Showing results 1 - 8 of 8
Friday, July 31, 2015 9:15 AM
The governments of Canada and British Columbia announced today that 32 companies in Prince George will receive over $470,000 in funding to provide skills training to 329 employees through the Canada Job Grant.
Friday, January 23, 2015 10:55 AM
Emily Carr University is moving into the recently opened Wood Innovation and Design Centre, bringing new programs to be created in partnership with UNBC wood engineering programs.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 3:45 PM
British Columbians exploring career options, or helping their children map out their futures, have a pair of new online tools available to help them find their fit in B.C.s growing and strong economy.
Monday, November 19, 2012 9:00 AM
An extension of an agreement between government and the Central Interior Logging Association (CILA) will allow 30 more students to train as log and chip truck drivers or heavy-equipment operators under the Forest Industry Readiness Skills Training (FIRST) program and place them in permanent positions within the sector.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 10:00 AM
Training opportunities are being offered to more than 30 First Nations people in north central B.C. to help meet the growing demand for skilled workers in the mineral exploration and mining industry.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 12:02 PM
Thirty people in Northern British Columbia have begun a five-week training program to learn the skills necessary to work as log or chip truck drivers and heavy equipment operators (HEO) in the forestry industry.
Friday, October 28, 2011 2:00 PM
The B.C. government has formed a partnership with the United Steelworkers Union (USW) to pilot new skills training for its members in the North, with a focus in the areas of forestry and mining.
Monday, April 11, 2011 9:50 AM