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SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry representatives working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA helps each student to excel. SkillsUSA is a national organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled and service occupations, including health occupations and for further education. SkillsUSA was formerly known as VICA (the Vocational Industrial Clubs of America).

SkillsUSA students compete at the district level in February in a variety of subjects, such as Medical Terminology, Medical Math, and First Aid and CPR.  Students placing at the district level may compete at the state level in Corpus Christi in March.  Students placing first in state may compete at the national level which will be held in June in Louisville, KY. 

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