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Nov 09, 2017, 11:41 ET WorldSkills Team Canada 2017 visits Parliament Hill during National Skilled Trades and Technology Week

OTTAWA, Nov. 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Yesterday, members of WorldSkills Team Canada 2017 visited Parliament Hill in celebration of their return from competiting at WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017, and to highlight ...


Nov 07, 2017, 12:01 ET A Birdhouse Challenge Launches National Skilled Trades and Technology Week

OTTAWA, Nov. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - Skills/Compétences Canada (SCC) is proud to launch its 13th National Skilled Trades and Technology Week (NSTTW) to create awareness for students and educators of the...


Oct 20, 2017, 10:44 ET WorldSkills Team Canada 2017 Achieves Excellence at 44th WorldSkills Competition, in Abu Dhabi

WorldSkills Team Canada 2017 awarded with 1 Medal and 13 Medallions of Excellence OTTAWA, Oct. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - Skills/Compétences Canada, a national not-for-profit organization that actively...


Oct 11, 2017, 09:47 ET On International Day of the Girl, Skills/Compétences Canada Celebrates its 9 Female WorldSkills Team Canada 2017 Members

Minister Hajdu makes case for greater female involvement in the skilled trade and technology sectors through a short video release OTTAWA, Oct. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, on International Day of the...


Aug 14, 2017, 12:31 ET WorldSkills Team Canada 2017 demonstrate their talents to local Members of Parliament

31 of Canada's most skilled young people head to Abu Dhabi in October OTTAWA, Aug. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, members of WorldSkills Team Canada 2017 kicked off their pre-competition tour by meeting and ...


Jun 06, 2017, 13:52 ET Canadian Youth Excel at Skilled Trade and Technology Competition: 43 New National Champions Crowned in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, June 6, 2017 /CNW/ - On Saturday, Skills/Compétences Canada released the final medal results of the Skills Canada National Competition 2017 (SCNC). Over the past week, 550 of the most...


Jun 02, 2017, 13:43 ET Skills Canada National Competition in Full Swing in Winnipeg

Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, Patty Hajdu Engages with Youth Competitors and Participates in Try-A-Trade® and Technology Activities WINNIPEG, June 2, 2017 /CNW/ - Today,...


May 02, 2017, 07:00 ET Vale Canada Renews Sponsorship Support for Skills/Compétences Canada (SCC)

Vale Canada Limited, in Partnership with SCC and its Member Organizations in Manitoba, Ontario and Newfoundland and Labrador, Work Together to Promote Careers in Skilled Trades and Technologies...


Mar 28, 2017, 07:00 ET Canada's Top Talent Set to Compete at World's Biggest Skills Event in Abu Dhabi

OTTAWA, March 28, 2017 /CNW/ - The 31 official members of WorldSkills Team Canada 2017 recently gathered at the Fairmont Château Montebello, in Montebello, Québec to participate in team-building...


Mar 08, 2017, 07:00 ET Skills/Compétences Canada Backs HeForShe

OTTAWA, March 8, 2017 /CNW/ - Skills/Compétences Canada (SCC), a not-for-profit organization that actively promotes careers in skilled trades and technology is proud to formally endorse HeForShe – a...


Mar 07, 2017, 07:00 ET TransCanada Returns as Presenting Sponsor of the 2017 Skills Canada National Competition for the Third Consecutive Year

TransCanada confirmed its commitment as a returning sponsor of Canada's only national, multi-trade and technology event for skilled trade and technology students and apprentices in Winnipeg, MB, May...


Dec 06, 2016, 07:00 ET Princess Auto Provides Travel Subsidies so Manitoba Students Can Experience the 2017 Skills Canada National Competition

Princess Auto is subsidizing travel to the Skills Canada National Competition for hundreds of Manitoba students, and they will actively participate at the competition through Try-A-Trade® and...


Nov 02, 2016, 14:26 ET A Table Building Challenge Launches National Skilled Trades and Technology Week

OTTAWA, Nov. 2, 2016 /CNW/ - Skills/Compétences Canada (SCC) is proud to launch its 12th National Skilled Trades and Technology Week (NSTTW) to create awareness for students and educators of the...


