The jury of the Taitaja Competition has selected the Taitajien Taitaja (Most Skilled Person) from among the competitors since 2002.
Taitajien Taitaja for 2021 is Noora Salo Perho from Perho Culinary Tourism & Business College. Image: Jouni Ylisuutari (OSAO).
The rules state the selection criteria as follows: ‘Taitajien Taitaja is the best competitor in their skills category. They are proud of their skills, profession, and vocational training. They are a positive and extroverted representative of their skill and vocational education and training. The Taitajien Taitaja is willing and able to act as a representative of their professional field and of vocational education and training as a whole.’