Presentation on theme: "Will you be in the Team photo in 2013? 5 19th Skills Canada National Competition Canadas largest display of trade and technology talent brought together."— Presentation transcript:
5 19th Skills Canada National Competition Canadas largest display of trade and technology talent brought together over 500 secondary, post-secondary and apprenticeship students from all areas of Canada to compete in over 40 trade and technology contests in an Olympic-style event. Vancouver, BC June 3- Flight to Vancouver-late afternoon June 4- Team Building Event June 5- Opening Ceremony June 6- Competition Day 1 June 7- Competition Day 2 June 8- Closing Ceremony Overnight flight back to Toronto June 9-Arrive early am.
June 3 - Depart Toronto at 3:00pm or 4:00pm and arrival 5-6pm. (Check in at Groups on Ground Level-lowest level in Terminal # 1) June 8 - Depart Vancouver at 10:40 or 11:15pm June 9 - Arrive Toronto by 7:00am Connecting flights can be arranged from other cities like Windsor, Ottawa. All tickets with flight itinerary will be emailed to each participant and advisor
Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre Nestled right in the heart of Downtown Vancouver, Sandman Vancouver City Centre is perfectly situated in the heart of this world-class hub. Walking distance from exceptional tourist attractions, restaurants and shopping. The hotel has an indoor pool, complimentary internet access.
5 June 4- Team Building & Sightseeing Grouse Mountain Skyride --North America's largest aerial tramway system Lumberjack show, Guided Walks, Birds in Motion Show, Walking Trails BBQ Lunch
Team Ontario Package Includes Return flight from Toronto to Vancouver all air taxes and fees One checked bag and one extra baggage fee if necessary (group travel dates / times only) Registration fees for 2013 National Competition Charter bus service from airport to hotel, team building event and return transportation back to the airport Pre-paid gratuities for all private buses used for Team Ontario 5 nights accommodation at the Sandman Hotel including all taxes and service charges Breakfast daily including tax and gratuity Sightseeing and Team Building day on June 4 th including Lunch Welcome Reception and Opening Ceremony Team Ontario shirt, 2013 OTSC pins (for trading) Closing Award Ceremony
Airline Luggage AIR CANADA CHECKED BAGGAGE ALLOWANCE: Checked baggage ONE item of checked baggage is accepted per person. Second bag is at a cost and this will be covered by Skills/Goligers Travel. Maximum size: 157 cm (62 in) per piece (length + width + height). Maximum weight: 23 kgs (50 lbs) per piece. Overweight luggage is at an additional cost. It is better value to have a second piece. Please make every effort to pack conservatively. We recommend you list the items in your luggage/toolbox that may be considered dangerous or suspicious. A carry on bag is also permitted but must be no more than 10kgs(22 lbs) and fit under your seat or in the overhead area. No sharp objects (scissors, knives etc) may be carried in your carry on bag. PLEASE LOOK FOR GOLIGERS TRAVELPLUS STAFF AT AIR CANADA GROUPS CHECK-IN –TORONTO, TERMINAL 1 ON JUNE 3 RD.
Toolboxes Skills Canada – Vancouver requests that all competitor toolboxes be dropped off at registration (We will have trucks to pick up the tool boxes and deliver to the competition site). To ensure that toolboxes are correctly located in each event site for contest start time and security purposes, toolboxes must be securely packed in appropriate containers and must have labels clearly stating the following (your labels are in the Skills registration package): Competitors nameProvince / Territory Contest NumberContest Name Failure to comply with this labeling system may mean that toolboxes will not be accepted at the Registration. Toolboxes must be labeled properly before Skills Canada – Vancouver takes possession and responsibility for the toolboxes.
Total cost of the pre-paid package For all competitors, Skills Canada – Team Ontario provides a bursary of $250 which has been deducted from the rate listed below: Competitorsshared bedroom $1710.00 Advisorsshared bedroom$1960.00 Single accommodation(limited) is available at an additional charge of $440.00 Optional travel insurance information is available. You may elect to purchase this as a separate item from the rates listed above. Please ask Judy for a quote.
FAX TO 519-749-6322 (Skills Canada – Ontario) by Friday, May 10 th before 5pm TO CONFIRM YOUR REGISTRATION ON TEAM ONTARIO
FAX TO 519-749-6322 (Skills Canada – Ontario) & 519-741-0964 Goligers TravelPlus by Friday, May 10 th before 5 pm TO CONFIRM YOUR Travel Arrangements ON TEAM ONTARIO
Terms and procedures for booking Registration forms are to be emailed or faxed to the Skills Ontario & Goligers TravelPlus to confirm your participation by Friday, May 10th. A limited number of air seats and rooms are available for our Team Ontario group. It is essential that you contact Goligers TravelPlus to confirm your air, transfer and hotel package. This is done separately from your registration with the Skills office and is due by Friday, May 10th. As a competitor, you MUST travel on June 3rd (please contact Judy Anger @ Goligers TravelPlus for assistance with deviations or for other departure cities).