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Tuesday, December 6, 2016 10:15 AM
Canadians will be better equipped for the well-paying middle-class jobs of today and tomorrow with a $22.4 million investment at Vancouver Island University (VIU) to expand the Marine, Automotive and Trades Complex and create a District Geo-Exchange Energy System.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 10:15 AM
Trades students at Vancouver Island University (VIU) will benefit from hands-on learning opportunities through a new investment of $187,071 in industry-standard trades-training equipment, as well as $4.85 million in continued support for 1,366 trades seats.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 11:00 AM
An additional 96 trades seats will give Vancouver Island University (VIU) students access to training in a variety of in-demand occupations in a range of sectors that support the provincial economy.
Monday, March 14, 2016 10:30 AM
Co-op students at Vancouver Island University and North Island College will benefit from $75,000 in one-time funding, part of a $1.3-million announcement to 16 public post-secondary institutions following the launch of Co-op Week celebrations.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 7:30 PM
Premier Christy Clark announced $100,000 towards business plans for a new automotive and marine repair facility and a new health and science centre in addition to a $1 million investment in information technology upgrades at Vancouver Island University.
Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:30 PM
Premier Christy Clark, speaking at the Vancouver Island Economic Summit, announced $2.6 million for research projects at Vancouver Island's three public universities.
Thursday, October 30, 2014 11:15 AM
Premier Christy Clark announced Canada's first Shqwi qwal (Speaker) for Indigenous Dialogue that will address Indigenous issues and help build a new path for reconciliation within British Columbia.
Thursday, July 31, 2014 1:15 PM
Trades students will have access to more training seats, thanks to government's $6.8-million investment in critical trades seats for public post-secondary institutions throughout B.C.
Monday, January 14, 2013 10:45 AM
Members of the public are invited to join the Industry Training Authority (ITA) in a community dialogue entitled "Trades Training and Careers on Vancouver Island. What needs to be done?" tomorrow night at Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 12:15 PM
The government of B.C. is investing more than $1.46 million in new skills training equipment at Vancouver Island University.