SkillsTrader and SkillsUSA have announced a partnership that will support workforce development. The agreement brings together SkillsTrader’s digital platform and SkillsUSA’s community of 333,527 students and educators from 53 states. Through this partnership, SkillsTrader will provide financial support for SkillsUSA’s National Leadership and Skills Conference, specifically, the Advisor’s Call to Action Breakfast, the Business Partner Lounge and SkillsUSA TECHSPO, as well as general mission support.
SkillsTrader is an online ecosystem where skilled trade professionals can find trade-specific employment opportunities, find training programs, participate in trade-specific collaboration and information sharing, and interact with thought leaders and industry influencers. SkillsUSA helps middle-school, high-school and college/postsecondary students prepare for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations.