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.


Drop-Add Guidelines

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. 


Required Forms

·         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

            Basic Construction



            Design/Build Plywood Challenge

            Finish Carpentry


            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.

            Action Skills

            American Spirit

Chapter Business Procedure

Employment Application Process

Extemporaneous Speaking

Job Skill Demonstration A  & Open

Occupational Health & Safety Notebook

Opening & Closing Ceremonies

Prepared Speech

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.

            Advertising Design

Collision Repair Technology

Community Service

Customer Service

 Digital Cinema Production

Electrical Construction Wiring


 First Aid/CPR

Industrial Motor Control

Job Interview

 Medical Math

Medical Terminology


Pin Design

Quiz Bowl

Related Technical Math

 State Banner Design

 T-Shirt Design

 Team Skills Demo

Television (Video) Production

Web Design


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.





Megan Andrews

State Director

SkillsUSA New Jersey

SkillsUSA New Jersey


(908) 526-8900 ext: 7231​
Monday - Friday 9am-2pm


Mail Us:

Megan Andrews

State Director     

SkillsUSA New Jersey            


PO Box 6350

14 Vogt Drive

Bridgewater, NJ 08807




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