Important Dates & Cost Estimates

SkillsUSA Dates for Program of Work 2021-2022

9-12/13-21             State Officer Training (arrive 9-11 eve) 9-12 am SkillsUSA, 1-5 pm CTSO leadership training, 9-13 8:00-4:00pm (Tukwila area)

9-18-21                  SkillsUSA WA Advisor Training 9:00 am-10:00 am

                           Join Zoom Meeting / https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84425731456

Meeting ID: 844 2573 1456 / Dial +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)

SkillsUSA WA Regional Trainings begin 10:00, see coordinator for link

9-21-21                 Advisor Training – SkillsUSA Basics – registration, tech standards 4:00 pm

Join Zoom Meeting / https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83373259935

Meeting ID: 833 7325 9935 / Dial by phone 1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)

9-22-21                 SkillsUSA Board Meeting 4:00 pm

                            Join Zoom Meeting / https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81713590049

                            Meeting ID: 817 1359 0049

9-30-21              SkillsUSA Chapter of Excellence Program and Applications 4:00 pm

                           Join Zoom Meeting / https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83079576264

                           Meeting ID: 830 7957 6264 (facilitated by Mary Rawlins, Oak Harbor)

10-5-21                 Advisor Training – SkillsUSA Absorb, Teaching tools, Tests-Certifications

                           Join Zoom Meeting / https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89734931784

                           Meeting ID: 897 3493 1784 / Dial +12532158782,,89734931784# 

10-19-21                Advisor Training – Preparing for Regional Competitions

                           SkillsUSA Washington is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Join Zoom Meeting / https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82730760899

Meeting ID: 827 3076 0899 / Dial +12532158782,,82730760899# 

10-20-21                Elevate Training – Virtual for Chapter Officers – Friday Flash for details

11-5-21                 Leadership Training for chapter leaders 11:00am-8:30pm – Randle

11-5-21                 Advisor Training 12:45 – 4:45pm

11-6-21                 Leadership Training – Ropes Course 9:00-noon – Randle/Cispus Learning Center

11-15                    National Membership Early Incentive deadline w/15 student members

11-15                    CorePlus – SkillsUSA Advisor Training (Everett)

12-1-21                 SkillsUSA Board Meeting

12-20-21                STATE MEMBERSHIP DEADLINE to COMPETE, new members accepted through May (March 1 is National Deadline)

Everyone MUST BE a MEMBER & REGISTERED for Regional Championships @ skillsusa-register.org

1-28-22                 Legislative/Civic Engagement Day, Olympia (display tables available for schools – see Terri if you want to display your CTE projects)

1-27 to 1-29           State Officers Training – Mandatory (1/27 late afternoon, 1/28 all day, 1/29 – 2pm)

1-28-22                 State pin / program (also state sticker) designs due (last Friday of January)

2-12-22                 Last day of regional competitions 

                           Do not schedule technical contests on the day your regional leadership contests are held

2-15-22                 Regional Scores due to regional coordinator using given excel sheet

2-17-22                 Selection Meeting (Regional Coordinators and Contest Coordinator)

                           4:00pm – Zoom

2-22-22                 Chapter of Excellence Program Applications due

                           CEP judging by state completed March 4th

2-25                     Invitation list available at www.skillsusawashington.org

2-25                     Registration opens for SLSC (State Leadership and Skills Conference)

3-3                       Advisor of the Year Applications due

Accepted only from chapters completing CEP Level 2 Application

3-11                     Registration ends for SLSC – $50 late fee begins 3-12-22, No exceptions

3-31, April 1 & 2      State Leadership and Skills Conference – Tacoma, WA

                           State Officers arrive 2 days earlier (March 29 & 30)

May 4                   Registration ENDS for National Leadership and Skills Conference – must include flight details and hotel room requests

May 11                  Board Meeting – Location TBD

May TBD                State Officer Training with Career and Technical Student Organizations – mandatory for new and returning state officers

6-18 to 6-20           Leverage and Activate Training at NLSC, Atlanta

6-20 to 6-24           National Leadership and Skills Conference (last full week in June) Atlanta

6-20                     NLSC – WA State meeting

8-1 to 8-3              ACTE Conference – (Spokane area student Chapter Leader needed)

                           SkillsUSA Advisor Training provided – 2 sessions

8-15 to 8-19           SkillsUSA State Director Training and Meetings – Reno

Planning Ahead?

State Leadership and Skills Conference 2023 – April 

National Leadership and Skills Conference 2023 – June 26-June 30

COST ESTIMATE SUMMARY 2021-2022

SkillsUSA Washington Membership Dues – Before Regional Competition and before February 1:

  • HS Student – $16 ($8 state, $8 national)
  • MS Student – $12 ($4 state, $8 national)
  • Professional – $28 ($8 state, $20 national) – Technical standards included
  • MUST be paid before students compete regionally
  • Regional Dues – May include regional events & possibly awards – contact your regional coordinator
  1. Southwest – $9 SkillsUSA WA SW Region, PO Box 823374, Vancouver, WA 98682
  2. Olympic – $4 SkillsUSA WA, PO Box 2698, Olympia, WA 98507
  3. Puget Sound North & South – $5 + some contest material fees, contact your regional coordinators
  4. Central – $4 contact your regional coordinator/s
  5. Eastern – no fee

 Fall Leadership Conference (CISPUS) – This conference will be virtual for 2020 – $20

  • Registration – $125 (includes 1 nights in dorm style accommodations), no charge state officers
  • Transportation – at your expense
  • Meals – provided (Friday Lunch & Dinner -Saturday Breakfast & Lunch to go)

Regional Competitions- December/January/February (must be completed by 2/1):

  • Registration – Approx. $10- $20 (varies per competition, contact your regional representative for details)
  • Transportation – at your expense
  • Meals –may be included in your contest fee unless additional fee has been added or regional coordinators let schools know in advance to bring money for it

 State Leadership and Skills Conference – April 1-3, 2021

  • Invitation List posted February 12, early registration opens
  • Early Registration (online submitted registrations received on or before February 24, 2021) – $100
  • Regular Registration (online submitted registrations received no later than March 3, 2021) – $110
  • Hotel – Approx. $ 120 per room*
  • Transportation – (to and from) – at your expense

 National Leadership and Skills Conference – June 21-25, 2021: (Atlanta or virtual)

  • Approximately $700 /student & $845/Advisor (includes registration + 5-6 days hotel – per national contract with hotel+tshirt+entertainment) Exact price distributed at State Leadership and Skills Conference.  All students and advisors will stay at assigned hotel.
  • Transportation – at your expense (arrive for Monday night state meeting)
  • Meals – at your expense.

*All costs are subject to change and all costs per person/participant*