Apprenticeship Schedule

Please note classes fill quickly. Apprentices are encouraged to reserve a seat in an apprenticeship class 10 to 12 months in advance.

At Okanagan College, apprentices should attend technical training in sequential order.

Apprenticeship classes are held at our Kelowna campus unless otherwise noted
. All of our Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic classes are held in Penticton.  Electrician classes at our Penticton Trades Facility are noted below.


Please scroll down to view the schedule for your trade!   

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Trade Name
Level

Start Date

End Date
Automotive Glass Technician



1 Apr 9 2018            Apr 20 2018

1 Mar 18 2019 Mar 29 2019




   Level  Start Date End Date
Automotive Painter (TBA)







 Level  Start Date End Date
Automotive Refinishing Prep Technician



1 Jan 7 2019 Feb 1 2019




   Level Start Date   End Date
Automotive Service Technician      
  1 Apr 3 2018 May 18 2018
  1 Sep 10 2018 Oct 26 2018
  1 Apr 1 2019 May 17 2019
       
  2 Apr 2 2018 May 11 2018
  2 Apr 30 2018 Jun 8 2018
  2 Sep 10 2018 Oct 19 2018
  2 Feb 18 2019 Mar 29 2019
       
  3 Nov 6 2017 Dec 22 2017
  3 Jan 2 2018 Feb 16 2018
  3 Feb 19 2018
Apr 7 2018
  3 Oct 29 2018 Dec 14 2018
  3 Jan 7 2019 Feb 22 2019
       
  4 Nov 6 2017 Dec 15 2017
  4 Jan 2 2018 Feb 9 2018
  Feb 19 2018 Mar 30 2018
  4 Oct 29 2018 Dec 7 2018
  4 Jan 7 2019 Feb 22 2019
  4 Feb 25 2019 Apr 5 2019
       
   Level  Start Date End Date
Carpenter
 

For more information on harmonization and which intake you should be taking
please visit itabc.ca/program/carpenter

     
  Harmonized Level 1 Jan 02 2018 Feb 16 2018
Harmonized Level
1 Feb 19 2018
Apr 6 2018
  Harmonized Level 1 Apr 9 2018 May 25 2018
  Harmonized Level 1 May 28 2018 Jul 13 2018
  Harmonized Level 1 Jul 30 2018 Sep 14 2018
  Harmonized Level 1 Jan 7 2019 Feb 22 2019
       
  2 Nov 7 2017 Dec 22 2017
  2 Jan 2 2018 Feb 16 2018
  Harmonized Level 2 May 29 2018 Jul 13 2018
  Harmonized Level 2 Jul 31 2018 Sep 14 2018
  Harmonized Level 2 Sep 18 2018 Nov 2 2018
  Harmonized Level 2 Nov 6 2018 Dec 21 2018
  Harmonized Level 2 Jan 8 2019 Feb 22 2019
  Harmonized Level 2 Feb 26 2019 Apr 12 2019
       
  3 Nov 6 2017 Dec 22 2017
  3 Jan 2 2018 Feb 16 2018
  3 Feb 19 2018 Apr 6 2018
  3 Apr 9 2018 May 25 2018
  3 Sep 17 2018 Nov 2 2018
  3 Nov 5 2018 Dec 21 2018
  3 Jan 7 2019 Feb 22 2019
  3 Feb 25 2019 Apr 12 2019
Harmonized Level 3 Apr 15 2019
May 31 2019
       
  4 Nov 7 2017 Dec 22 2017
  4 Jan 2 2018 Feb 16 2018
  4 Apr 10 2018 May 25 2018
  Sep 18 2018 Nov 2 2018
  4 Nov 6 2018 Dec 21 2018
  4 Jan 8 2019 Feb 22 2019
  4 Feb 26 2019 Apr 12 2019
        
   Level        Start Date
     End Date
Construction Craft Worker
At this time, Okanagan College will be offering a Level 2
Aboriginal Journeyperson Preparation Program.
For more information please
click here
     
       
   Level Start Date End Date
Domestic/ Commercial Gasfitter


For availability please contact the apprenticeship office at
250-762-5445 ext 4687
     
  1 Apr 9 2018
May 18 2018
  1 May 7 2018
June 15 2018
  1
Apr 15 2019
May 23 2019
  1 May 13 2019
June 20 2019
       

2 Oct 30 2017 Dec 1 2017

2 Jan 2 2018 Feb 2 2018
  2 Sep 4 2018
Oct 4 2018
  2 Oct 29 2018
Nov 29 2018
  2 Jan 7 2019
Feb 7 2019



 

 Level Start Date  End Date
Electrician (Construction)


(Classes are in Kelowna unless otherwise indicated.)  
Classes are scheduled as 4 day weeks.
Take this test to ensure you have the correct level of math.

