|
Hockessin Community News
  • Delaware Tech to Host SkillsUSA Competitions in Electronics, Culinary and HVAC

  • Delaware Tech will host a variety of SkillsUSA competitions in the month of March in the areas of Electronics, Culinary and HVAC.
    • email print
  • Delaware Tech will host a variety of SkillsUSA competitions in the month of March in the areas of Electronics, Culinary and HVAC. A diverse mix of students from vocational high schools throughout the entire state of Delaware will come to Delaware Tech to compete in these prestigious competitions. Winners will represent the state in national competitions.
    SkillsUSA is a national nonprofit organization preparing high school and college students for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations. SkillsUSA programs include local, state and national competitions in which students demonstrate occupational and leadership skills. For more information, visit http://skillsusa.org/
    WHEN/WHERE:
    An HVAC SkillsUSA contest will be held on Wednesday, March 13 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Innovation and Technology Center (ITC) located at 97 Parkway Circle, New Castle, DE 19720.
    For the tenth year, the Stanton Campus Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology Department will welcome students from high schools in each county for an all-day SkillsUSA Electronics Technology competition on March 14 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. The event will be held in the E200 Wing at the Stanton Campus, at 400 Stanton-Christiana Road, Newark, DE 19713.
    Since 1999, the Culinary Arts and Food Service Management Department has hosted three different SkillsUSA competitions. This year's competitions:
    The Commercial Baking competition will be held on Monday, March 18 at 2 p.m.
    The Dining Room Service competition will be held on Thursday, March 21 at 2 p.m.
    The Culinary Arts completion will be held on March 21 at 2 p.m
    All culinary events will take place in the Culinary Arts Training Kitchen and the Stanton Bistro at the Stanton Campus, 400 Stanton-Christiana Road, Newark, DE 19713.
      • calendar