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Friday, October 12, 2012 10:15 AM
The Early Years Refugee Program designed to help refugee families with young children will receive approximately $5.75 million as part of an agreement between the United Way of the Lower Mainland, the Ministry of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Responsible for Labour, and the Ministry of Children and Family Development.
Friday, August 3, 2012 1:00 PM
An innovative, engaging travelling exhibition for youth is refuelling and heading back on the road for another round of connecting with young people and their families, educating them on labour market trends and the multitude of career opportunities in B.C.
Friday, July 27, 2012 11:00 AM
A new trades training partnership in Northwest B.C. will allow 37 unemployed young adults to access, for the first time ever, a piping trades foundation course, giving them an opportunity to acquire skills that are in high demand in that region.
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.
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 12:01 PM
One hundred and twenty people on the downtown eastside will have access to an eight-week training program that will help them learn practical kitchen skills that could result in employment or further training opportunities, announced Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Innovation Pat Bell.
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 10:00 AM
A provincially funded program will upgrade the industry and job-specific skills of 1,200 eligible participants working in tourism and retail sectors in British Columbia.
Thursday, June 14, 2012 3:30 PM
Sixty people on northern Vancouver Island are beginning a 25-week training program to learn the skills necessary to work as aquaculture technicians in the aquaculture industry.
Thursday, May 24, 2012 7:30 PM
Ensuring that our youth have access to business skills, are better prepared to enter the labour force and have the information necessary to consider an entrepreneurial career choice is why the Province is providing a grant of $1 million to Junior Achievement B.C. (JABC), announced Minister of Finance, Kevin Falcon at the BC Business Laureates and Junior Achievement Gala Dinner event.
Thursday, April 19, 2012 11:00 AM
The achievement of more than 60 local Aboriginal youth who have successfully completed the BladeRunners program was celebrated today at a graduation ceremony hosted by the Cariboo Chilcotin Aboriginal Training Employment Centre Society (CCATEC).
Thursday, April 19, 2012 9:00 AM
A record-breaking number of skilled tradespersons have qualified as journeypersons this year, announced Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Innovation Pat Bell today while touring Camosun College's carpentry program.