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Monday, May 25, 2015 11:00 AM
The College of the Rockies (COTR) will receive $150,000 from the Ministry of Advanced Education to support training for workers affected by the Canfor mill slowdown in Canal Flats.
Thursday, February 12, 2015 9:15 AM
Young people considering what skills they will need for tomorrow's in-demand occupations will have an interactive, hands-on experience at WorkBC's Find Your Fit tour stop at Laurie Middle school on Friday, Feb. 13.
Friday, February 6, 2015 1:15 PM
The College of the Rockies and Selkirk College will receive $640,702 to buy new trades training equipment that supports students entering in-demand occupations that are critical to the economy.
Monday, December 29, 2014 9:00 AM
Anna Majkowski went from jobless to being groomed to take over a local history non-profit society that has given her a new lease on life, thanks to her local WorkBC Employment...
Thursday, July 10, 2014 12:45 PM
Premier Christy Clark has announced that government, in partnership with BC Hydro and FortisBC, is expanding energy-efficiency programs to help customers, particularly those on low-incomes, reduce their electricity and gas bills.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 10:00 AM
Students in the Kootenays who want to learn a trade are getting a helping hand with more than $65,000 in one-time funding for 16 foundation seats in targeted trades training courses during 2013-14.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 12:30 PM
Cranbrook is the 113th B.C. municipality to join BizPaL, a program that makes it easier to start and run a business.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 3:40 PM
The Province is accepting bids on a new woodlot licence in Skookumchuk, a move that will eventually generate new job opportunities across the region.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 8:30 AM
Advanced Education Minister Amrik Virk got a hands-on demonstration of a haul-truck simulator during a visit to the College of the Rockies.
Thursday, August 1, 2013 9:00 AM
The Kootenay Regional Workforce Table has completed a skills training plan that will help ensure communities in the region have skilled workers to fill both current and future jobs.