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TORONTO TO HOST THE 2014 SKILLS CANADA NATIONAL COMPETITION By 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 SEEKERS By 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 …

TEAM CANADA STRIKES GOLD AT WORLDSKILLS LEIPZIG 2013 By 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 2-7 By 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 RESULTS By 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 TRADES By 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 2013 By 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 AMERICAS By 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 COMPETITION By 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 …

NATIONAL SKILLED TRADES AND TECHNOLOGY WEEK CELEBRATES THE HISTORY AND IMPORTANCE OF THE SKILLED TRADES IN CANADA By Skills Canada

New survey shows majority of canadians (83%) feel skilled tradespeople are important to their everyday lives ottawa, ontario – november 6, 2012 – skills/compétences canada (scc), a national not-for-profit organization that actively …

SKILLS/COMPÉTENCES CANADA: SPOTLIGHT SHINES ON BRITISH COLUMBIA AS IT PREPARES TO HOST THE 2013 SKILLS CANADA NATIONAL COMPETITION By Skills Canada

Ottawa, oct. 19, 2012 /cnw/ – skills/compétences canada today announced that canada’s best skilled trade and technology students, representing all provinces and territories, along with industry experts, trainers and educators, will …

WORLDSKILLS TEAM CANADA 2013 IS ANNOUNCED; THE JOURNEY TO LEIPZIG BEGINS By Skills Canada

Skills/compétences canada hosts 35 national champions as they prepare to compete on the world stage ottawa, oct. 11, 2012 /cnw/ – skills/compétences canada, a not-for-profit organization that actively promotes careers in skilled …