SkillsUSA Tennessee State Conference Registration and Contest Updates

The 53rd Annual SkillsUSA Tennessee State Conference will be held March 19-21, 2018 at the Chattanooga Convention Center Two Carter Plaza, Chattanooga, TN 37402

2017-18 Competition Theme SkillsUSA: Champions at Work, Job-Ready Day One

State Conference Registration will open February 1, 2018.

State Contest Updates (latest update 02/22/2018):

Updates for contests are posted on this page. Make sure you scroll down and view the entire page including the PDF files in the download section at bottom for any additional state contest update documentation.

Each contestant will follow the technical standards on what equipment and supplies that will be needed for their contests. If equipment needs or standards for the state contest vary from the national standards these contest updates will be located on our website ASAP

Contest Official Dress Requirements: The official dress is specified in the 2017-18 SkillsUSA Technical Standards and must be purchased through the SkillsUSA storeClick here to view "Official Contest Dress" poster.

Resume Requirement: Copies of a one-page typewritten resume (personal data sheet) will be required for each contestant at state. 
 
MAP Monday
MAP Monday will guide your students on an experience that will allow them to Measure, Achieve and Prove they are ready for the workplace.

MAP Monday will take place on Monday at the Tennessee State Leadership and Skills Conference. Times will be 8:00 am - 11:00 am and 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm to allow students time to also participate in Volunteer Service opportunities.  
 

Important Changes in State Conference Schedule
SkillsUSA Monday Night Kickoff Ceremony at Tennessee Aquarium: will be held from 5:15-9:30 p.m. You must have your conference T-shirt and badge to enter. The dress code for the aquarium is our SkillsUSA conference T-shirt and either khaki or black pants. No blue jeans! Advisors you can add aquarium tickets to your school’s registration for guests who only want to attend the aquarium.

SkillsUSA Wednesday morning Breakfast and Awards Ceremony will be held at Chattanooga Convention Center Exhibit Hall A starting at 8:30 a.m. Doors will open at 8 a.m. The cost of the breakfast is included in the conference registration fee. Advisors you can add breakfast tickets to your school’s registration for guests who only want to attend the awards ceremony. Contestants MUST either be in Official or Contest Dress to go on stage. Advisors / Chaperones / Guests should dress business casual. Jeans will be considered inappropriate dress.

Technical StandardsALL Contests will follow Technical Standards as issued by SkillsUSA, this information can be found on the SkillsUSA Registration website. Remember to always check online for latest National SkillsUSA Contest Updates in addition to state specific updates listed here on this page. 

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Picture of SkillsUSA Tennessee State Conference Registration and Contest Updates
Picture of SkillsUSA Tennessee State Conference Registration and Contest Updates
Picture of SkillsUSA Tennessee State Conference Registration and Contest Updates