Edition: B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint eNewsletter: June 15 Update
Province invests $7 million in trades training and highlights partnership with White Spot
The Province has announced that it has invested, through the Industry Training Authority (ITA), $7 million in Vancouver Community College (VCC) for trades training through to March 31, 2017, to meet industry needs and ensure quality training in high priority trades. READ MORE
New partnership increases skills training opportunities for small business in B.C.
British Columbia’s small business owners can now receive one-on-one expert assistance to help them successfully access training funds from the Canada-B.C. Job Grant program thanks to a new partnership with Small Business BC. READ MORE
Secondary school students win new Celebrate Entrepreneurship Award
As winners of the Province’s inaugural Celebrate Entrepreneurship Award a team of 12 secondary school students from Vancouver received $3,000 to support the growth of their innovative air freshener business named Waft. READ MORE