SAIT students and alumni compete on local, national and world stages.
From the classroom to the top of the podium, a SAIT education takes you places. SAIT students embark on the experience of a lifetime when they apply to compete in Skills. The provincial, national and world competitions are a test of determination and a celebration of excellence. Secondary and post-secondary competitors from across the country, and around the world, rigorously train for this unique opportunity to showcase their technical skills and prove themselves best in class.
WorldSkills: Kazan, Russia - August 22 - 27
Meet the team
Find out more about the team and follow their journey, their passions and their drive to succeed.
July 30, 2019
A cloud of sawdust rises under Taylor Desjardins’s hand as he wipes at a newly cut panel. With intricate instructions prepared by his coaches, Desjardins will assemble this piece under the relentless stare of a ticking clock. It’s all to prepare him for the biggest challenge of his life...Read more
Thirteen SAIT students and their coaches headed to Halifax for the Skills Canada National Competition May 27 – 30. More than 500 high school and post-secondary competitors from across Canada vied for honours in more than 40 skilled trades and technologies categories...
SAIT Team Canada member
We build competitors
Competing in WorldSkills is like going to the Olympics — it takes incredible discipline and countless hours of training to reach the world stage. Being a contender is an accomplishment, let alone reaching the podium.