Apprenticeship Schedule

Okanagan College welcomes all apprentices!  

 IMPORTANT INFORMATION: 

  • Apprentices should take their technical training in sequential order.
  • Classes fill quickly – it is best to reserve your seat 10 to 12 months in advance.
  • Classes are held at the Kelowna campus unless otherwise noted.

To view the schedule for your trade - scroll down! If you have any questions contact 1-800-621-3038  

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Level Start Date End Date
Automotive Glass Technician


  1 Apr 1 2019 Apr 12 2020

1 Apr 20 2020 May 1 2020




  Level  Start Date End Date
Automotive Painter



1
Sep 16 2019 Oct 11 2019

Level  Start Date End Date
Automotive Refinishing Prep Technician



1 Jan 7 2019 Feb 1 2019




  Level Start Date   End Date
Automotive Service Technician

For more information on harmonization and which intake you should be taking
please visit www.itabc.ca/program/automotive-service-technician-ast-1-2-3-and-4 


     
  Harmonized Level 1 Sep 10 2018 Oct 26 2018
  Harmonized Level 1 Apr 8 2019 May 24 2019
 Harmonized Level
1
Sep 9 2019
Oct 25 2019
       
  Harmonized Level 2 Sep 10 2018 Oct 26 2018
  Harmonized Level 2 Feb 19 2019 Apr 5 2019
  Harmonized Level Apr 8 2019 May 24 2019 
 Harmonized Level
2
May 27 2019
Jul 12 2019
 Harmonized Level
2
Sep 9 2019
Oct 25 2019
       
  Harmonized Level 3 Oct 29 2018 Dec 14 2018
  Harmonized Level 3 Jan 7 2019 Feb 22 2019
Non-Harmonized Level  3  Jan 7 2019 Feb 22 2019
 Harmonized Level
3
Oct 28 2019
Dec 13 2019
 Harmonized Level
3
Jan 6 2020
Feb 21 2020
 Harmonized Level
3
Feb 24 2020
Apr 9 2020
       
  4 Oct 29 2018 Dec 7 2018
  4 Jan 7 2019 Feb 15 2019
  4 Feb 25 2019 Apr 5 2019

4 May 27 2019 July 5 2019
 Harmonized Level
4
Oct 28 2019
Dec 13 2019
Harmonized Level
4
Jan 6, 2020
Feb 21 2020
 Harmonized Level
4
Feb 24 2020
Apr 9 2020
       
  Level   Start Date End Date 
 Baker      
   2  Oct 1, 2018 Oct 25, 2018
       
  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 Jul 30 2018 Sep 14 2018
  Harmonized Level 1 Jan 14 2019 Mar 01 2019
Harmonized Level 1  Apr 8 2019 May 24 2019
Harmonized Level
1 Jun 3 2019 Jul 19 2019
Harmonized Level 1 Jul 29 2019 Sep 13 2019
Harmonized Level 1 Jan 6 2020 Feb 21 2020
       
  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 20 2018
  Harmonized Level 2 Jan 8 2019 Feb 22 2019
  Harmonized Level 2 Feb 26 2019 Apr 12 2019
Harmonized Level 2 Jun 4 2019 Jul 19 2019
 Harmonized Level 2 Jul 30 2019 Sep 13 2019
Harmonized Level 2 Sep 17 2019 Nov 1 2019
 Harmonized Level 2 Jan 7 2020 Feb 21 2020
Harmonized Level
2 Feb 25 2020 Apr 9 2020
       
  3 Sep 17 2018 Nov 2 2018
  3 Nov 5 2018 Dec 20 2018
  3 Jan 7 2019 Feb 22 2019
  3 Feb 25 2019 Apr 12 2019
Harmonized Level 3 Apr 15 2019
May 31 2019
Harmonized Level
3 Sep 16 2019 Nov 1 2019
Harmonized Level 3 Nov 4 2019 Dec 20 2019
 Harmonized Level 3 Jan 6 2020 Feb 21 2020
Harmonized Level 3 Feb 24 2020 Apr 9 2020
       
