New programs at Okanagan College

Coures include landscaping, golf course maintenance, bar and wine service industry training and management skills for supervisors.

  • Dec. 4, 2012 5:00 p.m.

Okanagan College is offering several programs in January geared to providing job skills for future employment.

The Employment Skills Access Training programs coming on stream include landscape horticulture and golf course maintenance, bar and wine service industry training and management skills for supervisors.

These training programs are available tuition free.

Eligible participants include under employed or unemployed non-EI clients

Funding provided through the Canada-British Columbia Labour Market Agreement.

A free information session for prospect students will be held Thursday, 5:30 to 7 p.m., in Room A125 at the Kelowna campus of Okanagan College, 1000 KLO Rd.

For either more information on eligibility requirements or to register, contact Kara Otke at 250-762-5445, ext. 4870 or go online www.okanagan.bc.ca/csreg and search for CRN 71972.

Just Posted

Music of the Heavens to be an out of this world musical experience

Centre for Culture and Technology at UBC Okanagan teaming up with Orchid Ensemble for Nov. 30 event

Kelowna man arrested after break-in

“The suspect male was located seated inside a grey Honda Accord.”

Kelowna chamber: Business concerned about pot legalization

Kelowna Chamber jumps into the debate over the future of marijuana

Black Friday deals attract shoppers in Kelowna

Shoppers says there are bargains to be had for those willing to look

Man and woman sent to hospital in Highway 33 accident

Kelowna - The accident occurred yesterday and closed a lane of traffic

Okanagan ski hills open for the season

Both Big White and Silverstar Resort open for the 2017-18 season Thursday

Albas: Single parents and the Canada Child Tax Benefit

Kelowna area Conservative MP Dan Albas talks about the Canada Child Tax Benefit

Fuhr: A place to call home

Kelowna-Lake Country MP Stephen Fuhr talks about the National Housing Strategy

Christmas dinner in West Kelowna

It is being held at Westbank Lions Community Centre, 2466 Main Street, West Kelowna, at 5:30 p.m.

Cougar confronts man in Clearwater

Clearwater resident Barry Joneson had a close encounter of the cougar kind

Letter: Closing pot shops not in public interest

Letter writer says the public is not being served by Kelowna, West Kelowna going after pot shops

Panda picks Argonauts for the win

Giant panda at the Toronto Zoo picks Argos to win Grey Cup on Sunday

Michaels: Whatever happened to bedside manner?

“Left arm and chest? Hate to break this to you, sister, you may be having a heart attack.”

Black Friday fervour wanes as some consumers, retailers shun practice

Some businesses are choosing to opt out, while some shoppers are turning to buying online

Most Read