Each year HOSA Canada organizes Canada’s largest health science competition, featuring over thirty competitive events. Some events are focused on developing profession-specific technical skills while others on important soft skills like teamwork, leadership and communication. Over 6,000 students attended SLC 2019.
Students will have from May 1 to May 6 at 11:59 PM to complete their round 1 tests. Similar to FLC, you may start the test at anytime during these 6 days, however once you start there will be a time limit. Round 2 qualifiers will be announced on May 7. Details will also be emailed to qualifiers, regarding how to attend round 2. Round 2 for events will take place on May 8 and May 9.
The following event will have Round 1 taking place on May 1 and May 2: Public Health.
For submission-based events, the submission deadline is April 23 at 11:59 PM. A submission link will be posted on ACTO.
The last day to change your event and teammate information is April 16 at 11:59 PM. Please ensure this information is filled out correctly in order to receive your logins. The event you are registered in after this deadline, is the one you will be competing in at SLC. Event changes are made only through shop.hosacanada.org, NOT through ACTO. If you are competing in a team event, you must have the correct number of teammates, and all required teammate information included in your registration form on shop.hosacanada.org. These details can be changed by editing your account details, instructions are available on our website under registration.
The following dress code guidelines are only applicable to Video-Based (Public Health) events
- Black or Navy Blue Suit
- With a white shirt (the white shirt can be the member’s choice)
- Closed-toe blue or black shoes (hose optional)
- Male members must wear a tie
- Female members may choose to wear knee-length skirt or slacks.
Please familiarize yourself with your event guidelines as certain events do require specific attire, e.g. scrubs.