WorldSkills International

Skills Canada is a member of WorldSkills International. It’s mission is to raise the status and standards of vocational skills and training worldwide.  Typically WorldSkills Competitors are selected from the post-secondary level of our competitions. 2014 is the qualifying year for the WorldSkills São Paulo, Brazil: August 11-16, 2015.

We select and prepare students for the WorldSkills Competition, through the Provincial and National Skills Canada Competitions. Students interested in participating in Skills Canada Competitions and becoming part of Team Canada can apply for consideration to be selected to compete

Read our Guide to preparing for a spot on Team Alberta and Team Canada.


Following the 2012 Provincial and National Skills Canada Competitions, ELEVEN Albertans became part Team Canada that partipated in WorldSkills Leipzig 2013.  

Full details on Team Canada 2013... 

Jordy Bartman, Auto Body Repair

Tyler Kenyon, Auto Service

Zack Hartle, Automation and Control

Tyler Hore, Car Painting

Bart VanHaaren, Joinery

Jack Vanden Broek, Landscape Gardening

Justin Schipper, Landscape Gardening

Marissa Halter, Offset Printing

Michael Scheideman, Refrigeration

Nolan Spak, Sheet Metal

Nic Kitt, Welding