WorkBC’s Find Your Fit Tour will be in Fort Nelson at Fort Nelson Secondary school on Monday, Nov. 27, and open to the public from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
“It’s never too late to learn a new skill, trade or profession,” said Melanie Mark, Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Training. “If you are a student, parent or job seeker looking for great information about a new career, the Find Your Fit Tour stop can help you start planning your future.”
The Find Your Fit Tour stop in Fort Nelson is a great opportunity for students to get an insider’s look at a range of careers, including the skilled trades, such as carpenters, electricians and heavy-duty equipment mechanics, needed in the Northeast region.
WorkBC’s Find Your Fit is a hands-on experience that allows participants to explore a range of careers. It also provides valuable information about what jobs will be in high demand by employers in the region and throughout British Columbia.
Industries, such as tourism, tech and health care, will need a broad range of skilled British Columbians. The Find Your Fit Tour stop in Fort Nelson is a unique opportunity to get an insight into careers that are in demand by industries that are important to building a strong, sustainable and innovative economy for the 21st century that works for everyone.
The Find Your Fit Tour builds on the government commitment to provide British Columbians with the services they need by providing them the information to help them make decisions about education and training. The tour will make its way throughout the province in the coming months.
The Find Your Fit Tour and WorkBC.ca are first steps for all British Columbians on a journey to discovering information about a variety of exciting careers that will build a better future for individuals, families and communities, and help build a better B.C. for everyone.
Tour dates for the Find Your Fit Tour are available online:
Jennifer FernandesMinistry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training