National Leadership and Skills Conference

Kentucky Expo Center

937 Phillips Lane
Louisville, KY 40209

June 19-23, 2017

Links for NLSC conference contest updates visit:

Advisors please be sure you are referencing the National Technical Standards for competition preparation including the contest updates posted by nationals.

Contestants must take the National SkillsUSA Tie-Breaker Exam prior to attending the conference. To view the online exam dates, and testing information please click here.

2017 Sample NLSC Press Releases

NLSC Online Registration and Payment Deadline May 12, 2017.

2017 NLSC Registration Procedures

Click here to review important information from Tennessee National Conference Newsletter

Conference Hotel: Rate $135 per night
Holiday Inn Express Louisville Airport Expo Center
1921 Bishop Lane
Louisville, Kentucky 40218
All hotel rooms will be arranged through your state director. To request rooms for your school email the completed Hotel Planner Form by May 10, 2017 to

Required Forms:

NLSC-1 Form (Submit Online Only)
NLSC Fee Calculation Sheet (Mailed with NLSC invoice and payment)
NLSC Hotel Planner Form (emailed to state director)
NLSC State Polo, SkillsUSA Night, and Lapel Pin Order Form (Submit Online Only)
NLSC First Place Student Reimbursement Form (Submit Online Only)
CTSO Release Form SkillsUSA (Do not mail)
Safety Training Verification Form (Email to state director)

Advisors: You are not required to mail the CTSO Release Form in with your registration, you only need to have completed copies for each attendee with you at the conference in the case of an emergency.

Special Needs Request Form

Shuttle Schedule – coming soon

The official shipping company for the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference is YRC Freight. For more information click here.

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