A special cohort of the 26-week Health Care Assistant Program started in January at the college’s Kaslo Learning Centre. The offering was made possible through a partnership with the Victorian Hospital of Kaslo to share their resources and help provide the education needed in this critical area of the health care sector.
Selkirk College has hired a project manager and architect for its $18.9 million refresh of Nelson’s Silver King Campus. Project manager Tomer Curiel and architect Ray Wolfe will help guide the regional college through a major renovation of its trades training facilities and addition of a student commons space.
The tourism and hospitality industry in British Columbia is red hot, with projections for growth continuing to be high. Selkirk College has a number of programs that provide top quality training and education for those looking to enter an industry that is need of hard working individuals ready for exciting careers.
Students and staff at the Trail Campus gathered for a semester ending barbecue earlier this month. The courtyard at the historic campus was filled with great food, laughter and inspirational learners. School of Academic Upgrading & Development Instructor Ellie Knight provided those in attendance with some highlights.