Skills Canada Virtual National Competition
June 15, 2021 8:30 to 4:30 EDT


Event Agenda

  8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Competition Hall

Visit our 45 skill areas and find highlight videos, photos, and more! Also, check out various demonstrations and speak with industry professionals within each skill area.

Exhibit Hall

Engage with industry and education partners from across Canada. Learn about the various career opportunities within the skilled trades and technologies.

Skills Canada Hall

Visit with the Skills Canada organization in your province or territory to see what great programs they have to offer!

Main Stage

This stage will contain tips and demonstrations, various live sessions, and our closing ceremonies. See our main stage agenda for a detailed schedule.

Essential Skills Stage

This stage will contain numerous fun and informative sessions, as well as our Trading Trades challenges! See our Essential Skills agenda for a detailed schedule.

Contests and Leaderboard

Check out how to win awesome prizes!

Media Wall

Make a post on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn using #SCVNC2021 to appear on our Media Wall!

Main Stage

  8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Tips and Tutorials from Industry Professionals on Skills (TTIPS)

UA Canada, InkSmith, RV Dealers Association, Barry Callebaut, L'Oréal, Volvo, Volkswagen Canada, Dermalogica

Get In Gear! Car Tips & Tricks

TTIPS from Mike Holmes Jr.

TTIPS from Sherry Holmes

Indigenous Skills Showcase

Construction Foundation of BC, Skills Canada Nunavut, Rebecca Doxtator

UA Canada - She is Skilled Conference

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

TTIPS with Seb and Kate w/ Live Q&A

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Closing Ceremony

Essential Skills Stage

  8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Job Search Tips

Job Interview Tips with Brianna Russel

Trading Trades

Baking & Cabinetmaking, 3D Modeling & Job Search, Paining & Robotics









12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Essential Skills Training to Support Success in Apprenticeship

Join members of the Bow Valley College project team and apprenticeship instructors from Saskatchewan Polytechnic as they discuss the Success in Apprenticeship national applied research project. This project aims to provide apprentices with the foundational literacy and essential skills to support technical training successes.

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM


With the Holmes Group


Be on the lookout for other upcoming events hosted by Skills/Compétences Canada and our various Member Organizations across Canada. Check out our websites or follow us on social media for the latest information.

Skills Canada National Events
Skills Canada Alberta
Skills Canada British Columbia
Skills Canada Manitoba
Skills Canada New Brunswick/Nouveau-Brunswick
Skills Canada Newfoundland & Labrador
Skills Canada Nova Scotia
Skills Canada Nunavut
Skills Canada Ontario
Skills Canada Prince Edward Island
Compétences Québec
Skills Canada Saskatchewan
Skills Canada Northwest Territories
Skills Canada Yukon


SCC National Partners / Exhibitors

ABC Life Literacy
Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals
British Columbia Institute of Technology
Bunzl Safety
Canadian Armed Forces
Canadian Nursery Landscape Association
Construction Foundation of BC
CWB Welding Foundation
Electricity Human Resources Canada
Employment and Social Development Canada
Essential Skills
Festo Didactic
Gene Haas Foundation
Habitat for Humanity
In House Solutions
John Bean
JTAC National Sprinkler Industry
Let’s Talk Science
Lincoln Electric
PCL Construction
Red Seal Program
RV Careers
Skills Canada Collision Repair Program
Stanley DeWalt
TC Energy
Thomas Skinner & Son
UA Canada
Volkswagen Group Canada
Volvo Construction Equipment

Member Organization Partners

College of the North Atlantic
Construction Association of PEI
Holland College
Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency
NSCC Nautical Institute
Office to Advance Women Apprentices
Pixel Blue
Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission


No. You do not need to download or install any software to participate. You only need to have access to the internet, so you can participate wherever that is.
You can use your email address that you have entered during registration to login on the day of the event.
The event will remain open 24/7 for days! Therefore, you can attend whenever it is convenient for you during that period of time.
Yes. Like a physical event, we will have a swag bag for you! You can add all of the documents available to the online swag bag in your account and then email them to yourself or share items with your colleagues simply by entering their email.
This is an online event. You do not have to travel to any specific location. You can participate anywhere that you have Internet access.