Career Programs

The SD22 Career Education team supports our students to develop their career skills and competencies required to successfully transition towards a purposeful life. Please check out the various career programs available to SD22 students as well as the links to the BC K-12 Career Education curriculum.

  PROGRAMS LINKS
WORK EXPERIENCE(WEX 12A AND WEX 12B)
Contact Inforamtion
Seaton/ALT Programs: Melanie Jorgensen
Fulton/CBSS: Debbie Meyer
VSS/Kal: Tim Thorpe
Program Information: 
WEX Program Information

Application Form: 
See your Schools' Career Coordinator
TRADES EXPLORE SAMPLER
Contact Inforamtion 
Seaton/ALT Programs: Melanie Jorgensen 
Fulton/CBSS: Debbie Meyer 
VSS/Kal: Tim Thorpe
Program Information: 
Trades Sampler Program Brochure 2021 

Application Form: 
Application Forms will be available January 2021.
Please check back in January.
 
GATEWAY TO TECHNOLOGY
Contact Inforamtion 
Seaton/ALT Programs: Melanie Jorgensen 
Fulton/CBSS: Debbie Meyer 
VSS/Kal: Tim Thorpe
Program Information: 
Program is full for 2020-2021. 
Please check back for updates. 


 
DUAL CREDIT PROGRAMS
Contact Inforamtion
Seaton/ALT Programs: Melanie Jorgensen 
Fulton/CBSS: Debbie Meyer 
VSS/Kal: Tim Thorpe
Program Information:

Application Form: 
See your Schools' Career Coordinator
 
ACADEMIC DUAL CREDIT COURSES
Contact Inforamtion 
Seaton/ALT Programs: Melanie Jorgensen 
Fulton/CBSS: Debbie Meyer 
VSS/Kal: Tim Thorpe
Program Information:

Application Form:
Application Forms will be available January 2021. 
Please check back in January.

WORK IN TRADES
Contact Information
Tim Thorpe



Program Information:



Application Form: 
See your Schools' Career Coordinator

FORESTRY / TRADES PROGRAM AT CBSS
Contact Information
Martin Tooms








Program Information: 
CBSS Information Page and Forestry Trades Brochure

Program Video: 
Program Video

Like us on Facebook: 
Facebook

Application Form: 
Forestry Trades Program Application Package
JEAN MINGUY MEMORIAL RCMP ACADEMY




Program Information: 
Not available at this time due to COVID-19.
Please check back for any updates.



FIRST RESPONDER ACADEMY






Program Information:
Not available at this time due to COVID-19.
Please check back for any updates.





 
CAREEER EDUCATION K-9

BC Ministry of Education: 
BC Ministry of Education Career Education
 
CAREER LIFE EXPERIENCES (CLE11)

BC Ministry of Education: 
BC Ministry of Education Career Education
 
CAREER LIFE CONNECTIONS (CLC12)



BC Ministry of Education: 
BC Ministry of Education Career Education
SD No. 22 Capstone Guide: 
SD22 Capstone Guidebook
 
ADST K-12

BC Ministry of Education: 
BC Ministry of Education Home Page
CAREER PLANNING RESOURCES























ITA: 
https://youth.itabc.ca/educators/youth-programs/work/

ITA Essential Skills Test Package: 
ITA Essential Skills Test Package

WorkBC Parents Guide: 
https://www.workbc.ca/Resources-for/
Resources-for-Counsellors-Teachers-Parents/2018-WorkBC-Parents-
Guide.aspx 
Work BC Youth Services: 
https://spark.adobe.com/page/jQnMespvOZEUL/

Youth Employment Video (Community Futures): 
Employ Youth Video

Edge Factor: 
https://edgefactor.com/V5/pages/Welcome.aspx

Okanagan College: 
https://www.okanagan.bc.ca/ 
(Check out the 'Programs' tab for 'Program Searches' 
by area of study. You will find Program Highlights, details, 
admission requirements, program outlines, program contacts 
and informative webinars for each program).

 

CAREER EDUCATION STAFF

Please click on the Staff’s name to email them directly

Kathy Wickum


District Principal Career Education

Kara Cunningham


Career Education Clerical

 Wendy Harvey


WEX Clerical

250-549-6142 / 549-9208 250-545-1348   ext: 423 250-549-0705

Melanie Jorgensen


Career Coordinator

Seaton/ALT Programs

Debbie Meyer


Career Coordinator

Fulton/CBSS

Tim Thorpe


Career Coordinator

VSS/Kal

250-306-6806 250-540-1714 250-549-6921