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Monday, July 13, 2015 12:30 PM
Premier Christy Clark and the Industry Training Authority (ITA) announced funding of over $75M to B.C.'s trades training providers through to March 31, 2016, to meet industry needs and ensure quality training in high priority trades.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 12:30 PM
As part of B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint, Premier Christy Clark announced $305,000 for shipbuilding and ship repair training programs for students at Camosun College and the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 12:30 PM
The government celebrated progress and success on the one-year anniversary of B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint, government's plan to help British Columbians find their fit in the province's diverse, strong and growing economy.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 2:15 PM
The B.C. government's comprehensive approach to crime received a boost, including a significant contribution to the successful Surrey Wraparound Program (Wrap), which reduces gang-related activity among youth.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 10:30 AM
Targeted funding of $250,000 was announced by Premier Christy Clark to help students at five public post-secondary institutions in Kelowna, Victoria and Vancouver develop coding-related skills for occupations that are in demand by the tech sector.
Thursday, April 16, 2015 3:00 PM
Funding for student scholarships and financial support for B.C. veterans of the Second World War who travel to the Netherlands for ceremonies commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands and Victory in Europe Day will help honour the sacrifices of B.C. veterans.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 12:15 PM
The steps of the legislature welcomed the sounds and stories of students taking a stand against bullying as they took part in a Pink Shirt Day variety show.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 9:15 AM
Abbotsford-Mission MLA Simon Gibson will serve as Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Education for Independent Schools.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 1:15 PM
Premier Christy Clark announced $375,028 for the College of New Caledonia (CNC) to purchase new trades training equipment in 2014-15 to support students studying in-demand fields that are critical to LNG and other industries.
Monday, December 1, 2014 10:30 AM
Premier Christy Clark welcomed 122 students from around the province to the BC Lions' Skills for Life Summit, and invited them to try their hands at the skills needed for many of tomorrow's in-demand jobs.