Competitive Event Useful Tools

2019-2020 CE Updates and Changes:

19-20 CE Preview PowerPoint

          - July 9th version now includes list of Medical Reading books

          - July 19th version now includes the specific events that will have revised rubrics in the new format (slide 5 notes)

          - August 2nd version: The new Voting Delegate event will be released in the Leadership Category, not the Recognition Category. The designation of "Knowledge Tests" has been removed from   all event names. 

19- 20 CE Preview Handout Summary (August 2nd version) (Word version click here)

19-20 Medical Reading Books

HATS Instruction Sheets

Tallo (Powered by STEM Premier) and Competitive Events

  • Used for Clinical Specialty, Community Awareness, Health Career Display, Health Career Photography, Health Education, Healthy Lifestyle, HOSA Happenings,  Interviewing Skills, Job Seeking Skills, Life Support Skills, Medical Innovation, MRC Partnership, Personal Care, Public Health, Public Service Announcement, Researched Persuasive Writing and Speaking and Speaking Skills. 
  • Please visit our special Tallo page for details

Selecting an Event and Preparing:

18 - 19: What Competitive Event is Right for You? A flow chart that asks students questions to help them determine the best competitive event for them

18 - 19 Gotta Have It Chart - Competitor Version A list of everything you need to bring for each event

18 - 19 Gotta Have it Chart - State Advisor Version in pdf and in Word A list of everything needed to prepare to host the events

18 - 19: Master Competitive Event Resource List A list of all the books and online resources used for each event

18-19 Event Characteristics Profile A chart showing the components of each event

18 -19  Competitive Event Codes  A list of the 2 digit codes used as an abbreviation for each event


Event Samples: 

Competitive Event Samples

Sample Forensic Science Case Study

Sample Parliamentary Procedure Problem


HOSA Bowl Seeding Charts: 

HOSA Bowl Seeding Chart - 32 Competitors
HOSA Bowl Seeding Chart - 16 Competitors
HOSA Bowl Seeding Chart - 8 Competitors

Curriculum Resources:

National Health Science Standards Competitive Events Crosswalk 

Common Career Technical Core Crosswalk

Competitive Events and the Common Core State Standards

HOSA--Project Lead The Way Biomedical Science Curriculum Crosswalk

HOSA--Project Lead The Way Middle School Crosswalk

NAF Academy of Health Sciences Curriculum Crosswalk

STEM Crosswalk

Event History:

Medical Reading List History

Other Events - History of Topics