2020 Dates & Locations

2020 Nova Scotia Skills Competition

NOTICE OF CANCELLATION – 2020 Nova Scotia Skills Competition

The Nova Scotia Skills Competition provides opportunities for youth to explore skilled trades and technologies, enhance their skills, and strive for excellence in a chosen field. REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED!

Wondering where and when everything is happening? Check it out:

S = Secondary (junior or senior high school)
PS = Post Secondary (registered college/
university student or apprentice)

NSCC Kingstec – March 24, 2020 Level
Carpentry S
CNC Machining PS
Electrical Installations PS
Heavy Vehicle Technology PS
Landscape Gardening PS
Plumbing PS
Precision Machining PS


NSCC Ivany – March 27, 2020 Level
3D Digital Game Art PS
2D Character Computer Animation S
Architectural Technology & Design PS
Graphic Design Technology PS
IT Office Software Applications PS
Job Search S
Job Skill Demonstration S
Mechanical Engineering CAD PS
Mechatronics (two-day) PS
Mobile Robotics S
Public Speaking S
Refrigeration & Air Conditioning PS
Video Production S


NSCC Akerley – April 3, 2020 Level
Aesthetics PS
Aerospace Technology PS
Autobody Repair PS
Automotive Technology PS
Baking S
Baking PS
Bricklaying PS
Car Painting PS
Cooking S
Cooking PS
Hairstyling PS
Photography PS
Photography S
Welding PS
Workplace Safety S
NSCC Marconi – April 15, 2020 Level
Carpentry PS
Electrical Installations S
Electronics PS
Welding S


Contest areas taking place outside of our 4-main locations include:

NSCC Strait Area Campus – April 2, 2020 Level
Industrial Control PS


NSCC IT Campus – April 2-3, 2020 Level
Industrial Mechanic/Millwright PS
(two-day event)


UA Local 56 – April 3, 2020 Level
Sprinkler Fitter PS
Steamfitter-Pipefitter PS