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STRONG PERFORMANCE FOR TEAM CANADA AT WORLDSKILLS SÃO PAULO 2015 By Skills Canada

Worldskills team canada 2015 awarded with 5 medals and 10 medallions of excellence ottawa, on – august 17th, 2015 – skills/compétences canada, a national not-for-profit organization that actively promotes careers in skilled trades, …

CANADA’S TOP TALENT IN SKILLED TRADES AND TECHNOLOGIES ANNOUNCED AT THE 2015 SKILLS CANADA NATIONAL COMPETITION IN SASKATOON By Skills Canada

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 technologies were tried, tested and judged. …

WORLDSKILLS TEAM CANADA 2015 SET TO COMPETE IN THE CHAMPIONSHIPS OF SKILLED TRADES AND TECHNOLOGIES IN BRAZIL By Skills Canada

Ottawa, march 6, 2015 /cnw/ – yesterday, skills/compétences canada (scc), together with the minister of employment and social development canada and minister for democratic reform, the honourable pierre poilievre, and hgtv star, mike …

VALE CANADA LIMITED INCREASES SPONSORSHIP SUPPORT FOR SKILLS/COMPÉTENCES CANADA (SCC) By Skills Canada

Vale canada limited partners with scc and its member organizations to promote careers in skilled trades ottawa, march 3, 2015 /cnw/ – vale canada limited (vale) has increased its support of skills canada from its existing partnership …

NSTTW MEDIA COVERAGE By Skills Canada

Array of trades surprises students (nepean-barrhaven news, november 13th, 2014) skills canada kicks off national skilled trades and technology week (construction comment, november 2014) mike holmes jr. & chef korecki rise to the …

MIKE HOLMES JR. & CHEF KORECKI RISE TO THE CHALLENGE AT NATIONAL SKILLED TRADES & TECHNOLOGY LAUNCH By Skills Canada

tenth national skilled trades and technology week kicks off with try-a-trade® and technology activities ottawa, nov. 5, 2014 /cnw/ – yesterday skills/compétences canada (scc) was proud to launch its tenth national skilled …

CANADA AND USA AWARDED WORLDSKILLS GENERAL ASSEMBLY 2016 HOSTING RIGHTS By Skills Canada

The world will gather in niagara falls in 2016 during the worldskills general assembly in lucerne, switzerland, skills/compétences canada in conjunction with skillsusa were granted the hosting rights of the 2016 event. after a …

SHELL CANADA TAPS INTO YOUTH INSIGHT TO ATTRACT NEXT GENERATION OF SKILLED TRADES PEOPLE By Skills Canada

Leveraging social media strategically and having creative angle key to reaching canada’s youth ottawa, ontario, september 23, 2014 – today, skills/compétences canada released four dynamic campaign videos created by the …

COMPETITORS FOR WORLDSKILLS CANADIAN TRIALS ANNOUNCED – OUTCOME TO DETERMINE WORLDSKILLS TEAM CANADA 2015 COMPETING IN BRAZIL By Skills Canada

Ottawa, aug. 28, 2014 /cnw/ – today, skills canada announced the names of the 31 young men and women who will participate in the worldskills canadian trials taking place throughout canada in january and february 2015. the selection …

WATCH THE FUTURE OF CANADA’S SKILLED WORKFORCE IN ACTION! – COMPETITION SITE TOUR AND LAUNCH FOR MEDIA OF THE 2014 SKILLS CANADA NATIONAL COMPETITION (SCNC) By Skills Canada

Toronto, june 4, 2014 /cnw/ – this thursday and friday, 500 of canada’s best trade and technology students and apprentices will put their skills to the test in 43 distinct competitions, including: plumbing, heavy equipment service, …

2014 SKILLS CANADA NATIONAL COMPETITION IN TORONTO: MCAO AND OPTC TEAM UP TO BECOME PREMIER SPONSORS By Skills Canada

-for immediate release- trades jobs are conduits to management careers, entrepreneurship ottawa, ontario, april 28, 2014 – today, the mechanical contractors association of ontario (mcao) and the ontario pipe trades council (optc) …

MESSAGE FROM THE CEO By Skills Canada

We are now two months out from the 2014 skills canada national competition (scnc) in toronto. all of us from the skills/compétences canada team hope that you will be joining us as we highlight our 20th anniversary of competition! many …