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Wednesday, December 18, 2013 10:00 AM
As B.C. prepares for thousands of jobs in the oil and gas sector the B.C. government is providing Northern Lights College (NLC) with $200,000 as it gears up to provide British Columbians the training they need to get a good paycheque in their back pocket.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 8:00 AM
International education continues to grow in British Columbia with a 13-per-cent increase in international students since 2010, a 17-per-cent increase in spending by international students, and the launch of a revamped website that helps B.C. students connect with opportunities to study abroad.
Monday, November 18, 2013 8:00 AM
Minister of Advanced Education Amrik Virk has issued the following statement on International Education Week:
Monday, November 4, 2013 9:45 AM
Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Responsible for Labour Shirley Bond and Minister of Advanced Education Amrik Virk have issued the following statement in recognition of Skilled Trades and Technology Week, Nov. 4-10, 2013.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 10:45 AM
Students at Camosun College and Vancouver Island University who want to learn a trade are getting a helping hand with close to $500,000 in one-time funding for 130 foundation seats in targeted trades training courses during 2013-14.
Friday, October 25, 2013 8:30 AM
Twenty open textbooks will be developed for skills training and technical post-secondary subject areas.
Monday, October 7, 2013 10:00 AM
Work is underway to adapt more open textbooks for use by students and instructors in British Columbia with an open call for proposals to begin the second phase of the project.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 10:00 AM
An investment of $2.4 million by the provincial government is helping adult learners around the province improve their reading and writing skills by providing them with the help they need in their home communities.
Friday, September 27, 2013 9:50 AM
Government is moving ahead with its commitment to partner with a publicly funded post-secondary institution to develop a school of traditional Chinese medicine.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 10:15 AM
Students and B.C.'s health sector will benefit from almost $1.8 million in one-time funding for additional student spaces in short-term training programs.