Northeast Georgia Skills Challenge

 For Educators from Participating Schools

November 8, 2018 at 8:30 am
Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center
1855 Calvary Church Road
Gainesville, GA


Schedule of Events  
8:00 - 8:45 am Exhibit Check-in 
9:00 - 9:30 am Registration
9:30 - 9:45 am Welcome and Orientation
9:45 am Competitors report to contest areas
9:45 am - 12:30 pm Students attending to observe competition, not compete, visit with exhibitors during this time
10:00 am - 12:15 pm Skills Challenge - (competing students complete projects for judging)
11:00 am - 1:00 pm Lunch Served
12:15 - 1:00 pm Judging
1:15 pm Presentation of Awards
2:15 pm Adjourn



Highlights from the 2017 Northeast Georgia Skills Challenge

 


Construction students from these schools competed in the Northeast Georgia Skills Challenge. 
  • Adairsville High School  ----  Berkmar High School  ---- Cherokee Bluff High School  ---- Chestatee High School  ---- East Jackson Comprehensive High School  ---- Flowery Branch High School   ---- Floyd County College & Career Academy  ----  Gilmer County High School  ----  R.W. Johnson High School  ----  Lanier College & Career Academy  ----  Lumpkin County High School  ----  Madison County High School  ----  Maxwell High School of Technology  ----  North Hall High School  ----  Polk County College & Career Academy  ----  Roswell High School  ----  Stephens County High School  ----  West Hall High School

Competitions were held in the following skill categories:
Broadcast News Production            Blueprint Reading            Cabinet Making            Carpentry
Electrical            Masonry            Plumbing            TeamWorks            Welding

Exhibiting firms/organizations that provided hands-on demonstrations to students include:
  • American Welding Society - Atlanta Section
  • Atlanta Electrical Contractors Association
  • BTD Manufacturing
  • Bowen & Watson, Inc.
  • Carroll Daniel Construction Company
  • City Plumbing & Electric
  • Engineered Openings and Hardware Supply, Inc.
  • Ernst Concrete
  • Gas and Supply
  • Independent Electrical Contractors
  • Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors of Georgia
  • Precision Concrete Construction, Inc.
  • M & R Equipment
  • MetroPower
  • North Georgia Home Builders Assocaition
  • Stahl Co. Concrete Pumping
  • TriScapes
  • Yancey Rents


Industry is invited to support this event in a variety of ways! 
  • Volunteer company representatives to serve as judges for each of the skill competitions
  • Offer hands-on activities for students to participate in to get more familiar with specific trades
  • Host an exhibit table for students to learn more from you and your team and what career paths your firm offers
  • Serve as a sponsor of the Northeast Georgia Skills Challenge
    • Host Sponsor - $1,000
      - Company logo on participant t-shirts
      - Company logo on printed and electronic event promotional materials
      - Company banner, provided by your company, displayed at event
      - Indoor or outdoor booth space provided
       
    • Supporter Sponsor - $500
      - Company name on participant t-shirts
      - Company name on printed and electronic event promotional materials
      - Company banner, provided by your company, displayed at event
      - Indoor or outdoor booth space provided

    • Friend Sponsor - $250
      - Company name on printed and electronic event promotional materials
      - Company banner, provided by your company, displayed at event
      - Indoor or outdoor booth space provided

To view more details about the event and benefits provided with each level of sponsorship, please click here

Contributions to this annual event are accepted at any time. Contribute any amount of financial support to the Northeast Georgia Skills Challenge by clicking on the below button.

Donate Now     


For more information about this event, please connect with either of these two Northeast Georgia Skills Challenge primary contacts. 

Angie Kennedy
Carroll Daniel Construction Co.
(770) 536–3241
akennedy@carrolldaniel.com
Liz Campbell
AGC Georgia
(678) 298–4118
campbell@agcga.org