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Monday, November 14, 2016 1:42 PM
Nik Bukovec and Lara Weis hail from the busy, fast-paced city of Berlin, Germany. Their mutual love of the outdoors, passion for continuous learning and innate sense of wanderlust brought them to the spectacular central coast region that Northwest Community College calls home.
Friday, September 23, 2016 2:20 PM
Students at Northwest Community College (NWCC) will benefit from a government investment of $187,000 toward new industry-standard trades-training equipment, such as survey equipment for the carpentry program.
Friday, September 23, 2016 2:15 PM
Students in northwest British Columbia will be better equipped for the well-paying, jobs of today and tomorrow as a result of an $18.4-million investment to renew trades training facilities at Northwest Community College.
Monday, April 25, 2016 9:30 AM
An additional 32 trades training seats at Northwest Community College will give students access to training in a variety of in-demand occupations that support a range of sectors that are important to the provincial economy.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 11:30 AM
Northwest Community College (NWCC) is receiving $269,850 toward the purchase of new training equipment that will prepare health-care and trades students with the skills needed to succeed in the workforce.
Friday, January 22, 2016 8:30 AM
Deepak Chana was working as a construction labourer in his hometown of Prince Rupert when he realized that he wanted to become a certified journeyperson carpenter, “I had been a labourer for so long. I wanted to learn skills to be more independent.”
Friday, December 18, 2015 8:15 AM
While growing up, Sik-e-dakh (Glen Vowell Band) member Kateleen Prevost didn’t like to cook and that made her the oddball in a family where everyone liked to be in the kitchen. One day she said, “I’m going to learn how to cook, you guys, and show you how it’s done.”
Monday, August 31, 2015 12:01 PM
For the first time on a British Columbia public post-secondary campus, work camp-style housing will be used to help meet the growing demand for student residences, providing valuable learning opportunities at the same time.
Thursday, July 16, 2015 11:35 AM
$255,000 in 2015-16 for Northwest Community College (NWCC) to purchase industry-standard trades equipment to help students get hands-on training that will put them at the front of the hiring line.
Thursday, July 16, 2015 11:30 AM
Northwest Community College (NWCC) unveiled a new mobile training unit that will help students in northwestern communities develop skills for in-demand trades jobs, thanks in part to funding from B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint.