Skill Canada

Since 1994 Skills Canada British Columbia has worked with industry, educators, government and labour to promote rewarding and in-demand skilled trade & technology careers to BC’s youth. Widely recognized for its annual 18 Olympic–style competitions hosted in communities throughout BC, Skills BC engages over 35,000 students annually in its regional, provincial, national and international competitions each year.

Skills Canada BC trade and technology competitions provide parents, teachers, students, labour and government with opportunities to explore skilled trades and technology careers.

Skills BC is an early influencer that offers youth in K–12 and Post-Secondary, dynamic environments to explore trade and technology careers and meet prospective employers.

If you would like to compete in the Regional event this year see Samantha in the Career Center to apply.

This year South Vancouver Island will be competing in:

  • Automotive
  • Baking
  • Cabinetmaking
  • Carpentry
  • Culinary
  • Electronics
  • Electrical Wiring
  • Graphic Design
  • Hairstyling
  • Internet Website Design
  • Job Search
  • Mechanical CAD
  • Architectural CAD
  • Photography
  • Pipe Trades
  • Public Speaking
  • Welding Workplace Safety