Important Dates & Cost Estimates

SkillsUSA Dates for Program of work 2018-2019

 

9-13-2018             SW Advisor Meeting – Cascadia

 

10-1-2018             Board Meeting

10-20-2017           SW Student fall kick off – Woodland HS

10-25-2018           Olympic Advisor Meeting & Student Fall Kick Off @ Lacey Community Ctr

 

11-1 – 11-3           CISPUS

11-2                     Advisor Training @ CISPUS

1-25                     State pin & program cover designs due (last Friday of January)

1-31                     Civic Engagement Day at Capital

 

2-9-2019               Regionals completed by (or sooner….)

Do not schedule technical contests on the day your regional leadership contests are held

2-9-2019               SW Leadership Contests – Woodland HS

2-11-2019             Contest Scores due to Brandon (via regional coordinators)

2-15-2019             Selection Meeting (time?)

2-28-2019             Chapter of Excellence Program Applications due

2-28-2018             Advisor of the year Applications due

2-26-2018             Invitation list available & Early (discounted) Registration open

 

3-4-2019               Notify if not accepting SLSC Invitation

3-8-2019               Early Registration discount ends / Regular registration open

3-8 – 3-10             State Officer Mandatory Conference Planning training-Black Lake

3-18-2019             SLSC Registration closes

 

4/23-4/27             State Officers prepare for and lead state conference

4/25-4/27             SLSC – Yakima

5/19-5/21/19         New State Officer Mandatory Training -Black Lake

5-21-2019             Board Meeting – Black Lake, Lacey, WA

6/22-6/24/19         Leverage and Activate Training in Kentucky

6/24-6/28/19         National Leadership and Skills Conference

6/24/2019             NLSC – WA State meeting 6:30pm

 

July                      Phone call board meeting

 

8/4-8/7/2019         ACTE Conference (CTSOs attend 8/6 booths and flag ceremony)

8/14-8/17             SkillsUSA State Director Meeting (Virginia)

 

COST ESTIMATE SUMMARY 2018-2019

SkillsUSA Washington Membership Dues – Before Regional Competition& March 1:

  • Student – $16 ($8 state, $8 national)
  • Professional – $ 28 ($8 state, $20 national) – Technical standards included
  • MUST be paid before students compete regionally
  • Regional Dues – May include regional events & possibly awards – contact your regional coordinator
  1. Southwest – $9 SkillsUSA WA SW Region, PO Box 823374, Vancouver, WA 98682
  2. Olympic – $4 SkillsUSA WA, PO Box 2698, Olympia, WA98507
  3. Puget Sound – contact your regional coordinators
  4. Central – contact your regional coordinator
  5. Eastern – no fee

 

Fall Leadership Conference (CISPUS) – November 1, 2 & 3rd 2018

  • Registration – $125 (includes 2 nights in dorm style accommodations)
  • Transportation – at your expense
  • Meals – provided (Thursday Dinner-Friday 3 meals-Saturday Breakfast & Lunch to go)

 

Regional Competitions- December/January/February (must be completed by 2/9):

  • Registration – Approx. $10- $20 (varies per competition, contact your regional representative for details)
  • Transportation – at your expense
  • Meals –may be included in your contest fee unless additional fee has been added or regional coordinators let schools know in advance to bring money for it

 

State Leadership and Skills Conference – April 25-27, 2019: (Yakima)

  • Invitation List posted February 26, early registration open
  • Early Registration (online submittedregistrations received on or before March 8, 2019) – $90
  • Regular Registration (online submittedregistrations received no later than March 18, 2019) – $100
  • Hotel – Approx. $ 110 per room*
  • Transportation – (to and from) – at your expense

 

National Leadership and Skills Conference – June 24-28, 2019: (Kentucky)

  • Approximately$575 /student & $725/Advisor (includes $150 registration + 5-6 days hotel – per national contract with hotel+tshirt) Exact price distributed at State Leadership and Skills Conference.
  • Transportation – at your expense.
  • Meals – at your expense.

 

*All costs are subject to change and all costs per person/participant*