May 11, 2023
Jean Minguy Youth RCMP Academy 2023. Click HERE to read the article.
April 26, 2023
Female Firefighter for a day was another huge success. Students from Sd22 attended Vernon Firehouse with Vernon Fire Rescue Lieut. Allyson Reich. Click HERE to see the news article.
February 24, 2023
Congratulations to Terry Johnson. Terry won GOLD at the Skills BC Competition in Kelowna and has qualified for the Provincials being held in Abbotsford later this spring. For more information on the event and all competition results click HERE.
January 18, 2023
RCMP Youth Academy – https://www.castanet.net/news/Vernon/406790/RCMP-youth-academy-taking-applications-for-spring-camp-in-Vernon
On December 1, Industry Training Authority (ITA) transitioned to a new organizational name, SkilledTradesBC, along with a new mandate. While our role in advancing B.C.’s skilled trades system hasn’t changed, it has expanded. For more information please see Skilled Trades BC.
Changes to Employment Standards January 1, 2023
Clarification of Changes to Employment Standards
The Ministry of Labour recently amended the Employment Standards Regulation identifying age restrictions and hazardous work. The amendments come into force on January 1, 2023. School and school district staff are advised that under Section 32(1)(b) of the Regulation, students in a secondary school work study, work experience or occupational study class are exempt from these provisions, as are trainees or apprentices registered with the SkilledTradesBC (previously the Industry Training Authority of British Columbia).
February 18, 2022 — Vernon Matters
School district prepares students for thousands of job openings. Click Here to read the article.