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Explore the many programs at Okanagan College's campuses in Kelowna, Penticton, Salmon Arm and Vernon, our other learning centres throughout the region, or online.

Download your copy of our 2019-20 viewbook, or click here to check out the online viewbook interactively. 

You can also book a campus tour, ask an advisor, or click here to apply online. 

Women in Trades


The Gateway to the Building Trades for Women program provides an opportunity to test-drive a career in the trades. This 12-week program introduces women to a wide range of trades from carpentry and joinery, to plumbing, electrical, sheet metal, welding and even automotive. Find out which skilled trade is right for you.

Applications are now open for the April intake in Penticton. Sponsorships are available. To learn more, click here

Writing and Publishing

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The publishing industry is evolving and Okanagan College’s Writing and Publishing diploma program prepares graduates to pursue work across this dynamic field, including editing, graphic design, and marketing for independent presses and commercial publishing houses. Students may also continue their studies in creative writing, journalism, graphic design, marketing, or media studies.

No matter what career path chosen, graduates leave program with a broad skillset suited to a wide range of professional writing and publishing applications. 

Learn more here.