Contests offered at Middle, Mid-West, West, and East Tennessee regional events:
Advisors: You are not required to mail the CTSO Release Form in with your registration, you only need to have completed copies for each attendee with you at the conference in the case of an emergency.
Basic agenda for all regional events:
The SkillsUSA competition theme for the 2019 year is:
SkillsUSA: Champions at Work
Career-Ready Starts Here
The topic to be addressed by contestants in the Chapter Display, Prepared Speech and Promotional Bulletin Board competitions is how our theme addresses the SkillsUSA national program of work in the area of professional development.
Automotive Service Technology – Will complete all 4 sections of MLR single shots and take an overall knowledge exam. Students competing in the automotive regional contests should be familiar with all four MLR level tasks.
MLR Contest – Contestants are allowed to bring their own scan tool for the contest. Students entered in the MLR contest will perform tasks related to the standards for MLR as listed below:
Carpentry – Contestants should follow SkillsUSA Championships Technical Standards. Contestants should also bring a set of saw horses. Calculator use is allowed. Contestants in construction contests must bring and wear hardhats at all times while in the competition area.
Cosmetology – Contestants will perform one long hair design and one women’s design hair cut for the regional event. Click here for the women’s design cut photo. Cosmetology contestants cannot bring their long hair manikin set with rollers and/or preset/pre-arranged. For example the hair cannot be crimped before contest starts. Long hair manikin can only be pre-colored, washed, and dried in preparation for the competition.
Crime Scene Investigation – Students participating in the SkillsUSA Tennessee regional Crime Scene Investigation competition should be prepared for the following scenarios: oral board interview, dusting for fingerprints, and bagging evidence. Contestants should bring CSI kit with the materials to accomplish the above tasks.
Criminal Justice – Contestants need to bring the necessary equipment which would be on a standard training duty belt and be prepared for a uniform inspection and an interview in addition to their scenario. (No real weapons or chemical sprays) Possible scenarios may include:
The Fantasy Theme for the 2019 Esthetics Contest is “TBD” Click here for the agenda.
Job Interview – contestants will complete a job application on site. Contestants should bring three hard copies of their resume for the interview portion of the contest.
Nail Care – Click here for nail care contest agenda.
Architectural and Technical Drafting – contestants should bring a computer or laptop with software and a power strip extension cord for all regional event locations. If using the manual drafting boards, they will need to bring basic drafting equipment