SkillsUSA is a national non-profit organization serving teachers and high college and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations, including health occupations. It was formerly known as VICA (Vocational Industrial Clubs of America).
Skill and leadership competitions are important aspects of the SkillsUSA program. Regular club meetings are scheduled each month. Membership must be established prior to March in order to compete in the annual state and national competition.