  Sep 18 2018 Nov 2 2018
  4 Nov 6 2018 Dec 20 2018
 Vernon 4 Jan 15 2019 Mar 1 2019
  4 Mar 5 2019 Apr 19 2019
  4 Sep 17 2019 Nov 1 2019
  4 Nov 5 2019 Dec 20 2019
  4 Jan 14 2020 Feb 28 2020
  4 Mar 3 2020 Apr 17 2020
        
  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 4733
     
   2 Oct 29 2018 Dec 7 2018



 

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

For more information on harmonization and which intake you should be taking
please visit www.itabc.ca/program/electrician-construction 

     

1 Aug 7 2018 Oct 12 2018
Harmonized Level 1 Jan 8 2019 Mar 15 2019
PenCE Harmonized Level 1 Mar 18 2019 May 24 2019
Harmonized Level 1 Mar 19 2019 May 24 2019
Harmonized Level  1 May 28 2019 Aug 2 2019
Harmonized Level  Aug 6 2019 Oct 11 2019
  PenCE Harmonized Level 1 Jan 6 2020 Mar 13 2020
Harmonized Level 1 Jan 7 2020 Mar 13 2020
Harmonized Level  1 Mar 24 2020 May 29 2020
       

2 Aug 7 2018 Oct 12 2018
PenCE 2 Aug 7 2018 Oct 12 2018
2 Oct 16 2018 Dec 21 2018
Harmonized Level 2 Jan 8 2019 Mar 15 2019
Harmonized Level 2 Mar 19 2019 May 24 2019
Harmonized Level  2 May 28 2019 Aug 2 2019
Harmonized Level  Aug 6 2019 Oct 11 2019
PenCE Harmonized Level 2 Aug 6 2019 Oct 11 2019
Harmonized Level  2 Oct 15 2019 Dec 20 2019
Harmonized Level  2 Jan 7 2020 Mar 13 2020
Harmonized Level  2 Mar 24 2020 May 29 2020
       
  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
Harmonized Level  3 Jan 6 2020 Mar 12 2020
 Current Level 3 Mar 23 2020 Mar 12 2020
Harmonized Level  3 Mar 23 2020 May 28 2020
       
  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
  4 Mar 23 2020 May 29 2020
PenCE   4 Apr 6 2020 Jun 12 2020
Level 4 Construction Electrician will not be Harmonized until Dec 1, 2020       
  Level  Start Date  End Date
Heavy Duty Equipment Technician (New Program)      
  4 Oct 1 2018 Oct 26 2018
  4 Jan 7 2019 Feb 1 2019
  4 Feb 4 2019 Mar 1 2019
  4 Mar 11 2019 Apr 5 2019
  4 Nov 18 2019 Dec 13 2019
  4 Jan 6 2020 Jan 31 2020
  4 Feb 3 2020 Feb 28 2020
  4 Mar 9 2020 Apr 3 2020
       
  Level Start Date End Date

Heavy Mechanical Trades (NEW)

Heavy Duty Equipment Technician, Truck and Transport Mechanic,

Transport Trailer Technician, Diesel Engine Mechanic

 

  1 Sep 4 2018 Nov 9 2018
  1 Feb 11 2019 Apr 18 2019
  1 Sep 3 2019 Nov 8 2019
  1 Feb 10 2020 Apr 17 2020
       
  2 Aug 7 2018 Sep 28 2018
  2 Apr 29 2019 Jun 21 2019
  2 Aug 6 2019 Sep 27 2019
       

3 Jul 23 2018 Aug 31 2018
  3 Oct 29 2018 Dec 7 2018
  3 Nov 13 2018 Dec 20 2018
  3 Apr 15 2019 May 24 2019
  3 Jul 22 2019 Aug 30 2019
  3 Sep 30 2019 Nov 8 2019
  3 Nov 12 2019 Dec 20 2019
       
  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. 

