Nov. 27 is #GivingTuesday. You can help our nation's career and technical education students by supporting SkillsUSA.

Sing at NLSC

We're seeking a talented singers to perform at the Opening Ceremony during the 2019 national conference.

Video Contest

It's that time again! CareerSafe is sponsoring a safety video competition. Get the details.


Earn recognition for your chapter's work with the Chapter Excellence Program.

Help Line

Membership help is just a phone call (or email, or chat) away. Get the details.


Dates and Deadlines

2018 Excellence in Action Award Deadline

Wednesday, November 21st

Advance CTE encourages schools to apply for the 2018 Excellence in Action… Read More

SkillsUSA Week

Sun, Feb 3rd - Sat, Feb 9th

February 3-9, 2019 SkillsUSA Week is celebrated the second week of February each… Read More

National Anthem Auditions Deadline

Monday, February 4th

SkillsUSA is seeking talented student or adult performers to sing the national… Read More

Student Success Story

Kendra Lisec

Kendra Lisec doesn’t let fear stop her from trying new things. Take performing. In June, she sang in front of more…Read More

SkillsUSA Champions Magazine

Fall 2018, Volume 53, No. 1

Payback Time

Learning Curve

A Drive for More

Taking a Road Less Traveled

‘Beyond My Wildest Imagination’

On the cover: SkillsUSA Champion Ricardo Brito of Norwalk, Calif. Photo by Lloyd Wolf.


With SkillsUSA Career Essentials: Assessments, we can now provide a path to other professional certi­fications and pave the way ahead for our future workforce. Assessments parallels SkillsUSA’s successful philosophy of hands-on, authentic methods. The system helps instructors prove the benefit of their programs and helps students develop rewarding careers.

Learn more about SkillsUSA Career Essentials: Assessments ...

Who We Are

SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student excel. We provide educational programs, events and competitions that support career and technical education (CTE) in the nation’s classrooms.

Learn more about SkillsUSA.

2018 Fall Conferences

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