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The 2024 SkillsUSA New Mexico State Leadership and Skills Conference (SLSC) will be held April 11 – 13, 2024 in Albuquerque.  The event includes several leadership development opportunities and competitive events showcasing the best career and technical education students in the nation. Contests begin locally and continue through the state and national levels.

Not all national competitions are available at the New Mexico SLSC.

Competitions that are available will be announced as we get closer to the event.

Helpful Links (2022/23 standards will be updated as they become available)
Competitive Event descriptions can be found here
Video Tutorial on How to Access Professional Member Benefits including Technical Standards can be found here
SAMPLE Scorecards can be found here

2024 Leadership Development Career Competitions


Action Skills 

American Spirit 

Career Pathways Showcase 

Chapter Display 

Community Action Project

Customer Service

Employment Application Process 

Extemporaneous Speaking  

Health Occupation Portfolio

Job Interview 

Job Skill Demonstration A *

Job Skill Demonstration Open *

Outstanding Chapter *

Prepared Speech 

Promotional Bulletin Board 

QuizBowl *

2024 Skilled and Occupationally Related Career Competitions


3D Visualization and Animation

Advertising Design

Architectural Drafting

Auto. Service Technology

Aviation Maintenance Tech.

Baking and Pastry Arts

Basic Healthcare Skills (High

School only)



Collision Repair

Computer Programming

Crime Scene Investigation

Criminal Justice

Culinary Arts

Cyber Security

Diesel Equipment Technology

Digital Cinema Production

Electrical Construction Wiring


First Aid/CPR




Medical Math

Medical Terminology

Mobile Robotics Technology *

Nurse Assisting



Principles of Technology

Related Technical Math

Restaurant Services


Technical Drafting

Television (Video) Production

Video News Production


Welding Fabrication

Welding Sculpture

* Competitions available for middle school students to advance to that National Leadership and Skills Conference 

 Competition descriptions can be found HERE. 

This list is subject to change.

SkillsUSA Professional Development Test
The SkillsUSA Professional Development Test is counted as a scored portion of all state and national career competitions. Please find the study guide here.

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