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Friday, December 9, 2011 10:30 AM
From software systems development and auto refinishing, to underground mining, shellfish aquaculture and a host of other programs, the B.C. government is investing over $13 million in new employment skills training in regions throughout British Columbia.
Friday, December 2, 2011 1:00 PM
Exploring exciting career opportunities or delving into labour market information for any region of the province is the focus of three innovative, new online job tools being introduced by the provincial government today as part of 'Canada Starts Here: The BC Jobs Plan'.
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 9:00 AM
Vancouver will host the 19th annual Skills Canada National Competition in 2013, allowing B.C. students to go head to head with students from across the country in technical trades competition.
Tuesday, November 1, 2011 10:00 AM
Starting today, the first of 300 B.C. workers begin building a tunnel and lab that will be used to demonstrate new ways to solve medical isotope shortages, keep B.C. and Canada leading in particle and nuclear physics, and create 160 permanent jobs.
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.
Friday, October 7, 2011 10:30 AM
For the first time in B.C. immigrants will receive advanced workplace-specific, settlement-focused language training to help them find and keep jobs and settle into their communities.
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 11:02 AM
Helping unemployed young people create new businesses and new jobs. That's the focus of an innovative, new government program being administered in the Vancouver area by the YMCA of Greater Vancouver.
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 11:01 AM
Helping unemployed young people create new businesses and new jobs. That's the focus of an innovative, new government program being administered in the Kelowna area by Community Futures Development Corporation of Central Okanagan.
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 12:45 PM
As part of 'Canada Starts Here: The B.C. Jobs Plan', to be released Thursday, Premier Christy Clark announced key steps to increase the number of post-secondary students from other countries studying in B.C.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 9:33 AM
Three years ago, Girish Nivarti was one of the superstar science undergrads from India who came to B.C. through the first Mitacs Globalink program to experience the world-class research going on at British Columbia universities.