|Posted on: March 21, 2017|
Western Iowa Tech Community College (WITCC) will hold its annual Technical Skills Competition Day for high school students Friday, April 7, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the college's Sioux City campus.
Participants will compete in hands-on and written activities in a specific area of competency. Students can choose to compete in one of the following programs: auto body, auto technology, small engine-motorcycle, welding, carpentry, 3D design, drafting fundamentals, graphic design, web design, digital photography, independent film, vocal performance, culinary, confined space rescue and audio engineering.
Judging will be done by WITCC faculty, students, and area professionals with experience in these technical fields. These skills contests will be in various locations throughout the college.
Janet Gill, Dean of Outreach, said, "Western Iowa Tech is pleased to host the annual Skills Day Competition. The event is an outstanding opportunity to recognize talent among area students and to provide them an opportunity to showcase their abilities in career and technical trades.”
The Technical Skills Competition Day is open to any high school student interested in participating. Materials and lunch will be provided by WITCC. Pre-registration is required by Friday, March 24, 2017. For more information, contact Karrie King at 712-274-8733 ext. 3259 or Abby Cortez at 712-274-8733 ext. 2367.