NJ SkillsUSA Championships
NJ SkillsUSA Championship Virtual Awards Ceremony
Sunday, April 10, 7 PM
April 9 Competitions:
Bridgewater Marriott, Somerset Co, Vo-Tech, NE Carpenters Apprentice Training Center
(NJ SkillsUSA is providing shuttle buses that will continuously loop between the 3 contest sites)
COVID Protocols for All Sites
· COVID Attestation Forms are not required.
· Spectators are allowed at the contest sites, and masks will be optional for contestants and participants.
· Not all contests will be open to observers due to general safety reasons and/or to allow the best environment for competitors. Please respect the instructions given by the contest coordinators.
· We ask that all contestants and participants respect others in regard to masking, and social distancing.
· All Covid protocols are subject to change as per state and individual site guidelines
Lunch will be provided for registered competitors and advisors. Contestants are required to eat at the site where they are competing. Registered advisors and chaperones may eat their lunch at any site. We do not have the ability to feed non-registered guests, however there are many local options at the Bridgewater Commons Mall and the surrounding area.
Any student who is a last-minute replacement must be listed on your national membership roster and must have a student account in the state registration system. Replacements will be made at the contest site.
· Student Code of Conduct & Media Release
Students are required to turn in a signed Code of Conduct & Media Release form. The form is posted in the DOWNLOADS section of our website.
· Advisor Statement of Assurances
Be sure you have completed and submitted the Advisor Statement of Assurances prior to your students competing. We are required to have this school contact information from every participating school. The form is posted in the DOWNLOADS section of our website.
Contest Clothing Requirements
Please be sure to check the technical standards.
NE Carpenters Apprentice Training Center,75 Fieldcrest Avenue, Edison, NJ 08837
The reporting time for students competing is 8:00am
Design/Build Plywood Challenge
Engineering Technology Design
Interactive App and Game Design
NOTE: Toolboxes will not allowed on the SkillsUSA shuttle buses we have reserved for the day. Toolboxes can be dropped off between noon and 4:30pm on April 8th or transported with the students the morning of April 9th through their own transportation.
Bridgewater Marriott, 700 Commons Way, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
The reporting time for students competing at the Marriot is 8:30am.
Chapter Business Procedure
Employment Application Process
Job Skill Demonstration A & Open
Occupational Health & Safety Notebook
Opening & Closing Ceremonies
A map of the Marriott Conference Center showing the location of the contests being held there can be found in the DOWNLOADS tab of our website: www.nj-skillsusa.org Students should report to the Contest Holding Rooms after picking up their name badges at the registration table.
Somerset Co. Vo-Tech, 14 Vogt Drive, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
The reporting time for students competing at SCVTS is 8:30am.
A map of SCVTS showing the location of the contests being held there can be found in the DOWNLOADS tab of our website: www.nj-skillsusa.org Students should enter through the main entrance in the front of the school to pick up their name badges and for directions to their contest location.
Collision Repair Technology
Digital Cinema Production
Electrical Construction Wiring
Industrial Motor Control
Related Technical Math
State Banner Design
Team Skills Demo
Television (Video) Production
SkillsUSA Fact Sheet
Overview: SkilllsUSA is a partnership of students, leaders and industry representatives working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student to excell. SkillsUSA is a national organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled and service occupations including health occupations and for further education. SkillsUSA was formerly known as VICA (the Vocational Industrial Clubs of America).
Membership: More than 300,000 students and advisors join SkillsUSA annually, organized into more than 17,000 sections and 54 state and territorial associations. Combining alumni and lifetime membership, the total number impacted this year is more than 330,000. SkillsUSA has served more than 10.5 million members since its founding in 1965.
Mission: SkillsUSA's mission is to help its members become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens. SkillsUSA is an applied method of instruction for preparing America’s high performance workers in public career and technical programs. It provides quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship and character development. It builds and reinforces self-confidence, work attitudes and communications skills. It emphasizes total quality at work—high ethical standards, superior work skills, life-long education, and pride in the dignity of work. SkillsUSA also promotes understanding of the free-enterprise system and involvement in community service.
Partners:More than 15,500 teachers and school administrators serve as professional SkillsUSA members and advisors. More than 1,100 business, industry and labor sponsors actively support SkillsUSA at the national level through financial aid, in-kind contributions, and involvement of their people in SkillsUSA activities. Many more 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. At the annual national-level SkillsUSA Championships, over 5,600 students compete in over 100 occupational and leadership skill areas.
SkillsUSA programs also help to establish industry standards for job skill training in the lab and classroom, and promote community service. 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.
SkillsUSA New Jersey
SkillsUSA New Jersey
(908) 526-8900 ext: 7231
Monday - Friday 9am-2pm
SkillsUSA New Jersey
PO Box 6350
14 Vogt Drive
Bridgewater, NJ 08807