Hosted on an annual basis, the Skills Canada National Competition is Canada’s largest national multi-trade and technology competition for Canadian students and apprentices.
It profiles careers in skilled trades and technologies to in a positive light for students, parents, and educators. Each year’s event attracts hundreds of secondary and post-secondary students from across Canada to compete in over 40 Olympic-style practical challenges that showcase their technical and leadership abilities in the areas of communications, construction trades, employment, manufacturing, transportation, and services.
An opportunity for youth, studying a trade or technology, to demonstrate and showcase their skills in and to challenge themselves in a competitive public arena.
A venue to raise awareness and to profile the trades and technologies in a positive light for youth, parents and educators.
An opportunity for industry and labour to share their expertise, knowledge and industry standards through sponsorship, technical chair and judging positions.