WorkBC’s Find Your Fit Tour will be in Fort St. John at North Peace Secondary on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, and open to the public from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
“The Find Your Fit Tour stop in Fort St. John is an exciting opportunity for students to get hands-on experience with careers that are in demand,” said Melanie Mark, Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Training. “We know that eight out of every 10 jobs need some level of post-secondary education or training. We need it all, from tech to trades through to health care and business.”
The Find Your Fit Tour stop in Fort St. John 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 St. John 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 a 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 at: https://www.workbc.ca/Jobs-Careers/Find-Your-Fit-Tour/Upcoming-Events.aspx