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NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS - Gateway to Technology

Gateway to Tech

Gateway to Technology Applications are Due June 23, 2022

Program Information & Video                                        Class Outline                                           Program Application

 

Please contact your school Career Coordinator for more information and application package

Work Experience (WEX 12A and WEX 12B)

Work Experience

Work Safety Resources

The above WorkSafe BC website is the place to start if you’re a high school student in a career education class or apprenticeship program, or if you just want to know more about workplace health and safety.

Please contact your school Career Coordinator for more information and application package

Academic Dual Credit

Academic Dual Credit

Check back in January 2023 for the 2023-2024 Program Dates

Program Application

Please contact your school Career Coordinator for more information and application package

Certificate Programs Dual Credit

Early Childhood Education Dual Credit Program

Train In Trades Dual Credit

Dual Credit Train in Trades

Program Application

Okanagan College Trades Information

TRU – School of Trades and Technology

Work Safety Resources

The above WorkSafe BC website is the place to start if you’re a high school student in a career education class or apprenticeship program, or if you just want to know more about workplace health and safety.

Please contact your school Career Coordinator for more information and application package

Work In Trades

WORK IN TRADES

Program Information – ITA Youth WORK in Trades 

ITA Youth WORK in Trades Apprenticeship Program Search

 ITA Youth Employer Sponsor Handout and Work in Trades Employer Information – SD22

Students formally register with the Industry Training Authority as Youth Apprentices and in addition to earning 16 Graduation credits, some may also qualify for a $1,000.00 Youth Work in Trades Award (Youth Work in Trades Award Info). 

Work Safety Resources

The above WorkSafe BC website is the place to start if you’re a high school student in a career education class or apprenticeship program, or if you just want to know more about workplace health and safety.

Contact Information

Tim Thorpe

Phone: 250-549-6921

Email: tthorpe@sd22.bc.ca

Forestry/Trades Program

Forestry/Trades Program

Would you like to earn part of your Math and Science credits in an outdoor classroom? Do you wonder what it takes to operate heavy equipment? If the answer is yes to any of these questions then the unique Forestry Trades Program at Charles Bloom Secondary is for you.

Click Here for Program Information

Please remember when applying to the Forestry Program please fill out both the Forestry Application along with the Program of Choice Application.

Contact Information

NATHAN BARTEL 

Email: nbartel@sd22.bc.ca

Trade Sampler

Trade Sampler

Trade Sampler Application Deadline for the 2022-2023 year is NOW CLOSED

Check back in September 2022 for the 2023-2024 Program Dates

Program Application – Check back in September 2022 for the updated Application

Program Information 2022-2023

Please contact your school Career Coordinator for more information

IT User Support Micro-Credential

IT User Support – Micro-Credential

IT User Support Application Deadline is NOW CLOSED.

Please check back in September 2022 for 2023 Program Dates.

IT User Support Micro-credential Information Session Recording April 12, 2022

Program Poster 2022

Program Information and Outline 2022

Program Class Dates and Times 2022

Program Application – Check back in September 2022 for the updated Application

Please contact your school Career Coordinator for more information

BC Wildfire Service - Jr. Fire Crew Program

BC Wildfire Service-Junior Firefighter Program

Vernon Fire Zone

Applications for the 2022 Season is NOW CLOSED

Check back in January 2023 for the 2023-2024 Program Dates

Information and Application Link

Information Session via:   

Zoom Meeting ID: 625 1461 6825           Passcode: 368650

Date: February 23, 2022         Time: 7:00 pm

Link: https://ca01web.zoom.us/j/62514616825?pwd=OTYzUlMyM1ZzMEJ5YlNBK0tqZTVUQT09

Every summer the Vernon Fire Zone hires 3 students from either grade 11 or 12 to work with us for the season. It’s an opportunity for students to learn what it takes to be a wildland firefighter in BC. They will spend every day training, working as part of a team on work projects, and responding to wildland fires with our crews.

Contact Information

Tim Thorpe

Phone: 250-549-6921

Email: tthorpe@sd22.bc.ca

 

Jean Minguy Memorial RCMP Academy

PVSS Hairstylist Program

PVSS Hairstylist Program

Hairstylist Application Deadline for the 2022-2023 year is NOW CLOSED

Check back in September 2022 for the 2023-2024 Program Dates

Program Information                                                                                                   Program Application

School District 83 and Pleasant Valley Secondary School are offering the 13th Cohort of Hairstyling (Cosmetology) Program in partnership with the ITA (Industry Training Authority).

 

Please contact your school Career Coordinator for more information and application package

Student for a Day - Okanagan College

Student for a Day through Okanagan College

The best way to know if a school or a program is right for you is to experience it first hand.

  • Sit in on a class
  • Ask questions, meet instructors and connect with students
  • Decide if a program is the right fit for you

If you are interested in the following Dual Credit Programs contact your Career Coordinator to set up a date and time and participate in Student for a Day:

  • Aircraft Maintenance Technician
  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineer – Structures
  • Collision Repair/Refinishing Prep Technician
  • Carpenter Joiner Foundation
  • Studio Woodworking
  • Professional Cook – Pastry Arts, Culinary Arts
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing and Piping
  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic
  • Sheet Metal Worker
  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Heavy Mechanical Trades
  • Recreation Vehicle Service Technician
  • Welding Foundation
  • Office Assistant
  • Nursing Unit Assistant
  • Healthcare Assistant
  • Education Assistant

AND MUCH MORE!

Please note:

  • Due to Covid not all programs are available at this time.
  • Transportation to and from the program are the responsibility of the student.

Visit Okanagan College Webpage for more information

 

Please contact your school Career Coordinator for more information

First Responder Academy

First Responder Academy

Please follow this link to Academies and Specialized Program page for more information on the First Responder Academy.

 

Not available at this time due to COVID-19

 

Please check back for updates