Skill Competition

2018 SkillComp Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors
Ferguson Enterprises, Inc.
Klein Tools, Inc.
Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation
Wisconsin Building Supply

Gold Sponsors
Current Electric Co.
Faith Technologies, Inc.
Pioneer Roofing, LLC
Refrigeration Installation Specialists
Werner Electric Supply

Silver Sponsors
ASK Electric, LLC
Capitol Mechanical, Inc.
Corporate Contractors, Inc.
Dave Jones, Inc.
Engler Electric, Inc.
Gilbank Construction, Inc.
K-W Electric, Inc.
L & C Insulation
McGann Construction, Inc.
Milestone Plumbing Inc.
Rozga Plumbing & Heating Corp.
Sure-Fire, Inc.
Von Briesen & Roper, S.C.

Bronze Sponsors

Allied Insulation Supply
Altmann Construction Co., Inc.
DeTroye Electric Service, Inc.
Extol of Ohio
Friede & Associates, LLC
Hawkins Ash CPAs
Kuehl Electric Services, LLC
Marsh & McLennan Agency
Northcentral Construction Corporation
Poellinger Electric, Inc.
Wieser Brothers General Contractor, Inc.

ABC of WI Skill Competition

Friday, January 26, 2018

Washington County Fair Park - West Bend, WI

For the past 28 years, the ABC of Wisconsin Apprenticeship & Training Trust has  showcased the skills of top apprentices in Carpentry, Electrical, HVAC, Plumbing and Heat  & Frost Insulation with the ABC of Wisconsin Skill Competition. These apprentices will be participating in a 2-hour written exam and a 4-hour hands-on practical exam. Winners of this competition will go on to represent Wisconsin at the National Craft Championships in California in March.

Guest/Spectator Registration - ABC members, high school students,family and friends of the competitors are encouraged to watch the practical competition, and attend Lunch and the Awards Program.  Advance registration is required for meals (competitors are automatically registered for both meals).  No registration is needed to just watch the practical competition.  
Competitor Nominations - Now Closed (but contact ABC to see if space is available in your trade)
Are you a top notch apprentice?  Are you training a top notch apprentice?  Showcase your skills at the 2018 competition.  Many past competitors say competing was a highlight of their apprenticeship.  *Competitions will fill-up fast.  Submit your nominations today! 
New Nomination Process for 2018
In past years, apprenticeship instructors had the first opportunity to nominate apprentices.  For 2018, employers, instructors, and apprentices all have the opportunity to nominate anyone deserving.  We are looking for the best of the best!

Sponsors Needed for 2018
Our sponsors make this event possible.  Please thank all the sponsors listed on the page for their generous donations.

 Check out our
Facebook page for pictures from last year's event.

Past Competition Videos

From a Competitor's Perspective

*Due to space and equipment constraints, there are enrollment limits in each competition.  Nomination does not guarantee entry into the competition, but we try to accommodate as many as possible.  

Submit your Nominations Here 
Submit your Nominations Here 

Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin
5330 Wall Street, Madison, WI 53718

Phone: 800-236-2224 or 608-244-5883
Fax: 608-244-2401