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STEP UP TO THE CHALLENGE!

The 2017 IDEAL Skills Challenge is a competition that brings together Canadian professional electricians, apprentices, and electrical students to find the best of the best. Contestants will test their skills at events across the country, using IDEAL tools to complete The Challenge while racing the clock. If you win, you'll get a prize pack - but more than that - the bragging rights to call yourself one of the best electricians in Canada!

Ready to participate? Just drop by one of these locations to take part. Registration takes place at the event and IDEAL will supply all the necessary equipment to complete The Challenge.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

October 11, 2017
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

IBEW - Training Centre Grand Opening
Oshawa, ON

1001 Ritson Road South
Oshawa, ON

October 11, 2017
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

North American Lighting Products
Mississauga, ON

5200 Dixie Road, Units 31 – 34
Mississauga, ON, L4W1E4

October 18, 2017
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Westburne
Oshawa, ON

600 Thornton Road South
Oshawa, ON L1J 6W7

October 24, 2017
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Paul Wolf
Toronto, ON

425 Alliance Avenue
Toronto, ON M6N 2J1

October 25, 2017
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Gerrie Electric
Simcoe, ON

34 Park Rd
Simcoe, ON N3Y 4J9

October 26, 2017
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Guillevin
St. Catharines, ON

188 Bunting Rd
St. Catharines, ON L2M 3Y1

November 7, 2017
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mohawk College
Stoney Creek Campus for Skilled Trades

481 Barton Street
Stoney Creek Ontario L8E 2L7

November 8, 2017
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Independent Electric Supply
Scarborough, ON

48 Milner Avenue
Scarborough, ON M1S 3P8

November 15, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

OEL - GTA West Chapter Meeting
Mississauga, ON

Brampton Lions Hall
45 Avondale Blvd.
Brampton, ON L6T1H1

November 22, 2017
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM

OEL Essex
Edmonton, AB

Ciociaro Club
3745 North Talbot Road
Windsor, ON N0R 1L0

 

Watch this video to learn how to complete the Challenge.
The person with the fastest time at each event will be declared the winner!

 

 

PAST EVENTS:

August 25, 2017
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Airwill Electrical Supply Inc
Brampton, ON

50 Delta Park Blvd,
Brampton, ON L6T 5E8

Fastest Competitors
1:34:22 Kevis
1:41:75 Karn

August 31, 2017
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Graybar Canada
Hamilton, ON

85 Morley Street,
Hamilton, ON L8H 3R8

Fastest Competitors
2:51:94 Neil
3:25:60 Josh

September 12, 2017
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Westburne
Mississauga, ON

1180 Courtneypark Drive East,
Mississauga, ON L5T 1P2

Fastest Competitors
1:37:12 Anthony
1:52:38 Courtney

September 12, 2017
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Westburne St. Boniface
Winnipeg, MB

400A Turenne St, Manitoba
Winnipeg, R2J 3W8

Fastest Competitors
1:28:90 Erick
1:49:50 David

September 12, 2017
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Westburne
Winnipeg, MB

1650 Notre Dame Ave #1,
Winnipeg, MB R3H 0Y7

Fastest Competitors
1:19:24 Daryl
1:22:44 Derek

September 13, 2017
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Assiniboine College
Brandon, MB

1430 Victoria Ave E,
Brandon, MB R7A 2A9

Fastest Competitors
1:34:28 Sergiy
1:35:87 Cliff

September 14, 2017
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Eecol Electric
Winnipeg, MB

1760 Wellington Ave,
Winnipeg, MB R3H 0E9

Fastest Competitors
1:15:09 Mark
1:20:31 Justin

September 14, 2017
Times 6:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Robertson Electric Wholesale
Vaughan

180 New Huntington Rd #2,
Woodbridge, ON L4H 0P5

Fastest Competitors
1:54:30 Dave
1:55:25 Sal

September 20, 2017
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Gerrie Electric $ALEBRATION
Kitchener, ON

Bingemans Conference Centre
425 Bingemans Centre Drive,
Kitchener, ON N2B 3X7

Fastest Competitors
1:10:53 Rob
1:18:28 Adam

September 22, 2017
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Pre-Apprenticeship Training Institute
Cambridge, ON

45 Commerce Court
Cambridge, ON

Fastest Competitors
1:21:28 Lorne
1:22:37 Tim

September 26, 2017
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Electrozad
Windsor, ON

2900 Jefferson BLVD
Windsor ON

Fastest Competitors
1:42:81 George
2:04:92 Shawn

September 26, 2017
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Guillevin Tradeshow
Hamilton, ON

Carmen’s Banquet Centre
1520 Stone Church Road East
Hamilton, ON L8W 3P9

Fastest Competitors
2:07:65 Josh
2:10:75 Jack

September 27, 2017
6:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Guillevin
Peterborough, ON

2015 Fisher Drive
Peterborough, ON K9J 6X6

Fastest Competitors
1:30:13 Tyler
1:48:09 Jason

October 4, 2017
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Gerrie Electric $ALEBRATION
Oakville, ON

Oakville Conference Centre
2515 Wyecroft Road
Oakville, ON L6L 6P8

Fastest Competitors
1:17:47 James
1:19:51 Alex

October 5, 2017
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Electrozad - Oktoberfest
London, ON

500 Industrial Road
London, ON, N5Y 5S2

Fastest Competitors
0:59:31 Jordan
1:00:19 Brett