What is the Territorial Skills Competition?

The Territorial Skills Competition is a one day competition that serves as both a contest to test a participant's skills in a public forum, as well as a qualifier for the annual Skills Competences Canada National Competition. As a qualifier, participants may be eligible to represent Team Yukon at the National Competition.

This year our competition will take place on April 24th, 2021 at various locations throughout Whitehorse.

2021 Competition Areas

Level(s)

  • Secondary & Post-Secondary
  • Secondary & Post-Secondary (Apprentice)
  • Post-Secondary (Apprentice)
  • Secondary & Post-Secondary (Apprentice)
  • Secondary
  • Secondary
  • Secondary & Post-Secondary (Apprentice)
  • Secondary & Post-Secondary (Apprentice)
  • Secondary
  • Secondary & Post-Secondary (Apprentice)
  • Not available for 2021
  • Post-Secondary (Apprentice)
  • Secondary
  • Secondary
  • Secondary
  • Secondary
  • Secondary
  • Post-Secondary (Apprentice)

Contest Date

  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • Not available for 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021
  • April 24, 2021

Who is eligible to compete?

SECONDARY LEVEL ELIGIBILITY

Secondary level competitors must meet thefollowing criteria in the current school year and may be asked to provide proofof any points listed below:

  1. Possess a Canadian citizenship or Permanent Resident and be a resident of Yukon. Competitors are responsible for verifying this information if requested.
  2. Currently enrolled in a secondary school in Yukon. 
  3. Be 21 years of age or younger as of December 31st in the competition year. Birth date must fall in 1999 or later. Proof of age must be available upon request.

POST-SECONDARY LEVEL ELIGIBILITY

Post-Secondary competitors must meet the following criteria in thecurrent school year and may be asked to provide proof of any points listed below:

  1. Possess a Canadian citizenship or Permanent Resident and be a resident of Yukon. Competitors are responsible for verifying this information if requested.
  2. Be enrolled in a college to training institution OR be a registered apprentice with Yukon Government. The competitor cannot be a certified journey-person in the trade in which they are competing in.

How do you register?

Registration is completed online here.

Upon receipt of registration, our office will send you a confirmation email along with a liability form. Your registration is not complete without the completed liability form.

How much does this cost?

There is no direct cost for participating in the Territorial Skills Competition.

Competitors must wear/bring appropriate dress/safety equipment/tools or equipment as specified in the contest scope. Competitors will not be permitted to participate and will be disqualified if they do not come prepared with all safety dress/equipment specified in the scope.

How do you prepare for the competition? 

  1. Join/start a Skills Club to practice your skills. Contact us for more details.
  2. Check back frequently if your desired Territorial Contest Description is not listed yet. This will be updated regularly as new documents are received.

What if I have more questions?

Contact us directly!