Autobody students compete for a chance to join team Alberta

 By CRM Staff   Edmonton Alberta — May 4, 2018 — High school and post-secondary students from 80 communities recently participated in the Provincial Skills Canada Competition in 46 trade and technology events. Over 700 students participated in the two-day event, featuring 45 unique events ranging from Culinary Arts to Robotics, and Auto Service to […]

Skills Ontario makes waves across the province

  By Erin McLaughlin   Toronto, Ontario — May 15, 2018 — The 2018 Skills Ontario Competition recently took place at the Toronto Congress Centre,  May 7-9.    “The collision repair industry’s competition site has a very large footprint in Ontario, with both onsite Autobody Repair and Auto Painting events. Many Ontario schools send their […]

Carrie Long to represent New Brunswick at Canadian Skills Competition

Fredericton, New Brunswick — Wednesday 9, 2018 — CSN Dana’s Carrie Long will be representing New Brunswick in car painting at the Canadian Skills Competition in Edmonton, Alberta from the 4-5 of June.    Carrie Long started her career at CSN Dana’s Collision Centre as a co-op student from Leo Hayes High School in Fredericton, […]

Skills Ontario Competition to showcase student talent

Ian Howcroft, chief executive officer of Skills Ontario.

 By CRM Staff   Toronto, Ontario — May 3, 2018 — The Skills Ontario Competition is set to take place next week, from Monday, May 7 to Wednesday, May 9. More than 2,300 students will participate in the competitions.    The largest of its kind across Canada, the three-day annual competition for elementary, high school […]

Skills Canada to host automotive technology summit

By CRM Staff   Edmonton, Alberta — April 27, 2018 — Skills Canada is set to host its Automotive Technology Summit on June 5 at the Edmonton Expo Centre.    The Skills Canada Automotive Technology Summit brings together leading vehicle manufacturers to share information on current and future-model vehicle construction and its impact on repair […]

Brandon Drover takes the Gold at Newfoundland skills competition

Brandon Drover (centre) was the Gold medal winner. Jonathan Payne (left) took the Silver, and Robert Hulan was awarded the Bronze.

By Mike Davey St. John’s, Newfoundland — April 13, 2016 — The results are in from the 19th Annual Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Skills Competition. Over 250 competitors came together for the event held at College of the North Atlantic’s Prince Philip Drive campus. Brandon Drover took the Gold in Post-Secondary Autobody Repair and will […]