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Greater Essex County District School Board
Building Tomorrow Together Every Learner, Every Day
Skills Ontario Competition

NEWS RELEASE                                 
Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1
519-255- 3200

May 4, 2018
Contact: Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury
Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10224

Demonstrating Excellence in Skilled Trades
- provincial competition in Toronto-

A dozen GECDSB students will be competing at the 2018 Skills Ontario competition, May 7th – 9th at the Toronto Congress Centre.

They will be participating in 10 events: Automotive Service, Carpentry (2 person team), Coding, Computer Aided Manufacturing, IT Networking, Mechanical CAD, Precision Machining, Photography, Prepared Speech and TV & Video Production (2 person team).

Skills Ontario is the largest technical skills competition in the country with more than 2300 students from across the province competing. They have advanced to this stage through local and regional competitions and the best in each field will have an opportunity to compete at Skills Canada in Edmonton, Alberta in June.

For more information contact Teacher Consultant Bill Fetter @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10318.