The SkillsUSA Florida State Leadership and Skills Conference will be held in Lakeland, Florida 2015-2017.
2015: April 26-29
2016: April 24-27
2017: April 23-26
In order to participate, students must qualify by attending their Regional Championships. A list of qualifying medalists will be announced this spring.
Registration will open on Monday, March 2, 2015 at 8:00 AM EST and close on Friday, March 13, 2015 at 5:00 EDT.
A list of approved hotels will be published on Monday, March 2, 2015 at 8:00 AM EST, as well. Schools are responsible for making their own hotel accommodations within the blocks provided. Schools are not permitted to book outside of the State Hotel Block. Rates are pre-negotiated and will be published with the list. Schools may not book hotel rooms prior to March 2nd or after March 13th.
Fees for the State Leadership and Skills Conference will be $100/person. Competitors, observers and advisors will all be responsible for this fee. Payment is due on Friday, March 27, 2015. Checks can be mailed to the State Office. Credit card payments will be accepted by completing a Credit Card authorization form (see downloads tab) and submitted by the same deadline.
The majority of events will take place at the Lakeland Center (701 W. Lime Street, Lakeland, FL 33815)
Some events will take place on the campuses of Polk State College (3425 Winter Lake Road, Lakeland, FL 33803) and Traviss Career Center (3225 Winter Lake Road, Lakeland, FL 33803). Additional off-site locations will be utilized as needed.
Conference Transportation will be provided from all designated hotels.