• New agreement emphasizes Aboriginal culture in Vernon May 27, 2015
    Traditional singing, dancing and cultural performances are taking place at W.L. Seaton Secondary school this evening to celebrate the first Aboriginal Education Enhancement Agreement (AEEA) for the Vernon school district (SD 22).
  • Public project contractors required to sponsor apprentices May 26, 2015
    The B.C. government’s new Apprentices on Public Projects policy is going to connect more young people to the skills and training they need to be first in line for careers in construction, Shirley Bond, Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Minister Responsible for Labour announced today.
  • Province supports job training in the technology sector May 25, 2015
    The Government of B.C. is providing $6 million, through the BC Innovation Council (BCIC), to support the growth and success of the province’s vibrant technology sector while furthering the momentum of the BC Jobs Plan.
  • Canal Flats workers get funding boost for skills training May 25, 2015
    The College of the Rockies (COTR) will receive $150,000 from the Ministry of Advanced Education to support training for workers affected by the Canfor mill slowdown in Canal Flats.