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Monday, July 20, 2015 7:30 AM
As part of B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint, government is investing $12 million in 2015-16 for new trades equipment at 14 public post-secondary institutions so students planning to enter in-demand occupations learn their trade using industry-standard technology.
Thursday, July 16, 2015 11:30 AM
Northwest Community College (NWCC) unveiled a new mobile training unit that will help students in northwestern communities develop skills for in-demand trades jobs, thanks in part to funding from B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint.
Friday, May 29, 2015 1:35 PM
Effective June 1, 2015, the BC Government Newsroom website will move to a new url - news.gov.bc.ca and offer materials for direct download to media and the public.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 11:30 AM
Kwantlen Polytechnic University and the B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU) have reached a tentative agreement negotiated under the Economic Stability Mandate.
Saturday, April 4, 2015 7:30 AM
Ten scholarships of $5,000 each will provide an incentive for students from Maple Leaf Educational Systems in China to attend Langara College, announced Advanced Education Minister Andrew Wilkinson during a mission to China.
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 2:46 PM
If we want a strong and vibrant economic future, then it's key that strong and vibrant women help drive it. And a great opportunity for women to help drive the economy is through careers in the skilled trades.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 10:30 AM
The provincial government is providing ongoing support for the BC Centre of Training Excellence in Mining through one-time funding of $125,000.
Friday, February 20, 2015 10:30 AM
The University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) will receive $325,274 to buy new trades training equipment that supports students entering in-demand occupations critical to the economy.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 1:00 PM
As part of B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint, Northern Lights College will receive $350,274 to purchase new trades training equipment to support students who are entering in-demand occupations that are critical to the economy.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 10:15 AM
Government funding for new health education spaces at seven public colleges and universities to support students and B.C.'s health sector was announced t at Thompson Rivers University.