Skills Canada Nova Scotia

Weekly Essential Skills Challenges

So you are homebound, saving the world, yearning to be challenged by a fun activity. Yearn no more! From April 6- June 1, SCNS will be releasing an interactive weekly Essential Skills Challenge for your kids or students to do from home. Not sure what the 9 Essential Skills are? Check out this video!

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NOTICE OF CANCELLATION – 2020 Nova Scotia Skills Competition

In the interest of the greater public of Nova Scotia, our participants, teachers, volunteers, partners, and staff, health and safety is a top priority for Skills Canada – Nova Scotia. After careful consideration and in light of the ongoing developments and public health recommendations regarding COVID-19, we regret to announce the 2020 Nova Scotia Skills Competition & Career Showcase events have been cancelled.
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Team Nova Scotia wins 19 medals at the Skills Canada National Competition

The 25th annual Skills Canada National Competition (SCNC) was hosted in Halifax for the first time since 2006.

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2019 Nova Scotia Skills Competition Results

2019 Nova Scotia Skills Competition results are found here.

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SCNS Recognizes Long-Standing Volunteers

Skills Canada – Nova Scotia (SCNS) relies heavily on the support of volunteers.

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Skilled Futures for Women in Yarmouth

Seventy young women in grades 8, 9, and 10 from the Tri-County Regional Centre for Education and Conseil Scolaire Acadien Provincial will be attending Skilled Futures for Women,

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Skilled Futures in Trades & Tech

One hundred and twenty students in grades 8, 9, and 10 from the Chignecto-Central and Strait Regional Centres for Education will be attending Skilled Futures in Trades & Tech,

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Nova Scotian Apprentices Train as WorldSkills Team Canada Prospects

Team Nova Scotia’s refrigeration and air conditioning national gold medalist from Cambridge, Zack Walsh, and heavy duty service provincial gold medalist from Dartmouth, Michael Gaetz 
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National Skilled Trades & Technology Week!

Over 80 indigenous youth from across the province will be attending Skilled Futures at STEMFest,

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Valley Students Explore Careers in the Energy Sector

Seventy-two students in grades 8, 9, and 10 from the Annapolis Valley Regional Centre for Education will be attending Skilled Futures in Energy,

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