Test your skills with this math quiz  and here is the exam key


     
  1 Jan 2 2018 Mar 9 2018
 PenCE 1 Mar 19 2018 May 25 2018
  1 May 29 2018 Aug 3 2018
  1 Aug 7 2018 Oct 12 2018
  1 Jan 8 2019 Mar 15 2019
PenCE 1 Mar 18 2019 May 24 2019
  1 Mar 19 2019 May 24 2019
  1 May 28 2019 Aug 2 2019
  Aug 6 2019 Oct 11 2019
  1 Jan 7 2020 Mar 13 2020
PenCE 1 Mar 23 2020 May 29 2020
  1 Mar 24 2020 May 29 2020
       
  2 Oct 17 2017 Dec 22 2017
  2 Jan 2 2018 Mar 9 2018
  2 Mar 20 2018 May 25 2018
  2 May 29 2018 Aug 3 2018
  2 Aug 7 2018 Oct 12 2018
PenCE 2 Aug 7 2018 Oct 12 2018
  2 Oct 16 2018 Dec 21 2018
  2 Jan 8 2019 Mar 15 2019
  2 Mar 19 2019 May 24 2019
  2 May 28 2019 Aug 2 2019
  Aug 6 2019 Oct 11 2019
PenCE 2 Aug 6 2019 Oct 11 2019
  2 Oct 15 2019 Dec 20 2019
  2 Jan 7 2020 Mar 13 2020
  2 Mar 24 2020 May 29 2020
       
  3 Oct 16 2017 Dec 21 2017
 PenCE 3 Oct 16 2017 Dec 22 2017
  3 Jan 2 2018 Mar 8 2018
  3 Mar 19 2018 May 24 2018
  3 Aug 7 2018 Oct 11 2018
  3 Oct 15 2018 Dec 20 2018
PenCE 3 Oct 15 2018 Dec 21 2018
  3 Jan 7 2019 Mar 14 2019
  3 Mar 18 2019 May 23 2019
  3 Aug 6 2019 Oct 10 2019
  3 Oct 15 2019 Dec 19 2019
PenCE 3 Oct 15 2019 Dec 20 2019
  3 Jan 6 2020 Mar 12 2020
  3 Mar 23 2020 May 28 2020
       
  4 Oct 16 2017 Dec 22 2017
  4 Jan 2 2018 Mar 9 2018
 PenCE 4 Jan 2 2018 Mar 9 2018
  4 Mar 19 2018 May 25 2018
  4 Aug 7 2018 Oct 12 2018
  4 Oct 15 2018 Dec 21 2018
PenCE 4 Jan 7 2019 Mar 15 2019
  4 Jan 7 2019 Mar 15 2019
  4 Mar 18 2019 May 24 2019
  4 Aug 6 2019 Oct 11 2019
  Oct 15 2019 Dec 20 2019
  4 Jan 6 2020 Mar 13 2020
PenCE 4 Jan 6 2020 Mar 13 2020
  4 Mar 23 2020 May 29 2020
       
  Level  Start Date  End Date
Heavy Duty Equipment Technician (New Program)      

4 Oct 16 2017 Nov 10 2017

4 Jan 2 2018 Jan 26 2018

4 Feb 26 2018  Mar 23 2018 
  4 Oct 1 2018 Oct 26 2018
  4 Jan 7 2019 Feb 1 2019
  4 Feb 4 2019 Mar 1 2019
  4 Mar 4 2019 Mar 29 2019
       
   Level Start Date End Date

Heavy Mechanical Trades (NEW)

Heavy Duty Equipment Technician, Truck and Transport Mechanic,

Transport Trailer Technician, Diesel Engine Mechanic

 

  1 Jan 29 2018 Apr 6 2018
  1 Sep 4 2018 Nov 9 2018
  1 Feb 4 2019 Apr 12 2019
       
  2 Oct 30 2017 Dec 22 2017
  2 Apr 9 2018 Jun 1 2018
  2 Aug 6 2018 Sep 28 2018
  2 Apr 1 2019 May 24 2019
       
  3 Nov 14 2017 Dec 22 2017
  3 Apr 3 2018 May 11 2018

3 Jul 23 2018 Aug 31 2018
  3 Oct 29 2018 Dec 7 2018
  3 Nov 13 2018 Dec 21 2018
       
   Level Start Date End Date
Industrial Electrician (Dates to be determined)      
At this time, Okanagan College currently offers Level 1 and Level 2
Industrial Electrician. For dates, please see Electrician (Construction)

Level 1 and Level 2 dates above. 

