With assistance from teams of dedicated Regional Coordinating Committees, Skills Canada BC hosts Regional Competitions in communities around the province (February to March) in the K-12 and Post-Secondary education systems.
2020 Competition Year (Regionals)
Throughout February and March 2020, Skills Canada BC hosted almost 5,000 student competitors in its Regional competitions across the province.
In addition to hosting skilled trades and technology competitions, many of these Regional competition venues also held Women in Trades Conferences concurrently.
Skills Canada BC’s Regional competitions provide opportunities for youth in the province to learn about careers in the skilled trades and technology careers through hands-on activities.
The Year Ahead 2021 (Regionals)
Throughout 2021, Skills Canada BC will continue to host it Regional competitions and Women in Trades Conferences throughout the province.
But, given the significant restraints of Covid-19 safety protocols, Skills Canada BC will experiment with new ways to deliver the Regionals including classroom cohorts, online, as and virtual platforms.