At Channellock, Inc., we’re working to help close the skills gap through initiatives that get tools and funding where it can make the biggest impact on future tradesmen and women. Our CHANNELLOCK® Trade School Trade-Up Competition gives trade schools across America the chance to win a free supply of CHANNELLOCK® tools, a $5,000 cash prize and a shop makeover.

2018 Classroom Transformation for Winners Worcester Technical High School

2019 Winning Video Submission from Ladysmith High School

How do I enter?

To enter into the TSTU contest, teams of students in auto, plumbing, welding, electrical or HVAC trade programs must produce and submit a video. The video prompt changes each year, so keep an eye out in early 2020 for next year’s prompt.

What could I win?

$5,000 cash prize, CHANNELLOCK® tools for all team members and their classroom, a classroom makeover with CHANNELLOCK BLUE® wall paint and fat heads

$2,500 cash prize, CHANNELLOCK® tools for all team members and their classroom

$1,000 cash prize, CHANNELLOCK® tools for all team members and their classroom