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MESSAGE FROM THE CEOBy 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 …

HOW TO CURB YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT: DEVELOP ESSENTIAL SKILLSBy Skills Canada

National skilled trades and technology week brings together students, educators and business in curbing the skills-employer mismatch  toronto, ontario, november 5, 2013 – today, skills/compétences canada launched national skilled …

TORONTO TO HOST THE 2014 SKILLS CANADA NATIONAL COMPETITIONBy Skills Canada

Canadian association of petroleum producers (capp) and the united association of journeymen and apprentices of the plumbing and pipefitting industry (ua) sign on as presenting sponsors ottawa, oct. 28, 2013 /cnw/ – …

SKILLS/COMPÉTENCES CANADA LAUNCHES NATIONAL AWARENESS CAMPAIGN TO PROMOTE ESSENTIAL SKILLS TO YOUNG CAREER SEEKERSBy Skills Canada

Campaign highlights the skills gap between education and the needs of employers ottawa, sept. 26, 2013 /cnw/ – skills/compétences canada, a not-for-profit organization that actively promotes careers in skilled trades and …

SKILLS/COMPÉTENCES CANADA UNVEILS NEW LOGO THAT REFLECTS GLOBAL IMPORTANCE OF SKILLS EDUCATION AND TRAININGBy Skills Canada

ottawa, ontario – september 16, 2013 – skills/compétences canada (scc) today unveiled a new logo that incorporates the worldskills international visual identity, a brand recognized globally for championing skills education, training …

TEAM CANADA STRIKES GOLD AT WORLDSKILLS LEIPZIG 2013By Skills Canada

Leipzig, germany, july 8, 2013 /cnw/ – (worldskills leipzig 2013) – after the completion of four days of international competition, worldskills team canada 2013 proudly took the podium at the closing ceremony …

TEAM CANADA GETS SET TO COMPETE AT WORLDSKILLS LEIPZIG 2013, JULY 2-7By Skills Canada

35 of canada’s brightest skilled trade and technology students will test their talents against competitors from 54 countries at the world’s largest skills competition ottawa, june 25, 2013 /cnw/ – skills/compétences canada, a …

SCNC 2013 RESULTSBy Skills Canada

team first name last name secondary / post secondary skill name medal ab jason mcelrea 03ps psec precision machining / techniques d usinage gold on michael mills 03ps psec precision machining / techniques d …

RESULTS FROM 2013 SKILLS CANADA NATIONAL COMPETITION SHOW BRIGHT FUTURE FOR CANADA’S SKILLED TRADESBy Skills Canada

Vancouver, june 9, 2013 /cnw/ – (skills canada national competition 2013) - canada’s best and brightest skilled trade and technology students received official recognition for their outstanding performance …

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SKILLS/COMPÉTENCES CANADA, LOWE’S RENEWS ITS TOOLBOX FOR EDUCATION GRANT PROGRAM FOR 2013By Skills Canada

Annual program helps high school students and educators in ontario and alberta improve curriculum, facilities and surrounding communities  ottawa, ontario – november 29, 2013 – skills/compétences canada, a national not-for-profit …

CANADA’S YOUNG SKILLED TRADE AND TECHNOLOGY TALENT SWEEPS MEDALS AT WORLDSKILLS AMERICASBy Skills Canada

Ottawa, ontario – november 19, 2012 – skills/compétences canada, a national not-for-profit organization that actively promotes careers in skilled trades, today announced that their team is returning to canada on tuesday with 9 medals …

SKILLS/COMPÉTENCES CANADA WELCOMES CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PETROLEUM PRODUCERS (CAPP) AS A PRESENTING SPONSOR OF THE 2013 SKILLS CANADA NATIONAL COMPETITIONBy Skills Canada

Capp joins industry leaders in supporting skills development programs to address growing skilled labor shortages ottawa, nov. 13, 2012 /cnw/ – skills/compétences canada, a not-for-profit organization that actively promotes …