Camosun students excel at Skills Canada provincials
Release Date: April 12, 2017
Students from all across British Columbia competed in an “Olympic” style trades and technology competition in Abbotsford on Wednesday, April 5 and Camosun College was well represented on the podium, earning five out of ten medals in the South Island category.
South Island Medalists 1 Gold; 3 Silver; 6 Bronze
|Car Painting||Secondary||Victoria High School||Julian Walsh||Bronze|
|Carpentry||Post-Secondary||Camosun College||Ben Maltby||Silver|
|Carpentry||Secondary||Edward Milne Community School||James Blakeborough||Silver|
|Jr. Spaghetti Bridge||Middle School||Bayside Middle School||Team||Silver|
|Jr. Sumo Robot||Middle School||Bayside Middle School||Aiden Wittman||Bronze|
|Landscape Gardening||Post-Secondary||Camosun College||Grace Yakubowich and Brenden Cable||Bronze|
|Robotics||Secondary||Edward Milne Community School||Team||Bronze|
|Sheet Metal Work||Post-Secondary||Camosun College||McKenzie Collins||Bronze|
|Sprinkler Systems||Post-Secondary||Camosun College||Samuel Kaiser||Bronze|
|Steamfitting||Post-Secondary||Camosun College||Kyle Horne||Gold|
Participants come from middle school, secondary school and post-secondary institutions across the province. Medalists earn a spot in the national skills competition scheduled from May 31 to June 3, 2017 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Congratulations to the Skills Canada BC Provincial Medalists and to all the students, teachers and instructors who contributed to their success and to all those that participated in the event!
Skills Canada carpentry students in action. For more information, please visit skillscanada.bc.ca
Last updated: April 12, 2017 3:39 pm