Join the Competition!
Take a road trip this summer and join more than 5,000 students and teachers to compete in the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference!
The CNC milling competition at last year’s event.
This June, SkillsUSA will hold its 49th annual National Leadership and Skills Conference in Kansas City—which is a showcase career and technical education students. There are a number of seminars and training sessions and more than 5,000 people—including students, teachers and business partners—are expected to participate in the week-long event. On Thursday, students can compete hands-on in 98 different trade, technical and leadership fields. Students work against the clock—and each other—to prove their expertise in occupations like CAD and precision machining, among others.
SkillsUSA is a non-profit organization which partners students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. Sounds like a great road trip for a worthy cause!