About Us

Our Mission: SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce.  We help each student excel.

Membership for 2021-2022

  • Current annual membership: 5,412 Washington HS & MS
  • all 50 states plus Puerto Rico, Virgin Island and District of Columbia
  • Average SkillsUSA Student membership: 314,510
  • Average Teacher membership (SkillsUSA Professionals): 19,019
  • Average SkillsUSA schools: 4,121 / 165+ Washington MS & HS

Partners: More than 650 business, industry and labor sponsors actively support SkillsUSA at the national level through financial aid, in-kind contributions, and involvement with SkillsUSA activities. Many work directly with state associations and local chapters.

Programs: SkillsUSA programs include local, state and national competitions in which students demonstrate occupational and leadership skills. SkillsUSA is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and is cited as a “successful model of employer-driven youth development training program” by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Check out the latest conference updates and announcements. You will find the most up to date information on all contest here.