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Tuesday, April 28, 2015 10:30 AM
Targeted funding of $250,000 was announced by Premier Christy Clark to help students at five public post-secondary institutions in Kelowna, Victoria and Vancouver develop coding-related skills for occupations that are in demand by the tech sector.
Thursday, February 5, 2015 11:45 AM
Okanagan College will receive $171,428 to purchase new trades training equipment to support students entering in-demand occupations critical to the economy.
Thursday, July 31, 2014 2:00 PM
As part of B.C.’s Skills for Jobs Blueprint, Okanagan College will be adding 203 training spaces to increase access and reduce waitlists for trades critical to the liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector and other industries.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 10:05 AM
Advanced Education Minister Amrik Virk joined faculty, staff and students at Okanagan College to officially break ground for the new $33-million trades training complex.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 11:00 AM
Students in the Okanagan who want to learn a trade are getting a helping hand with more than $367,000 in one-time funding for 88 foundation seats in targeted trades training courses during 2013-14.
Friday, September 27, 2013 4:15 PM
Premier Christy Clark today participated in celebrations to mark the last 50 years and acknowledge a bright future for Okanagan College.
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 1:30 PM
The government of B.C. is investing more than $867,000 in new skills training equipment at Okanagan College.
Friday, September 21, 2012 10:15 AM
The B.C. government is providing $28 million under B.C.'s Skills and Training Plan to expand and renovate trades training facilities at the Kelowna campus of Okanagan College, ensuring future welders, heavy-duty mechanics, electricians, plumbers and other skilled workers will get the training they need.
Friday, October 7, 2011 11:15 AM
The first cohort of nursing students at Okanagan College (OC) are on their way to completing the first half of the four-year bachelor of science in nursing program with the help of the college's new, state-of-the-art health simulation lab.
Thursday, April 21, 2011 8:30 AM
Future nurses in B.C.'s Interior will now have more options to get their education closer to home and closer to their families with the addition of 24 local first-year student spaces.