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SkillsUSA's National Leadership Center

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National Leadership Center

Just nine miles north of historic Leesburg, Virginia, the SkillsUSA National Leadership Center is the perfect facility to accommodate business retreats, meetings or even the annual company event. The first and lasting impression of the center will be one of comfort in a peaceful country setting — yet close to town amenities such as hotels, restaurants, shopping and recreation.

Champions at Work

Guests are welcome through a spacious entryway leading to a wide staircase, which descends to a reception area with conversation pit and massive stone fireplace and adjacent meeting rooms. Skylights and a beamed ceiling add to the open feeling of the reception area. Large windows bring in the changing seasons and scenic country views. The center is surrounded by 91 acres offering guests plenty of room for outdoor events and ample parking.

Mountain Views
Enjoy gorgeous mountain views and scenic picnic grounds.

Space To Enjoy, Room To Work

The possibilities are endless. The SkillsUSA National Leadership Center has hosted student and teacher training conferences, business meetings, picnics, weddings, receptions and banquets. The building has conference space of 4,896 square feet that can accommodate a large meeting or several break out meetings. The center has available audio-visual equipment, sound system, formal podium, flip charts and risers available, depending upon the needs of the event.

Plan a Banquet, Reception or Business Retreat

We provide recommended services for catered events--everything from food service to decorators to give your event that personalized touch. Recreation facilities nearby include the local community center grounds, Virginia wineries, golf courses and plenty of antique shops. If your event requires overnight accommodations, there are over 100 Bed and Breakfast providers within Loudoun County, as well as reputable lodging in nearby Leesburg, Virginia.

Spacious facility both inside and out.

About the SkillsUSA National Leadership Center

Construction was completed and the building occupied in 1979, known as the VICA National Leadership Center. Now referred to the SkillsUSA National Leadership Center, the building serves as the national headquarters for more than 280,000 members of SkillsUSA where students visit and can received leadership training.

We're Affordable!

For a complete planning guide, contact us at (703) 777-8810, or email a request to Weekday and weekend rates are available for use of the building and grounds.

Suites and Features

Pit Corner
Reception area (with stone fireplace, skylights and mountainside view): Capacity 250


Main Conference Room
Main Conference Room
Classroom: Capacity: 210
Banquet: Capacity: 300
Reception: Capacity: 440

Breakout Rooms (Main conference room divides into four smaller rooms)

Classroom: Capacity: 50
Theater: Capacity: 100
Boardroom: Capacity: 50
Reception: Capacity: 125
Banquet Capacity: 40

Champion Room

Classroom: Capacity: 50
Theater: Capacity: 50
Reception: Capacity: 50
Banquet Capacity: 100

Meeting Facility Breakdown: each individual meeting room contains separate light controls, projection screens, marking boards, bulletin boards and separate entrances (both inside and outside).