• SkillsUSA Information
    SkillsUSA Portfolio
    Select a Competition
    • Find competition in list to the right
    • Check with the adviser listed
    • Find out what you need to do to compete.  What to study. When to meet.
    October 13, 2016
    Registration lunch meeting for all interested in SkillsUSA. Pizza served in room 503.
    November 10, 2016
    Region 2 registration deadline
    • Fill out Online Registration Form completely and print out.
    • Turn in completed form and $15 (checks made out to SillsUSA Chapter 211) to Mr. Canaday or to SkillUSA which pays for National and Regional registration and a PRHS SkillsUSA T-shirt.
    February 4, 2017 - Region 2 Contest
    • Double check with adviser on what to study and how to practice.
    • Find out about your uniform, any tools that will be needed and make a resume.
    • Look on www.skillsusaca.org website and ask your adviser to check for any competition updates.
    • The top 4 competitors in each competition usually move on to the California State Competition.
    February 28, 2017
    Registration for State Contest Advancers
    April 20-23, 2017
    State Contest, San Diego, CA
    June 19-23, 2017
    National Conference, Louisville, Kentucky
    • The overall cost for each student to attend is over $1,000, but again with local donations, the final cost will be much lower--in the $400 range.
    • PRHS usually has around 10-20 students who attend this conference each year.
    • Big event with over 7,000 competitors for the 50 states and 3 territories.
    • The best of the best are here for each competition.
    • RESUME, CLOTHING, TOOLS, Identification (for flight)!!!.


  • Contests

    Some of the competitions that we have had students do in the past:
    • Automotive Service 
    • Aviation Maintenance 
    • Diesel Equipment 
    • Marine Service 
    • Mobile Electronics Installation Demo- 
    • Mobile Robotics Technology (Team of 2)
    • Cabinetmaking
    • Carpentry
    • Electrical Construction Wiring (Residential wiring)
    • Plumbing
    • Intro. to Woodworking
    • Customer Service
    • Extemporaneous Speaking
    • Job Interview
    • Prepared Speech
    • Early Childhood Education (Presschool Teaching Assistant)
    • Computer Maintenance
    • Computer Programming
    • Internewworking
    • Related Technical Math
    • Technical Computer Applications
    • Telecommunications Cabling
    • Web Design (2 person team)
    • Advertising Design
    • Photography
    • Pin Design
    • T-shirt Design
    • Welding
    • Welding Fabrication (3-person team)
    • Welding Art
    • Commercial Baking
    • Culinary Arts
    • Food & Beverage Service
    • J_D Visualization & Animation (2-person team)
    • Audio/Radio Production (2-person team) 
    • Broadcast News Production (4-person team)
    • Digital Camera Production (Video Production Development) (2-person team)
    • Television (Video) Production (2-person team)
    • Criminal Justice


    • First Aid/CPR


    • Prepared Speech
    • Extemporanius Speech
    • 20 Second Elevator Speech
    • Creed
    Others to think about:
    • Community Action Project (Demonstration)
    • Humanoid Robotics (Demonstration)
    • Sustainability Solutions Demonstration
    • Urban Search & Rescue (Demonstration)