Skills USA is a club for students enrolled in Trade and Industrial classes. The National Advisory Council is made up of representatives from management, labor, and education. This council establishes professional development criteria for students to use in becoming more aware of what the business community needs in an employee. Skills USA gives students opportunities to excel in leadership and marketable skills used in the workplace. Skill and Leadership Olympics are held in order to recognize student accomplishments. Skills USA is a student organization. Students learn how to conduct themselves in a business meeting and how to use teams and committees to reach a goal. The student has many social outlets as well. Skills USA is a national organization. Getting together with fellow Skills USA members from all over the nation is a wonderful experience.