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Tuesday, April 4, 2017 7:20 AM
Skilled-trades students in the Central Okanagan School District will benefit from a three-year, $15-million investment by the B.C. government to support youth trades programs with the purchase of new trades-training equipment.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 1:00 PM
Up to 322 job seekers are receiving training for jobs in the Central Okanagan, thanks to support from the federal and provincial governments.
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 8:30 AM
Young people in Kelowna will be able to discover the skills they will need for tomorrow’s in-demand occupations, and engage in a direct dialogue with local employers and post-secondary schools about upcoming career opportunities at WorkBC’s Career Education Day.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 10:15 AM
More than 100 athletes, coaches, and support staff from 17 countries around the world have arrived at Big White Ski Resort to compete in the Big White 2017 World Para Snowboard Championships, thanks in part to $165,000 provided by the Government of British Columbia.
Monday, December 5, 2016 10:00 AM
The B.C. government announced that Okanagan College will receive more than $218,000 for an innovation pilot that will improve training outcomes and employability for apprentices.
Monday, December 5, 2016 8:45 AM
Young people of Kelowna will be able to discover the skills they will need for tomorrow’s in-demand occupations, and engage in a direct dialogue with local employers and post-secondary schools about upcoming career opportunities.
Thursday, November 3, 2016 9:00 AM
The British Columbia government announced a $7.44-million investment in Okanagan College for skills training in high-priority trades seats at the college’s newly renovated, $35-million trades training complex in Kelowna.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 3:15 PM
British Columbia is rolling out the red carpet in recognition of the valuable contribution that the screen-based industries add to the province’s economy by officially proclaiming Sept. 21, 2016, as “Screen in B.C. Day”
Thursday, August 18, 2016 10:15 AM
The Province has announced that it has invested, through the Industry Training Authority (ITA), a combined $111,000 to two training providers in Kelowna for skills training seats in high-priority trades.
Saturday, December 5, 2015 10:00 AM
When he’s not whipping up a delicious meal at the Four Seasons Hotel or sharing tips on how to cook on television, celebrity chef Ned Bell says heading home to Kelowna during the holidays is a priority. His favourite activities centre around food and family.