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BRS is proud to feature a Student Skills Demo at the 2019 Show in the rear of the exhibit hall, an engaging student activity that develops their construction skills, which additionally promotes workforce development efforts.

Six teams from high school and post-secondary studnets will showcase their abilities framing walls using wood, installing sheathing and exterior siding and trim and a window.   These participants will demonstrate accuracy, ability to read and interpret blueprints, workmanship, safety and the proper use of tools, equipment and materials. 

Participating Schools:

  • Dunwoody College of Technology

  • Northeast Metro Intermediate School District 916, Career & Tech Center, Construction Occupations Program

  • Saint Paul College – A Community and Technical College

  • Wayzata High School

Thank you to our Skills Demo 2019 Contributors:

  • Dakota County Lumber Co.

  • Hallmark Building Supplies, Inc.

  • Lyman Lumber Co.

  • Magid

  • Pella Windows & Doors

  • Shaw/Stewart Lumber Co.

  • The Builders Group