Who We Are

SkillsUSA is America’s proud champion of the skilled trades. We’re a student-led partnership of education and industry that’s building the future skilled workforce our nation depends on with graduates who are career ready, day one. From our mission to our reach, from our brand to our history, learn who we are, what we do and why we do it.

SkillsUSA Defined

Learn more about SkillsUSA and the vital mission we accomplish every day: to empower students to become skilled professionals, career-ready leaders and responsible community members.

Join and Support

Whether you’re a student or teacher interested in joining SkillsUSA or a potential industry partner ready to support us, learn the why’s and how’s here.

Leaders, Partners and Staff

From our national officers to our dedicated association directors, from our board and national partners to our committed staff, those who lead, operate and support SkillsUSA are devoted to student success.