Gain the skills and knowledge essential to farm a vineyard or seek employment in viticulture. Through this program you'll learn the scientific principles underlying grape growing for the purpose of wine production, the various influences on grape quality, and industry terminology. In addition, you'll learn vineyard management, vineyard equipment operation, maintenance, and safety.
Okanagan College is located in the heart of wine country in the beautiful Okanagan Valley -- the perfect place to learn what it takes to grow the best grapes and produce, sell and enjoy the best wines. Our graduates have gone on to become award-winning winemakers and vineyard managers with national and international experience. Today, our alumni can be found in many of the province's bustling vineyards and wineries.