Skills Ontario Competition

May 12, 2021

The Virtual Skills Ontario Competition and Career Exploration Showcase, hosted by Skills Ontario, is an annual event to promote careers in the skilled trades and technologies.

The Virtual Skills Ontario Competition is Canada's largest skilled trades competition. Each year, over 2,400 students vie for medals in 70 remarkably diverse contest areas, including Carpentry, Culinary Arts, Hairstyling, Photography, Plumbing and Robotics. The event also includes a Career Exploration Showcase, with over 70 interactive displays where you can meet with industry, college, government and labour representatives to get information about training and job opportunities.

Come join the fun, watch the competitions, and visit the Career Exploration Showcase to learn more about a career in the skilled trades and technologies.

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It pays to compete! A number of scholarships, bursaries and awards are available each year for competitors, mentors and volunteers at the Skills Ontario Competition. To find out more, click the following links:

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