition" (hosted by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare and the Japan Vocational Ability Development Association) held in Naha City, Uruma City, etc., Okinawa Prefecture during the period from Monday, October 29, 2019 to Monday, November 5, 2018.

This is Aisin's 20th appearance overall in the National Skills Competition since Aisin made its debut in the Competition in 1999.

One contestant, Mr. Satoru Taniguchi, who came in first in the skills category of electronic equipment assembly in the Aichi Prefecture Skills Competition held on June 15, stated enthusiastically, "I will proceed with each single work while checking it so that I will have no regrets with the aim of winning a medal in the National Competition."

The overview of participation is as follows:


[Overview of participation]


[Views of vocational training]


 ■Mechatronics


 ■Assembly of electronic equipment


 ■Lathe


 ■Milling machine


 ■Assembly of machine