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Monday, May 25, 2015 11:00 AM
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.
Friday, February 6, 2015 1:15 PM
The College of the Rockies and Selkirk College will receive $640,702 to buy new trades training equipment that supports students entering in-demand occupations that are critical to the economy.
Thursday, July 31, 2014 2:00 PM
As part of B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint, the College of the Rockies will receive funding for an additional 32 training spaces to increase access and help reduce waitlists for trades critical to the liquefied natural gas (LNG) and other industries.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 10:00 AM
Students in the Kootenays who want to learn a trade are getting a helping hand with more than $65,000 in one-time funding for 16 foundation seats in targeted trades training courses during 2013-14.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 8:30 AM
Advanced Education Minister Amrik Virk got a hands-on demonstration of a haul-truck simulator during a visit to the College of the Rockies.
Friday, March 8, 2013 6:30 AM
Students at College of the Rockies who are training to work in the Kootenays' thriving mining sector will have access to the latest mining truck haul simulators thanks to over $1.1 million in investment from the government of British Columbia and the Columbia Basin Trust.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 9:45 AM
The government of B.C. is investing $443,842 in new skills training equipment at the College of the Rockies.
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 11:15 AM
Students at the College of the Rockies will benefit this fall from improved and upgraded campus facilities. This is thanks to over $936,000 in capital funding that is part of government's investment in B.C.'s post-secondary infrastructure this year.