Leverage, Activate and Engage Training


Prepare your state officers for a year devoted to leading your association and increasing member engagement. Leverage is an intensive, two-and-a-half-day leadership experience open to SkillsUSA’s high-school and college/postsecondary state officers. It provides state officers with high-energy, leadership training that focuses on individual leadership skill development, building teams and communicating effectively. Count on Leverage to have a lasting impact on your state officer team.


Get ready to be activated! Activate is a two-and-a-half-day leadership conference that will help SkillsUSA members find their “start button” through hands-on, high-energy and motivational programming. Activate is open to all SkillsUSA student leaders. During the course of the conference, chapter leaders will discover how to ignite the leader in them and maximize their potential.


Engage is a professional development training con-ference that is designed to help teachers better under-stand and use the many leadership development materials and interactive resources available through SkillsUSA. Teachers will grow their chapters through the latest in-formation and tools in classroom management, student motivation, employability, leadership development and teaching strategies.