The state conference will be held at Southeast Technical Institute for 2018, 2019, 2020

  State Leadership and Skills Conference  (SLSC)

April 11 & 12, 2019​  

There will be a training for students on Thursday Night this year.

*** Student will need to bring a copy of their current resume to the state conference****


State Conference Contest
Contests are part of the state conference. If you signup to compete in a contest you are also signing up to participate in a conference.

State Conference Registration Guidelines have been emailed to local chapter advisors.  Please Read the guidelines before you register for the state conference.

Number of Contest you can compete in.

It is recommended that students who are competing in contest held on different dates compete in a additional contest.  It is recommended that students in shorter contest register to compete in more than one contest.  We will try to work your contest schedules out so you are able to compete in both contest.

As we are starting to prepare for the state conference, there are a few things you should know about this year's contests:

#1)     We try to make any of the 100 contest areas available at the state level.
#2)       The “Technical Standards” are the guide to which the contests are run.

  •  All Professional Members (Advisers) Who have paid their dues have access to the technical standards

#3)       If you would like to see what the nationals projects from previous years that is also available to paid Professional Members.

Contest Descriptions:
Click here

Each person attending the state conference should have these forms filled out.
SLSC Forms. Google Drive

There was 295 people registered for the conference including Students and Advisers.

This year we put on 42 different Leadership and Skills Contest.

This is a copy of the packet all of the contest winners will receive about nationals  2018
- Click Here

Press Release
For a sample press release
click here  you will need to change the information highlighted in yellow.


  • Registration for state conference must be completed by your school's Adviser.  Usually each school has a lead adviser who is responsible to get students registered.
  • To register to compete in a state contest you must be a registered member by March 1st.  if you miss the march 1st deadline you will not be able to participate in the contests.

Click Here to view the State Conference Registration Guidelines.  Please Read the guidelines before you register for the state conference.

Advisers - By entering people in the registration system and clicking submit.  You or your chapter you represent is responsible for paying those registrations.

To register for conferences you must use the SkillsUSA registration site.

State Conference Important Dates
(New ) Feb 20nd - Is the deadline for early registration discount price of $40. 

(New ) March 1st - Is the regular registration deadline at full price of $60.

March 1st - National deadline to signup as a SkillsUSA member for the current year.
March 1st - State deadline to signup to attend the State Leadership and Skills Conference.
                           ~ This includes signing up to compete in contest areas..


State Conference 2018


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