WorkBC’s Find Your Fit Tour will be in Pemberton at Pemberton Secondary school on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, and open to the public from 3:30–7 p.m.
“Over the next 10 years, there will be more than 600,000 job openings in the Mainland/Southwest region of B.C. ― most of which will require post-secondary education,” said Melanie Mark, Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Training. “The Find Your Fit Tour stop in Pemberton is the perfect opportunity for students to use a great tool that will help them build a bright future.”
The Find Your Fit Tour stop in Pemberton is a useful, hands-on experience for students, who get an insider’s look at a range of careers needed in the Mainland/Southwest region, including nurse, computer network technician, web developer, carpenter, electrician and heavy-duty equipment mechanic. It also provides valuable information about what jobs will be in high demand by employers 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 Pemberton is an opportunity to get 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’s 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.
Find Your Fit Tour dates are available online at: https://www.workbc.ca/Jobs-Careers/Find-Your-Fit-Tour/Upcoming-Events.aspx
Jennifer FernandesMinistry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training