Media Contacts

Sage Aaron

Communications Director
Office of the Premier
778 678-0832

Rodney Porter

Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training
250 889-7494

Sarah Zimmerman

Northwest Community College
250 631-6007


Investing in tech and trades training

A total of 15 public post-secondary institutions will receive $5.4 million to replace aging tech and trades training equipment, and allow them to purchase the latest technology.

Funding for each institution follows:

Northwest Community College: $310,455
College of New Caledonia: $310,455
Northern Lights College: $310,455

Lower Mainland:
British Columbia Institute of Technology: $500,000
Kwantlen Polytechnic University: $500,000
University of Fraser Valley: $310,455
Vancouver Community College: $310,455

Nicola Valley Institute of Technology: $310,455
Okanagan College: $310,455
Thompson Rivers University: $500,000

College of the Rockies: $310,455
Selkirk College: $310,455

Vancouver Island:
Camosun College: $500,000
North Island College: $310,455
Vancouver Island University: $310,455