The Electrician Apprenticeship Level I Blended Program is a new 17-week electrical trades training program featuring face-to-face instruction and online learning.
Instead of the traditional 10 weeks spent on campus, students in this program will only require 5 weeks of on-campus instruction at the Kelowna campus. Students will spend a further 12 weeks completing the online portion of the course.
The program will run March 27, 2017 to July 21, 2017. Click here for more information.
Okanagan College’s Kelowna campus will soon be home to a new greenspace featuring more than 50 local plants that are of cultural significance to Syilx people.
The na’ʔk’ʷulamən (na - kool - a- min) garden will pay tribute to the close relationship between Indigenous people and the natural world. Learn more here.
A trio of third-year marketing students from Okanagan College’s School of Business placed second at the 12th annual BDC Marketing Case Competition hosted by Vanier College in Montreal, Feb. 11-12.
The team from OC was among 34 competing institutions from across Canada. Team members included Jacob Kuypers, Talasa Larder and Lathan McKinney. They were coached by faculty members Blair Baldwin and Stacey Fenwick.
Read the full story here.