Fly­ing flag for Team WA

Cockburn Gazette - - OPINION -

SOUTH LAKE res­i­dent Dustilee Franchi will rep­re­sent Western Aus­tralia at the Worldskill­s com­pe­ti­tion in Mel­bourne in Oc­to­ber.

She is one of 25 Polytechni­c West stu­dents se­lected in Team WA’s squad to com­pete in ar­eas in­clud­ing retail bak­ing, weld­ing and con­struc­tion steel work.

Ms Franchi will com­pete in ve­hi­cle-paint­ing and could earn a place in the Aus­tralian Skil­la­roos team to com­pete in Abu Dhabi in 2017 if she per­forms well.

She is cur­rently hon­ing her skills with Stokes and Renk Panel and Paint in O’Con­nor.

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