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 and search for CRN 71972.

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