Skills Canada BC


Skills Canada BC 
Trades & Technologies

Skills Canada is a trades and technology competition that tests the skills and knowledge of junior and high school students, College trades students, and apprentices. Competition are held for over 40 skilled trades across Canada. The competition is designed in a fun, lively way to help engage the next generation into considering a career in trades and/or technology fields.

2020 Regional Skills Competitions
February 28, 2020
Okanagan College
Kelowna Campus

Students who wish to compete in Regional competitions must contact their school's shop teacher, technology education teacher, or career counselor to complete a FREE online registration form before February 7, 2020.

** Registration is now closed.**

How to Register:
Online Registration , Click "TEACHER LOGIN" and follow instructions

About the Competitions:
All registered competitors will receive an official SkillsBC T-shirt, pizza lunch, a participation certificate, and those who achieve Gold, Silver or Bronze rankings will be presented with medals at the award ceremonies.

Advance your Skills!:
Gold medalist from the Regional competition are eligible to compete at the Provincial Skills Competitions in Abbotsford on April 15, 2020.
Note: If a competition is not offered at the Regional level, there may be a possibility for high school students to gain direct entry into Provincials. Please contact Regional Coordinator for more details.

Those Provincial gold medalists will qualify for the final National Competition on May 27 - 28, 2019 at the Vancouver Convention Center!
For more information about these competitions, please visit 


Competitor Agenda




7:30 AM - 7:45 AM Culinary Arts Competitors
Registration Check In 
Trades and Apprenticeship Office, T115
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Registration Check In      Trades Atrium
10:35 AM Welcome Ceremony Trades Atrium
10:45 AM Intro to Shop & Safety Competitors follow Tech Chairs to competition areas
11:00 AM Competitions Begin Designated areas, see below chart for room number
12:30 PM Lunch Pizza delivered to shops for competitors only
1:00 PM Resume Competitions Designated areas, see below chart for room number
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM   Judging Designated areas, see below chart for room number
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Award Ceremony Trades Atrium
3:30 PM Departure Bus Zone area


Regional Competitions (Registration required)
Architectural CAD - Cancelled
Culinary Arts
Mechanical CAD - Cancelled
Jr. Skills - Gravity Vehicle
Jr. Skills - Carpentry
Jr. Skills - Spaghetti Bridge - Cancelled 
Jr. Skills - Sumo Robots - Cancelled

After competitions end, please meet at the Trades atrium for results.
Ceremonies will start soon after the judges arrive in the Trades Atrium. 


Try-A-Trade Sessions have been cancelled.  


Kim Noakes
Central Okanagan Regional Coordinator 
250 762 5445 ext. 4439

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