The National SkillsUSA office offers one premiere event that focuses solely on leadership development and advocacy. It offers advanced training for students and advisors that focuses on the skills needed to be a champion at work, in communities and their personal lives. It is known as the Washington Leadership Training Institute (WLTI). This event is exclusive and invitational as students must apply to attend the conference. A 4-day institute, WLTI is for the members of SkillsUSA who are dedicated and committed to developing their leadership potential.