For information on Harmonization please see www.itabc.ca/program/electrician-industrial



     
  Level Start Date End Date
Motor Vehicle Body Repairer

(Automotive Collision Repair)
 


  1 Feb 4 2019 Mar 8 2019
  1 Feb 3 2020 Mar 13 2020
       
  2 Apr 29 2019 May 31 2019
       
  3 Jun 10 2019 Jul 19 2019
       
  Level Start Date End Date
Multi-Process Alloy Welding (MPAW) 

(Dates to be determined)

       

Level Start Date End Date
Plumber      
  1 Apr 15 2019 May 24 2019
       
  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 2 2018 Nov 9 2018
  3 Feb 19 2019 Mar 29 2019
  3 Apr 2 2019 May 10 2019
       
  4 Sep 4 2018 Oct 26 2018
  4 Oct 29 2018 Dec 21 2018
  4 Jan 7 2019  Mar 1 2019
  4
May 27 2019
Jul 19 2019
       
  Level  Start Date End Date
Professional Cook      
  1 Mar 25 2019
May 3 2019
       
  2 Oct 1 2018
Nov 9 2018
  2 Jan 7 2019
Feb 15 2019
       
  3 Nov 13 2018
Dec 20 2018
  3 Feb 19 2019
Mar 29 2019
       
  Level Start Date End Date
Recreation Vehicle Service Technician      
Level 1 is in 2 components; both are required for completion.
Levels 2 and 3 are available in class only
     
       
Level 1 (Part 1 - 8 weeks online) 1 Dec 18 2018 Feb 21 2019
Level 1 (Part 2 - 8 weeks in-class) 1 Mar 4 2019 Apr 12 2019
Level 1 (Part 1 - 8 weeks online) 1 Dec 17 2019 Feb 27 2020
Level 1 (Part 2 - 8 weeks in-class) 1 Mar 2 2020 Apr 9 2020
       
Level 2 2 Oct 29 2018 Dec 21 2018
Level 2 2 Oct 28 2019 Dec 20 2019
       
Level 3 3 Jan 7 2019 Mar 1 2019
Level 3 3 Jan 6 2020 Feb 28 2020
       
  Level Start Date End Date
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic      
(All levels at Penticton Campus)      
  1 May 13 2019 Jun 21 2019
       
  2 Sep 10 2018 Oct 19 2018
  2 Sep 9 2019
Oct 18 2019
  2 Sep 8 2020 Oct 16 2020
       
  3 Oct 29 2018 Dec 21 2018
  3 Oct 28 2019
Dec 20 219
       
  4 Jan 7 2019 Mar 1 2019
  4 Jan 6 2020
Feb 28 2020
       
  Level Start Date End Date
Sheet Metal Worker      
  1 Nov 13 2018 Dec 20 2018
  1 Nov 12 2019 Dec 20 2019
  1 Nov 16 2020 Dec 24 2020
       
  2 Aug 20 2018 Sep 28 2018
  2 Aug 19 2019 Sep 27 2019
  2 Aug 24 2020 Oct 2 2020
       
  3 Oct 1 2018 Nov 9 2018
  3 Sep 30 2019 Nov 8 2019
  3 Oct 5 2020 Nov 13 2020
       
  4 Jan 7 2019 Feb 15 2019
  4 Jan 6 2020 Feb 14 2020
  4 Jan 4 2021 Feb 12 2021
       
  Level Start Date End Date
Steamfitter/ Pipefitter      
  2 Oct 1 2018 Nov 9 2018
       
  3 May 27 2019 Jul 5 2019
       
   4  Sep 30 2019  Nov 22 2019
       
  Level Start Date End Date
Truck and Transport Mechanic (NEW)      
  4 Jan 7 2019 Feb 1 2019
  4 Jan 6 2020 Jan 31 2020
       
  Level Start Date End Date
Welder


  2 Jul 08 2019 Aug 30 2019
       
  3 Aug 7 2018 Oct 19 2018
  3 Mar 11 2019 May 24 2019


 Level  Start Date End Date
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