     
   Level Start Date End Date
Motor Vehicle Body Repairer

(Automotive Collision Repair)
 


  1 Feb 4 2019 Mar 8 2019
       
  2 Apr 30, 2018 Jun 1, 2018
       
  3 Oct 16, 2017 Nov 24, 2017
  3
Jun 4 2018
Jul 13 2018
       
   Level Start Date End Date
Multi-Process Alloy Welding (MPAW) 

(Dates to be determined)

       

 Level Start Date End Date
Plumber      
  1 Apr 9 2018 May 18 2018
  1 May 7 2018 Jun 15 2018
  1 Apr 15 2019 May 23 2019
  1 May 13 2019 Jun 20 2019
       
  2 Nov 14 2017  Dec 22 2017
  2 Jan 2 2018  Feb 9 2018
  2 Aug 21 2018 Sep 28 2018
  2 Nov 13 2018 Dec 21 2018
  2 Jan 8 2019 Feb 15 2019
  2 Mar 5 2019 Apr 12 2019
       
  3 Oct 3 2017 Nov 9 2017
  3 Feb 13 2018  Mar 22 2018 
  3 Apr 3 2018
May 11 2018
  3 Oct 2 2018 Nov 9 2018
  3 Feb 19 2019 Mar 28 2019
  3 Apr 2 2019 May 10 2019
       
  4 Oct 30 2017  Dec 22 2017 
  4 Jan 2 2018  Feb 23 2018 
  Mar 5 2018 Apr 27 2018
  4 Sep 4 2018 Oct 26 2018
  4 Oct 29 2018 Dec 21 2018
  4 Jan 7 2019  Mar 1 2019
       
   Level  Start Date End Date
Professional Cook      
  1 Mar 26 2018 May 4 2018
  1 Mar 25 2019
May 3 2019
       
  2 Oct 2 2017 Nov 10 2017
  2 Jan 2 2018 Feb 9 2018
  2 May 8 2018
Jun 15 2018
  2 Oct 1 2018
Nov 9 2018
  2 Jan 7 2019
Feb 15 2019
       
  3 Nov 14 2017 Dec 22 2017
  3 Feb 13 2018
Mar 23 2018
  3 Nov 12 2018
Dec 21 2018
  3 Feb 18 2019
Mar 29 2019
       
   Level Start Date End Date
Recreation Vehicle Service Technician      
       
Distance Delivery: Level 1 1A Dec 19 2017 Feb 22 2018
In-School Component: Level 1 1B Feb 26 2018 Apr 6 2018
Distance Delivery: Level 1 1A Dec 17 2018 Feb 22 2019
In-School Component: Level 1 1B Feb 25 2019 Apr 5 2019
       
In-School Only: Level 2 2 Oct 30 2017 Dec 22 2017
In-School Only: Level 2 2 Oct 29 2018 Dec 21 2018
       
In-School Only: Level 3 3 Jan 2 2018 Feb 23 2018
In-School Only: Level 3 3 Jan 7 2019 Mar 1 2019
       
   Level Start Date End Date
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic      
(All levels at Penticton Campus)      
  1 May 7 2018 Jun 15 2018
  1 Mar 11 2019 Apr 18 2019
       
  2 Sep 10 2018 Oct 19 2018
       
  3 Mar 5 2018
Apr 27 2018
  3 Oct 29 2018 Dec 21 2018
       
  4 Oct 30 2017 Dec 22 2017
  4 Jan 2 2018
Feb 23 2018
  4 Jan 7 2019 Mar 1 2019
       
   Level Start Date End Date
Sheet Metal Worker      
  1 Jan 2 2018 Feb 9 2018
  1 Jan 7 2019 Feb 15 2019
       
  2 Feb 13 2018
Mar 23 2018
  2 Aug 20 2018 Sep 28 2018
       
  3 Oct 2 2017 Nov 10 2017
  3 Oct 1 2018 Nov 9 2018
       
  4 Nov 13 2017 Dec 22 2017
  4 Nov 12 2018 Dec 21 2018
       
   Level Start Date End Date
Steamfitter/ Pipefitter      
  1 May 22 2018 Jun 29 2018
       
  2 Oct 1 2018 Nov 9 2018
       
  3 May 27 2019 Jul 5 2019
       
  4  Oct 2 2017 Nov 24 2017
       
   Level Start Date End Date
Truck and Transport Mechanic (NEW)      
  4 Jan 2 2018  Jan 26 2018
  4 Jan 7 2019 Feb 1 2019
       

Level

Start Date End Date
Welder



1 Mar 26 2018 May 18 2018
  1 Oct 29 2018 Dec 21 2018
       
  2 May 28 2018  Jul 20 2018
  2 Jan 7 2019 Mar 1 2019
       

3 Jan 2 2018 Mar 16 2018
  3 Aug 7 2018 Oct 19 2018
  3 Mar 11 2019 May 24 2019


 Level  Start Date End Date
 Level  Start Date End Date