SkillsUSA’s 2022 National Leadership & Skills Conference spotlights career and technical ed students

Career and technical education students from around the nation traveled to Atlanta, Georgia, to compete in the annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC). The conference was held this summer to showcase over 6,500 state contest-winning students as they competed in 107 different trade, technical and leadership fields. Competing students worked against the clock and one another to prove their expertise in several skilled service occupations. The competitions were run with the help of industry, trade associations and labor organizations and the contests are based on industry standards. Joel Rodriquez, board member of the Building Officials Association of Georgia (BOAG), was contacted to help judge the SkillsUSA national championship for HVAC students. Read more here.