Oct 06, 2016, 10:52 ET 2016 WorldSkills Leaders Forum Provides New Perspectives on the Future of Skills

NIAGARA FALLS, Canada, Oct. 6, 2016 /CNW/ - Skills/Compétences Canada along with SkillsUSA hosted the WorldSkills Leaders Forum on October 4, as part of the WorldSkills General Assembly 2016. This...


Sep 13, 2016, 13:29 ET 2016 WorldSkills General Assembly in Niagara Falls, Canada, COMING SOON!! October 2 - October 6, 2016

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Sept. 13, 2016 /CNW/ - Skills/Compétences Canada and SkillsUSA are co-hosting the 2016 WorldSkills General Assembly (GA) in Niagara Falls, Canada, on October 2nd to 6th. This...


Jun 08, 2016, 16:32 ET Top Talent Awarded at Skills Canada National Competition

Next Stop: WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 MONCTON, June 8, 2016 /CNW/ - (Skills Canada National Competition) – For two days in Moncton, at the 22nd Skills Canada National Competition, the best and...


Jun 06, 2016, 10:22 ET Skills Canada Hosts Official Launch of 22nd Skills Canada National Competition

MONCTON, NB, June 6, 2016 /CNW/ - Earlier today, Skills/Compétences Canada hosted the official launch of the 2016 Skills Canada National Competition (SCNC), at the Moncton Coliseum. This important...


Apr 12, 2016, 07:00 ET J.D. Irving Group of Companies Join as Premier Sponsor for the 2016 Skills Canada National Competition

J.D. Irving Group of Companies, have signed on as a Premier Sponsor at Canada's only national, multi-trade and technology event for skilled trade and technology students and apprentices in Moncton,...


Apr 05, 2016, 07:00 ET TransCanada Returns as Presenting Sponsor for the 2016 Skills Canada National Competition

TransCanada shows its commitment to the skilled trades and technologies as a returning sponsor of Canada's only national, multi-trade and technology event for skilled trade and technology students...


Feb 17, 2016, 07:00 ET UA Canada Renews Sponsorship for Next Three Years in Support of Skills/Compétences Canada's Flagship Event

UA Canada has renewed their support as Presenting Sponsor of the Skills Canada National Competition in 2016, 2017 and 2018. OTTAWA, Feb. 17, 2016 /CNW/ - Skills/Compétences Canada (SCC), a...


Nov 03, 2015, 11:10 ET Sherry Holmes from the TV Series "Holmes Makes it Right" Launches National Skilled Trades and Technology Week

Eleventh National Skilled Trades and Technology Week Kicks Off with Try-A-Trade® and Technology Activities OTTAWA, Nov. 3, 2015 /CNW/ - Skills/Compétences Canada (SCC) is proud to launch its eleventh ...


Aug 17, 2015, 14:29 ET Strong Performance for Team Canada at WorldSkills São Paulo 2015

WorldSkills Team Canada 2015 awarded with 5 Medals and 10 Medallions of Excellence OTTAWA, Aug. 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Skills/Compétences Canada, a national not-for-profit organization that actively...


Aug 11, 2015, 07:00 ET Canada's Best Are Ready to Compete at WorldSkills São Paulo 2015

Team Canada will be competing to win as they test their skilled trade and technology skills against competitors from 72 countries OTTAWA, Aug. 11, 2015 /CNW/ - Skills/Compétences Canada, a national...


May 30, 2015, 18:40 ET Canada's Top Talent in Skilled Trades and Technologies Announced at the 2015 Skills Canada National Competition in Saskatoon

SASKATOON, SK, May 30, 2015 /CNW/ - For two days, in Saskatoon, at the 21st Skills Canada National Competition (SCNC), the best and brightest students and apprentices in skilled trades and...


May 21, 2015, 07:00 ET Skills Canada Launches Essential Skills Mobile App for Students and Teachers

First of its kind App brings Essential Skills to the forefront of Trades and Technology Careers OTTAWA, May 21, 2015 /CNW/ - Skills/Competences Canada (SCC) today introduced a new Mobile App to help...