Why Join SkillsUSA?

SkillsUSA Provides Opportunity


What is SkillsUSA?

SkillsUSA is a professional organization that is designed to be run by students, for their own growth and benefit. SkillsUSA members develop into well-rounded people with technical, academic and employability skills that will help them get a job and have a successful career. Through chapter meetings, contests, leadership conferences and activities, students will be building these skills. Each chapter chooses, plans and conducts its own activities.


  • Connects to a professional, nationally recognized organization
  • Develops personal, workplace and technical skills
  • Gains leadership experience at a younger age
  • Participates in activities that build self-confidence
  • Explores careers and develops professionally
  • Interacts with future employers in business and industry
  • Builds awareness of career and technical education programs in high school
  • Receives opportunities to showcase skills and abilities
  • Gets recognition for achievements