Internal Events


May 7: Castlegar Retirement Planning Seminar

Planning event for those contributing to the College Pension Plan


All plan members are welcome and the seminar is free.  We encourage you to invite your spouse or a guest. Choose the seminar most convenient to you - Castlegar or Nelson, evening May 6th. 

At this seminar, we will help you:

  • understand your Member’s Benefit Statement
  • choose the best pension option for you
  • know what to consider when calculating your retirement income
  • use the tools and resources on the Plan's website.

We explain the basics of the pension plan and cover the retirement process from application to receiving your payments. Topics such as how purchasing service increases your pension and how to get credit for child-rearing time are covered.

Pre-registration is required

Castlegar Campus - Daytime Seminar

  • Date: Tuesday, May 7th
  • Room: Bonnington Computer Lab B-12
  • Time: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

You can attend either seminar - whichever is most convenient. Please use this Pensions BC link to register for your seminar. 

Bring your Plan Member statement

If you cannot locate your plan member statement, just contact the College Pension Plan at 1-888-440-0111 and request a PDF copy be sent to your email account. Bring a printed version with you.

Why should I attend?

Past attendees have found the seminar helpful in their retirement and estate planning by familiarizing themselves with the benefits and the retirement planning process. 

We look forward to seeing you!