Essentials of Running a Successful SkillsUSA Chapter
October 22-23, 2017
Where: Chula Vista, Wisconsin Dells (2501 River Road, Wisconsin Dells)
When: October 22-23, 2017
Registration Closes: October 6, 2017
Hotel Block at Chula Vista Closes: October 6, 2017 (Updated 9/17/17)
Where to Register: On the national website
Open to SkillsUSA Middle and High School members. SkillsUSA Fall Leadership Conference (FLC) focuses on developing leadership, team building, and chapter management skills. The conference has training tracks for students and advisors that teach the skills needed to be champions at work in both our communities and in our personal lives.
Topic areas include:
1. Program of Work
Will be working on the seven foundations of POW: Professional development, Community service, Employment, Ways and means, SkillsUSA Championships, Public relations, and Social activities
2. SkillsUSA Framework
3. SkillsUSA Chapter Structure
Such as: Chapter meetings, Develop a Chapter Program of Work Calendar for the year, Complete a projected budget that includes a list of planned income and expenses for the year
4. Chapter Excellence Program and Career Essential Sessions for Advisors
Registration Fee: $90 ea.
The conference registration will include all meals, All workshop and training materials, and SkillsUSA WI Leadership t-shirt.
Lodging: on-site at the Chula Vista Resort
Rooms are in addition to the registration fee and will need to be booked separately by each chapter. Rooms are blocks under SkillsUSA WI. Rates are: $82/ single $99 for double, triple or quad. Water park passes are included in room cost. Room Block is open until October 6, 2017,
To book your rooms call (855) 881-8280. Room block will close September 23rd.
Meals: The conference package includes three meals.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations deadline is October 6, 2017. No refund will be allowed.
The registration online process is as follows:
- Substitutions may take place through arrival at conference.
- Payment is sent to:
Wisconsin Association of SkillsUSA, Inc
PO Box 7841
Madison, WI 53707-7841
Sunday, October 22
12:30 pm Registration
1:00pm Opening Session
1:30 pm Advisor Breakout
1:30 pm Student Session 1
2:15 pm Chapter Orientation
2:45 pm Advisor Training I
3:15 pm POW Session
3:30 pm Chapter Meeting 1
4:30 pm Social
6:30 pm Break/Passing Period
7:00 pm Dinner
8:10 pm General Session 1
8:30 pm Chapter Meeting 2
8:45 pm Advisor Training II
Monday, October 23
7:00 am Breakfast at Chula Vista
8:00 am Chapter Meeting 3
8:45 am General Session 2 (Official Dress)
8:45 am Advisor Training III
9:30 am Break/Change
10:00 am Chapter Meeting 4
11:00 am Group Photo
11:30 am POW Session 3
12:00 pm Chapter Meeting 5/ Lunch
12:30 pm Chapter Notebooks, Statesmen, and CEPs Due
1:00 pm Chapter Role call
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Closing Session