NEVADA CAREER & TECHNICAL ORGANIZATIONS
2021 Leadership & Career Development Conferences
DECA = FEBRUARY 14-16
FCCLA = MARCH 9-11
FFA = MARCH 17-19
HOSA = APRIL 12-14
FBLA = APRIL 19-21
SKILLSUSA = APRIL 20-23
Total Members: 225,000
Total Chapters: 3,700 across all 50 states plus chapters in other countries such as China and Germany!
Total Members: 180,000
Total Chapters: 5,300 across 51 states and territories!
Total Members: 750,000
Total Chapters: 8,739 across all 50 states and Puerto Rico!
Total Members: 260,000
Total Chapters: 3,500 across all 50 states and a handful of other countries!
Total Members: 230,000
Total Chapters: 5,200
chapters in nearly every state!
Total Members: 370,000
Total Chapters: 19,000 across all 50 states!
IMPACT of CTSOs
- Strengthen Nevada's future skilled workforce
Industry Skills: Over 1,200 volunteers and industry representatives assisted in conducting state competitive events focused on student skills and career development related to specific Nevada industries.
Relevant: Students competed in 267 state career-based events that simulate real-life scenarios. The events were industry supported, aligned to Nevada Department of Education's standards, and supported Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) concepts.
Networking: Students who attended a state training or competed in an event were able to meet adults and peers interested in similar career fields.
- Grow leaders
Public Speaking: Over 5,000 students participated in regional/statewide speaking events such as prepared public speaking.
Teamwork: Over 3,000 students competed in a team-based activity at a state event, learning how to work with multiple individuals toward a common goal.
Positive Role Models: State officers spent 2,288 hours directly interacting with local students at schools and trainings.
- Build communities
Student Voice: 453 students represented their local programs as voting delegates during the organizations' state policy meetings.
Travel: State level activities offer an opportunity for students to travel throughout Nevada and expand their experiences and knowledge levels.