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Try-A-Trade® Takeout

Missed out, or can’t wait for the next round? Keep an eye out for Try-A-Trade® Takeout in December 2023!

This year in partnership with various industry and education leaders, we are offering Try-A-Trade® Takeout! Teachers can order for free up to 4 kits of any type, giving students the chance to test-drive careers and learn new skills. Each Try-A-Trade® kit will include necessary materials to complete the activity, as well as instructions and tutorial videos where needed. The kits will be shipped free of charge within 2-3 weeks of your order. Each kits includes all the necessary materials and safety equipment for 10-20 students to complete the activity in the flexibility and safety of their classroom. Some kits may require additional tools.

Maximum of 4 kits per classroom.

Skills Alberta also provides video and/or written instructions for each activity. Video instructions can be reached via the QR code on the included sheets in each kit, or via the Try-A-Trade playlist here.

Contact Rowan Haraba at with any questions.

Learn more about the Skills Alberta Competition